WSR Detailed LaserDisc Review

Lorenzo’s Oil

Reviewed In Issue 04 Of Widescreen Review® Stars:
Nick Nolte, Susan Sarandon.

WSR Review Scores
Picture Rating: 4
Sound Rating: 4
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DVD General Information
(Studio/Distributor): MCA/Universal Home Video
(Catalog Number): 41547
(MPAA Rating): PG13
(Retail Price): $39.98
(Running Time In Minutes): 136
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Theatrical Release): 1992
(LD Release Date): 07/01/93
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

Credits Information
(Director): George Miller
(Screenplay/Written By): George Miller & Nick Enright
(Story): NA
(Music): Various Artists
(Director Of Photography):
(Production Designer): Kristi Zea
(Visual Effects):
(Costume Designer):
(Editor): Richard Francis-Bruce & Marcus D’Arcy
(Supervising Sound Editors):
(Re-Recording Mixers):
(Executive Producers): Arnold Burk
(Co-Producers): NA
(Producers): Doug Mitchell & George Miller

DVD Picture Information
(Principal Photography): Academy Standard Flat
(Theatrical Aspect Ratio): 1.85:1
(Measured LaserDisc Aspect Ratio): 1.78:1

DVD Sound Information
(DVD Soundtrack): Dolby Surround
(Theatrical Sound): Dolby Stereo A
(Theatrical Re-Issue Soundtrack):
(Remastered Dolby Digital):
(Remastered DTS Digital Surround):
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WSR Narrative Review
Story Synopsis:
Based on a true story about loving and deternined parents who set out to fight all odds to find a cure for a rare disease to save their five-year-old son.

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(Aggressive System Surround):
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(Aggressive Split Surround):
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Superb Sound Effects Recording Quality:
Superb Music Score Recording Quality:
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