This is a Blu-Ray DVD made for Blue-laser Format players which produce higher quality picture and sound.
Joaquin Phoenix and John Travolta ignite intense action in Ladder 49 on Blu-ray Disc. Packed with adventure and suspense, this star-powered saga goes above and beyond the call of duty in this explosive new format.
Firefighter Jack Morrison (Phoenix) grows from inexperienced rookie to seasoned veteran in a job that makes him a hero to strangers yet often shortchanges his family - until he becomes trapped in the worst blaze of his career and must decide who and what are most important to him. Feel the heat from searing special effects in 1080p, and hear the scream of sirens with 5.1 kHz, 24-bit uncompressed audio. Fully experience this tale of uncommon courage with Blu-ray High Definition!