Che: Part One DVD
Starring Julia Ormond, Benicio del Toro, Rodrigo Santoro, Demian Bichir, Yul Vazquez, Santiago Cabrera, Roberto Santana, Marise Alvarez, Elvira Minguez, Armando Riesco, Norman Santiago
Directed by Steven Soderbergh
First instalment of Steven Soderbergh's political drama starring Benicio del Toro as iconic revolutionary Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, based on the memoirs of Guevara.
The film follows events in late 1950s Cuba, when Che and a band of Cuban exiles led by Fidel Castro (Demian Bichir) set out for Cuba from Mexico and, over the next two years, mobilise an army in order to topple the US-supported dictatorship of Fulgenzio Batista.
The second part, which is subtitled 'The Guerilla', is also based on the memoirs of Guevara.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (15)
- EAN: 5055201806765
- Catalogue number: OPTD1533
- Studio: Optimum Home Entertainment
- Release date: 29/06/2009
- Genre: Drama
- Colour: Colour