June 26 is going to be a very Peaceful day.

Peaceful Warrior, the uplifting and inspirational film hailed by celebrities and critics alike, comes to DVD on June 26, 2007 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Nick Nolte (Hotel Rwanda), Amy Smart (Just Friends) and Scott Mechlowicz (Euro Trip) star in the feature adaptation of Dan Millman's autobiographical novel Way of the Peaceful Warrior, a cult phenomenon that has sold more than 2.5 million copies to date. Based on true events, Peaceful Warrior celebrates the power and endurance of the human spirit as it follows a determined young man who must call on all his physical, mental and spiritual strength to find his way down the difficult pathway to his heart's desire. Featuring more than one hour of exclusive bonus features, Peaceful Warrior explores fundamental human truths and life's larger meaning and purpose. The DVD is priced at $29.98.

Synopsis:

An inspirational and triumphant film about the power of the human spirit, Peaceful Warrior is the incredible true story based on Dan Millman's best selling novel. A gifted young athlete, bound for Olympic gold, Dan has it all: trophies, talent, and all the women he wants. But after a life-changing event, he comes to rely on Socrates (Nick Nolte), a mysterious stranger, and Joy (Amy Smart), an elusive young woman, to teach him the secret to overcome incredible odds and tap into new worlds of strength and understanding.

Film critics and celebrities praise Peaceful Warrior stirring portrait of a young man facing tremendous challenges on the way to achieving his dream. The film is "Powerful and moving," says Pete Hammond of Maxim Magazine. "Like Rocky for the soul!" marvels Straw Weisman, associate producer of What the "Bleep" Do We Know? while celebrated author and motivational speaker Tony Robbins declares: "This film will impact the course of your life forever."

Cast and Filmmakers:

Directed By: Victor Salva

Written By: Kevin Bernhardt, Dan Millman

Cast: Nick Nolte, Amy Smart, Scott Mechlowicz

DVD Features:

- The Journey -- Meet the cast and crew who brought this inspiring film to life.

- Developing Your Warrior -- Discover the widespread impact of the book and movie!

- Book to Screen -- Select a passage from the book and then watch it come to life onscreen.

- I'm There Too: Michelle Featherstone Music Video

- Deleted Scenes and Extended Scenes!

Technical Specs:

- Running Time: 2 Hours 1 Minute

- Layers: Dual Layer- DVD-9

- Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

- Rating: PG-13

- Audio: English: Dolby Digital 5.1, SDH

- Subtitles: Spanish and French

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Evan Jacobs