(This DVD is in NTSC - Format)
When the Edmonton Oilers announced plans for an outdoor game in Northern Alberta in November, most fans had one thought on their minds: WHAT ARE YOU, NUTS?!?!?! And yet, when it was all said and done, every hockey fan wanted to know: WHEN IS THE NEXT ONE?!?!?! The Heritage Classic, featuring "Legends" and regular-season games between the Montreal Canadiens and the Edmonton Oilers, was a spectacular success, bringing early-season excitement to the NHL that had never been seen before. This incredible DVD set features every moment of the two games played on November 22, 2003 at jam-packed Commonwealth Stadium from the original CBC Hockey Night in Canada broadcast, as well as some fantastic extras. A must-have addition to your sports DVD collection - now this is hockey!
A NOVEMBER TO REMEMBER
When the bone chilling cold of winter descends on the plains of Alberta, the game of hockey provides a warmth and charm like no other. On November 22nd, 2003, nature and a national pastime combined to create one of the most memorable events in Canadian sports history. The Heritage Classic, "A November to Remember" at Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium. Relive this once in a lifetime event as the legends of yesterday and the stars of today returned to their roots and relived their childhood memories in front of an entire nation. Watch as some of the greatest players lace up a pair of skates: Wayne Gretzky, Guy Lafleur, Mark Messier and Larry Robinson as they take to the ice in the MegaStars Game. Step inside the dressing rooms and on to the ice as Kevin Lowe, Dave Semenko, Marty McSorley tell the story. THIS IS A TREASURE THAT WILL LEAVE YOU WITH AN INDELIBLE MEMORY OF THE MOMENTOUS CELEBRATION THAT WAS THE HERITAGE CLASSIC.
DVD Special Features: Behind-the-scenes "Making of the Heritage Classic"; Interviews of former Edmonton Oilers players; Photos from the day's events; Commentary with Kevin Lowe and Craig Simpson; and Much More!
- Publisher: Manufactured and distributed by NHL Productions and Warner Home Video, 2004
- Condition: Brand-New.
Running time 375 minutes.