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The big lift

Author: George SeatonWilliam PerlbergMontgomery CliftPaul DouglasCornell BorchersAll authors
Publisher: Narbeth, PA : Alpha Video Distributors, ©2002.
Series: Alpha video classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1948, the Soviet Union blockades the Allied sections of Berlin in order to bring the city completely under their dominance. Sgt. Hank Kowalski and Sgt. Danny McCullough are part of the American force sent to help the war-torn German civilians. Still struggling with misguided loathing of Germans, their experience and relationships with the men and women of Berlin help them overcome these prejudices ... [F]ilm on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Historical films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Seaton; William Perlberg; Montgomery Clift; Paul Douglas; Cornell Borchers; Bruni Löbel; Otto Eduard Hasse; Alfred Newman; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation,; Alpha Video Distributors,
OCLC Number: 53174879
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1950.
Credits: Director of photography, Charles G. Clarke ; music, Alfred Newman ; film editors, Robert Simpson, William Reynolds.
Cast: Montgomery Clift, Paul Douglas, Cornell Borchers, Bruni Löbel, O.E. Hasse.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 119 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, may not play on all computers or players/recorders.
Series Title: Alpha video classics.
Responsibility: Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; Producer, William Perlberg ; writer and director, George Seaton.

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"In 1948, the Soviet Union blockades the Allied sections of Berlin in order to bring the city completely under their dominance. Sgt. Hank Kowalski and Sgt. Danny McCullough are part of the American force sent to help the war-torn German civilians. Still struggling with misguided loathing of Germans, their experience and relationships with the men and women of Berlin help them overcome these prejudices ... [F]ilm on location in bombed-out Berlin."--Container.

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