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The boys from Brazil

Author: Franklin J SchaffnerGregory PeckLaurence OlivierLilli PalmerJames MasonAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele, to clone Hitler.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video (DVD)
Mystery films
Historical films
Named Person: Adolf Hitler; Josef Mengele; Adolf Hitler; Josef Mengele
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Franklin J Schaffner; Gregory Peck; Laurence Olivier; Lilli Palmer; James Mason; Stanley O'Toole; Martin Richards; Jerry Goldsmith; Ira Levin; Producer Circle.; Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm); Producer Circle Company.
ISBN: 0784012717 9780784012710
OCLC Number: 43664451
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1978.
Based on the novel by Ira Levin.
Credits: Director of photography, Henri Decae; editor, Robert E. Swink, A.C.E.; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Cast: Gregory Peck, Laurence Oliver, James Mason ; with Lili Palmer.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format; mono. sound; matted 1.85:1 aspect ratio.
Other Titles: Boys from Brazil (Motion picture)
Responsibility: a Producer Circle production ; produced by Martin Richards and Stanley O'Toole ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner.

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A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele, to clone Hitler.

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