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Author: Robert ZemeckisWilliam Broyles, Jr.Steve StarkeyTom HanksJack RapkeAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen version, special ed. 2-disc setView all editions and formats
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Chuck, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph. D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia ditches at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and he washes up on a tiny island with nothing but some flotsam and jetsam from the aircraft's cargo. Can he survive in this tropical wasteland? Will he ever return to woman he loves?
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Survival films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Zemeckis; William Broyles, Jr.; Steve Starkey; Tom Hanks; Jack Rapke; Helen Hunt; Nick Searcy; Jenifer Lewis; Geoffrey Blake; Peter Von Berg; Chris Noth; Lari White; Don Burgess; Alan Silvestri; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Dreamworks Pictures.; ImageMovers (Firm); Playtone (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Language Note: Dialogue in English with optional soundtrack in French and optional subtitles in English and Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
OCLC Number: 47112404
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
Bonus features: Commentary by Robert Zemeckis & crew ; "The Charlie Rose Show" interview with Tom Hanks ; "Wilson: the life & death of a Hollywood extra" featurette ; "The Island" featurette ; special effects vignettes ; "S.T.O.P.: surviving as a castaway" survivalists documentary ; HBO "First Look" documentary ; Storyboard-to-film comparison ; Concept art gallery ; Theatrical trailers & TV spots.
Credits: Director of photography, Don Burgess ; edited by Arthur Schmidt ; music composed and conducted by Alan Silvestri ; production designer, Rick Carter ; art direction, Stefan Dechant, Elizabeth Lapp, Jim Teegarden ; set decoration, Rosemary Brandenburg, Karen O'Hara ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; executive producer, Joan Bradshaw.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Nick Searcy, Jenifer Lewis, Geoffrey Blake, Peter von Berg, Chris Noth, Lari White.
Target Audience: Rated PG-13.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 143 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby surround; anamorphic widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1); Dolby Digital.
Contents: Commentary by Robert Zemeckis & crew ; "The Charlie Rose Show" interview with Tom Hanks ; "Wilson: the life & death of a Hollywood extra" featurette ; "The Island" featurette ; special effects vignettes ; "S.T.O.P.: surviving as a castaway" survivalists documentary ; HBO "First Look" documentary ; Storyboard-to-film comparison ; Concept art gallery ; Theatrical trailers & TV spots.
Other Titles: Cast away (Motion picture)
Castaway
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox and Dreamworks Pictures present an Imagemovers/Playtone production ; directed by Robert Zemeckis ; written by William Broyles, Jr. ; produced by Steve Starkey, Tom Hanks, Robert Zemeckis, Jack Rapke ; a Robert Zemeckis Film.

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Chuck, a top international manager for FedEx, and Kelly, a Ph. D. student, are in love and heading towards marriage. Then Chuck's plane to Malaysia ditches at sea during a terrible storm. He's the only survivor, and he washes up on a tiny island with nothing but some flotsam and jetsam from the aircraft's cargo. Can he survive in this tropical wasteland? Will he ever return to woman he loves?
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