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Author: David SimonEdward BurnsAlexander SkarsgårdJames RansoneLee TergesenAll authors
Publisher: [New York, NY] : Home Box Office ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2009]
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Baghdad, Iraq 2003. It was impossible for the Marines of the First Recon Battalion to anticipate what would occur during those first 40 days of the Iraq War. The battalion found themselves struggling with shoddy supplies, frustrated by the chain of command and questioning the mission at every turn. A gritty, raw and brutally honest insider's look at what has become of our contemporary American war.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Biography
Drama
Historical television programs
Television adaptations
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War television programs
Biografía Teatro
Teatro
Named Person: Evan Wright; Evan Wright
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Simon; Edward Burns; Alexander Skarsgård; James Ransone; Lee Tergesen; Stark Sands; Jon Huertas; Robert Burke; Chance Kelly; Benjamin Busch; Neal Jones; Brian Patrick Wade; Michael Kelly; Eric Nenninger; Marc Menchaca; Josh Barrett; Langley Kirkwood; Rudy Reyes; Billy Lush; Jonah Lotan; Wilson Bethel; Pawel Szajda; Susanna White; Evan Wright; Simon Cellan Jones; HBO Films.; Company Pictures (Firm); Blown Deadline Productions (Firm); Home Box Office (Firm)
ISBN: 1419871366 9781419871368
OCLC Number: 320550252
Language Note: English (DTS-HD 5.1), dubbed French (DTS 2.0) or dubbed Spanish (DTS 2.0) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Title from container.
Based on the book: Generation kill / by Evan Wright.
Originally broadcast on HBO in 2008.
Contains all 7 parts of the mini-series.
Special features: Military glossary (on every episode); Chain of command chart (on every episode); Mission maps (on every episode). Disc 3: "Generation kill:" a conversation with the 1st Recon Marines; "Making Generation kill" featurette; Eric Ladin's video diaries; deleted dialogues; audio commentaries.
Credits: Cinematography, Ivan Strasburg ; editor, Jason Karsucki.
Cast: Alexander Skarsgård, James Ransone, Lee Tergesen, Stark Sands, Jon Huertas, Robert John Burke, Chance Kelly, Benjamin Busch, Neal Jones, Brian Patrick Wade, Michael Kelly, Eric Nenninger, Marc Menchaca, Josh Barrett, Langley Kirkwood, Rudy Reyes, Billy Lush, Jonah Lotan, Wilson Bethel, Pawel Szajda.
Target Audience: TV-MA.
Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 470 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray disc, region A, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby DTS 2.0 stereo. surround, 1080p High Definition.; This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Contents: Disc 1. Part 1: Get some / written by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Susanna White --
Part 2: The cradle of civilization / teleplay by Ed Burns & Evan Wright ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Susanna White --
Part 3: Screwby / teleplay by Ed Burns ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Susanna White. Disc 2. Part 4: Combat Jack / teleplay by David Simon ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Simon Cellan Jones --
Part 5: A burning dog / teleplay by Evan Wright ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Simon Cellan Jones --
Part 6: Stay frosty / teleplay by Ed Burns ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Simon Cellan Jones. Disc 3. Part 7: Bomb in the garden / teleplay by David Simon ; story by David Simon & Ed Burns ; directed by Susanna White.
Responsibility: HBO Films presents a Company Pictures production, a Blown Deadline production ; produced by David Simon and Ed Burns.

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Baghdad, Iraq 2003. It was impossible for the Marines of the First Recon Battalion to anticipate what would occur during those first 40 days of the Iraq War. The battalion found themselves struggling with shoddy supplies, frustrated by the chain of command and questioning the mission at every turn. A gritty, raw and brutally honest insider's look at what has become of our contemporary American war.

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