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Author: Tony BuiTajamika PaxtonElie SamahaAndrew StevensTimothy Linh BuiAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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In 1975, refugee camps were set up across the deserts of the United States to house an exodus of over 100,000 Vietnamese immigrants before and immediately after the fall of Saigon. When Tai arrives at Camp Pendleton, he is confronted by a camp filled with despair. A Marine is in charge of housing the refugees until sponsors can be found to help them assimilate into American life. Tai, who speaks English becomes a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Bui; Tajamika Paxton; Elie Samaha; Andrew Stevens; Timothy Linh Bui; Patrick Swayze; Forest Whitaker; Don Duong; Hiep Thi Le; Kathleen Luong; Billinjer C Tran; Trung Nguyen; Kiều Chinh; Kramer Morgenthau; Leo Trombetta; Jeff Danna; Mychael Danna; Ghia Fam; Jerry Fleming; Franchise Classics (Firm); Spirit Dance Entertainment (Firm); Rickshaw Filmworks (Firm); Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0767898699 9780767898690 1404904360 9781404904361
OCLC Number: 50560914
Language Note: English and Vietnamese dialogue, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes: Special features: director/cinematographer audio commentary; cast and crew filmographies; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers; production notes; behind-the-scenes documentary; photo gallery; deleted scenes; "light and life in Green dragon" article.
Credits: Director of photography, Kramer Morgenthau ; editor, Leo Trombetta ; music, Jeff Danna, Mychael Danna ; costume designer, Ghia Fam ; production designer, Jerry Fleming.
Cast: Patrick Swayze, Forest Whitaker, Don Duong, Hiep Thi Le, Kathleen Luong, Billinjer Tran, Trung Nguyen, Kieu Chinh.
Awards: Grand Jury prize nominee, Sundance Film Festival.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13 ; for some disturbing situations, nudity and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby surround, Dolby digital stereo, widescreen presentation, region 1.
Responsibility: Franchise Classics presents a Spirit Dance Entertainment production in association with Rickshaw Filmworks, a Timothy Linh Bui film ; producers, Tony Bui, Tajamika Paxton, Elie Samaha, Andrew Stevens ; story, Timothy Linh Bui, Tony Bui ; written & directed by Timothy Linh Bui.

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In 1975, refugee camps were set up across the deserts of the United States to house an exodus of over 100,000 Vietnamese immigrants before and immediately after the fall of Saigon. When Tai arrives at Camp Pendleton, he is confronted by a camp filled with despair. A Marine is in charge of housing the refugees until sponsors can be found to help them assimilate into American life. Tai, who speaks English becomes a translator for the Marine.

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