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The Monuments Men

Author: George ClooneyGrant HeslovMatt DamonBill MurrayJohn GoodmanAll authors
Publisher: [Culver City, Calif.] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Feature films
War films
Historical films
Biographical films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Drama
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Clooney; Grant Heslov; Matt Damon; Bill Murray; John Goodman; Cate Blanchett; Hugh Bonneville; Bob Balaban; Jean Dujardin; Dimitri Leonidas; Alexandre Desplat; Louise Frogley; Stephen Mirrione; James Bissell; Phedon Papamichael; Robert M Edsel; Columbia Pictures,; Fox 2000 Pictures,; Smokehouse Pictures (Firm),; Obelisk Productions,; Studio Babelsberg,; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),
OCLC Number: 875924297
Language Note: In English or dubbed French (Doublé au Québec); optional English, English (SDH), French, and Spanish subtitles; English and French (Doublé au Québec) descriptive audio tracks for people with visual disabilities.
Notes: Based on the book by Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter.
Special features: George Clooney's mission; Marshalling the troops.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Credits: Music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Louise Frogley ; editor, Stephen Mirrione ; production designer, Jim Bissell ; director of photography, Phedon Papamichael.
Cast: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Cate Blanchett, Hugh Bonneville, Bob Balaban, Jean Dujardin, Dmitri Leonidas.
Target Audience: MPAA Rating: PG-13; for some images of war violence and historical smoking ; Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 118 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1 aspect ratio) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: Monuments Men (Motion picture)
Monuments Men (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures and Fox 2000 Pictures present a Smokehouse production ; screenplay by George Clooney & Grant Heslov ; produced by Grant Heslov, George Clooney ; directed by George Clooney ; a co-production between Obelisk Productions Limited and Studio Babelsberg.

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An unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time, they would risk their lives to protect mankind's greatest achievements.

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