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A prayer for the dying

Author: Peter SnellMike HodgesEdmund WardMartin LynchMickey RourkeAll authors
Publisher: [Santa Monica, California] : MGM Home Entertainment, [Los Angeles, California] : The Samuel Goldwyn Company, [2003] [2003]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As a school bus merrily speeds past an army caravan, it suddenly explodes. Stunned and horrified Martin Fallon (Mickey Rourke) flees. He had planted the bomb for soldiers, not to kill innocent children. Now, Fallon seeks to escape his violent life against all odds.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Action and adventure films
Drama
Adventure films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Snell; Mike Hodges; Edmund Ward; Martin Lynch; Mickey Rourke; Bob Hoskins; Alan Bates; Bill Conti; Jack Higgins; Samuel Goldwyn Co.,; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.,
ISBN: 0792854691 9780792854692
OCLC Number: 52123708
Language Note: English: stereo surround, Spanish: mono. English, French and Spanish language subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Special features: original theatrical trailer.
Based on the novel by Jack Higgins.
Credits: Screenplay by Edmund Ward and Martin Lynch ; music by Bill Conti.
Cast: Mickey Rourke, Bob Hoskins, Alan Bates.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) and standard presentations ; Dolby Digital ; region 1 ; double-sided disc.
Responsibility: the Samuel Goldwyn Company presents, a Peter Snell production ; directed by Mike Hodges.

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As a school bus merrily speeds past an army caravan, it suddenly explodes. Stunned and horrified Martin Fallon (Mickey Rourke) flees. He had planted the bomb for soldiers, not to kill innocent children. Now, Fallon seeks to escape his violent life against all odds.

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