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Saving Private Ryan

Author: Steven Spielberg; Robert Rodat; Tom Hanks; Edward Burns; Tom Sizemore
Publisher: United States : DreamWorks Pictures, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A World War II drama about a handful of men on a mission. Capt. John Miller and his squad and medic painstakingly make it past the many obstacles and finally take one of the enemy's concrete pillboxes on top of the bluff. But no sooner have Capt. Miller and his men paused for a smoke then they are ordered to try to locate a certain private, James Ryan, who parachuted into France the night before. His three brothers  Read more...
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Genre/Form: War
Military
Drama
Material Type: Film, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg; Robert Rodat; Tom Hanks; Edward Burns; Tom Sizemore
OCLC Number: 444907787
Notes: Copyright: DreamWorks, LLC, Paramount Pictures Corporation & Amblim Entertainment, Inc. DCR 1998; PUB 24Jul98; REG 3Aug98; PA894-340.
Summary taken from the M/B/RS descriptive files.
Credits: Associate producer, Mark Huffam, Kevin de la Noy ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Tom Sizemore.
Responsibility: Amblin Entertainment production in association with Mutual Film Co. ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Ian Bryce, Mark Gordon, Gary Levinsohn ; screenplay, Robert Rodat.

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A World War II drama about a handful of men on a mission. Capt. John Miller and his squad and medic painstakingly make it past the many obstacles and finally take one of the enemy's concrete pillboxes on top of the bluff. But no sooner have Capt. Miller and his men paused for a smoke then they are ordered to try to locate a certain private, James Ryan, who parachuted into France the night before. His three brothers have all recently been killed in combat, and government policy dictates that he should return home lest his family be deprived of all its male offspring.

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