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Saving Private Ryan.

Author: Steven Spielberg; Robert Rodat; Ian Bryce; Mark Gordon; Gary Levinsohn
Publisher: [Australia] : Paramount Home Entertainment, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : No Linguistic Content : 60th Anniversary Commemorative edView all editions and formats
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The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion, then moves beyond the beach as it follows a squad of American soldiers who embark on a dangerous special mission. Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVDs
War films
Historical films
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg; Robert Rodat; Ian Bryce; Mark Gordon; Gary Levinsohn
OCLC Number: 773197319
Language Note: In English. Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Cataloged from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
Credits: Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; music by John Williams.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore, Nathan Fillion.
Awards: Winner of five Academy Awards including Best Picture.
Target Audience: R15 : depicts graphic and realistic war scenes.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 163 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; dual layer ; 1.78:1 anamorphic widescreen ; encoded for region 4 ; PAL.
Contents: Special features: an introduction to the film ; looking into the past ; Miller & his platoon ; boot camp ; re-creating Omaha Beach ; music & sound.

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The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion, then moves beyond the beach as it follows a squad of American soldiers who embark on a dangerous special mission. Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer - and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honour, decency and courage.

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