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Saving Private Ryan

Author: Steven SpielbergRobert RodatJanusz KamińskiJohn WilliamsTom Hanks; et al; All authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : DreamWorks Home Entertainment : Paramount Home Entertainment, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : English : 2-disc special edView all editions and formats
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The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion of Normandy beach. Once the men move beyond the beach, Captain John Miller must take his men behind the German lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have already been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: War films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg; Robert Rodat; Janusz Kamiński; John Williams; Tom Hanks; Edward Burns; Matt Damon; Dreamworks Pictures.; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Amblin Entertainment (Firm); Mutual Film Company.; Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm); et al
OCLC Number: 832094911
Language Note: In English, Japanese, Thai with subtitles in English, Japanese, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Thai, Bahasa Indonesia, Hindi, Bahasa Malaysia.
Notes: "Dreamworks Pictures, Amblin Entertainment, Paramount Pictures"--Disc.
Special features: Saving private Ryan-with an introduction by director Steven Spielberg: Looking into the past ; Miller and his Platoon ; Boot camp ; Making Saving private Ryan ; Re-creating Omaha beach ; Music and sound ; Parting thoughts ; Into the Breach ; Theatrical trailer HD ; Re-release trailer HD. Shooting war-WWII combat photographers; hosted by Tom Hanks.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Matt Damon.
Awards: Winner 5 Acadmey Awards including best director Steven Spielberg 1998.
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 169 min.) sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray disc; 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen.
Contents: Disc 1. Feature film --
disc 2. Special features.
Responsibility: DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present an Amblin Entertainment production in association with Mutual Film Company ; produced by Steven Spielberg ... [et al.] ; written by Robert Rodat ; directed by Steven Spielberg.

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The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion of Normandy beach. Once the men move beyond the beach, Captain John Miller must take his men behind the German lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have already been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? 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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