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Saving Private Ryan

Author: Steven Spielberg
Publisher: [Australia] : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : English : D-Day 60th anniversary commemorative 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
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg
OCLC Number: 85761725
Language Note: Soundtrack in English, with optional subtitles available in English, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Slovenian, Swedish or Turkish. Special features disc has subtitles in the above languages and also German, Spanish, French or Italian.
Notes: Feature (disc 1) 163 min.; bonus features (disc 2) 83 min.
Special features include: scene selection ; an introduction to the film ; looking into the past ; Miller and his platoon ; boot camp ; making Saving Private Ryan ; recreating Omaha beach ; music and sound ; parting thoughts.
"Paramount Pictures and Dreamworks Pictures present an Amblin Entertainment production in association with Mutual Film Company"--Screen.
DVD5291.
Credits: Producers, Steven Spielberg, Ian Bryce, Mark Gordon, Gary Levinsohn ; writer, Robert Rodat ; director, Steven Spielberg ; music, John Williams.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Tom Sizemore, Jeremy Davies.
Description: 2 videodiscs (PAL) (246 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm
Contents: Disc 1. Feature film --
Disc 2. Bonus features.
Responsibility: 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.

Disc characteristics: DVD Region 4.

Closed-captioned.

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