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They Were Expendable

Author: John FordFrank W WeadWilliam Lindsay WhiteJohn WayneRobert MontgomeryAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Turner Entertainment Co. ; Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]. ©2006
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Standard versionView all editions and formats
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They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
War films
Films for the hearing impaired
War
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Ford; Frank W Wead; William Lindsay White; John Wayne; Robert Montgomery; Donna Reed; Jack Holt; Ward Bond; Herbert Stothart; Joseph H August; Frank E Hull; Douglas Biggs; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Turner Entertainment Co.; Warner Bros. Entertainment.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419829912 9781419829918 1419828908 9781419828904
OCLC Number: 70180764
Language Note: Closed-captioned. In English with English and French and Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Videodisc release of a 1945 motion picture.
For special features see interactive menu.
Based on the book by William L. White.
Credits: Director of photography, Joseph H. August ; editor, Frank E. Hull and Douglass Biggs ; music, Herbert Stothart.
Cast: Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt, Ward Bond.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (135 minutes) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, Dolby digital mono.
Contents: Searchers (50th anniversary) / 2 DVDs (119 min.) --
Wings of eagles / (110 min.) --
Stagecoach / 2 DVDs (96 min. + bonus features) --
Long voyage home / (105 min.) --
Three godfathers / (106 min.) --
Fort Apache (128 min.) --
She wore a yellow ribbon (103 min.) --
They were expendable / (135 min.)
Other Titles: John Wayne/John Ford Film Collection
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture ; a John Ford production ; screenplay by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford.

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They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor.

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