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To end all wars

Author: Jack HaferDavid L CunninghamBrian GodawaRobert CarlyleKiefer SutherlandAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2004], ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on actual events that happened during World War II when 61,000 Allied POWs were forced by the Japanese to build the Thailand-Burma Railway - better known to the soldiers as the "Railway of Death". This is the story of a Scottish regiment forced to help construct the infamous railway and how they had to fight to survive and ultimately forgive their brutal captors.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
War films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Hafer; David L Cunningham; Brian Godawa; Robert Carlyle; Kiefer Sutherland; Ciarán McMenamin; Mark Strong; Sakae Kimura; Masayuki Yui; James Cosmo; John Gregg; Greg Gardiner; Tim Silano; John Cameron; Tammy More; Rina Ramon; Paul Sylbert; Ernest Gordon; Goldcrest Films International.; Gummshoe Productions (Firm); Pray for Rain Pictures (Firm); Integrity Partners (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 55083620
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the book by Ernest Gordon.
Special features: director's commentary; behind-the-scenes documentary; Fox's inside look.
Credits: Director of photography, Greg Gardiner ; editor, Tim Silano ; music composer, John Cameron ; costume designer, Tammy More, Rina Ramon ; production designer, Paul Sylbert.
Cast: Robert Carlyle, Kiefer Sutherland, Ciarán McMenamin, Mark Strong, Sakae Kimura, Masayuki Yui, James Cosmo, John Gregg.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for strong war violence and for some language.
Description: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: Goldcrest Films International presents a Gummshoe Productions and Pray for Rain Pictures production in association with Integrity Partners, a David L. Cunningham film ; produced by Jack Hafer & David L. Cunningham ; screenplay by Brian Godawa ; directed by David L. Cunningham.

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Based on actual events that happened during World War II when 61,000 Allied POWs were forced by the Japanese to build the Thailand-Burma Railway - better known to the soldiers as the "Railway of Death". This is the story of a Scottish regiment forced to help construct the infamous railway and how they had to fight to survive and ultimately forgive their brutal captors.

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