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Varian's war : [one man's fight]

Author: Lionel ChetwyndWilliam HurtJulia OrmondMatt CravenMaury ChaykinAll authors
Publisher: [Calif.?] : Showtime Entertainment, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen edView all editions and formats
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The story of Varian Fry, a forgotten hero of World War II. He constructed an elaborate underground rescue network saving some of the most influential figures of that era, including painter Marc Chagall. The safe arrival of these individuals in the United States permanently changed the face of American culture.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Historical films
Biographical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Varian Fry
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lionel Chetwynd; William Hurt; Julia Ormond; Matt Craven; Maury Chaykin; Alan Arkin; Lynn Redgrave; Denis Papillon; Neil Smolar; Daniel Jobin; Kevin Tierney; Michael Deakin; Showtime Entertainment.; Barwood Films, Ltd.; Ardent Productions.; Ardglasson Productions.; Gryphon Films.
OCLC Number: 824700992
Language Note: Includes English and Spanish language tracks ; optional English subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from disc.
Subtitle from container.
Originally produced for television broadcast.
"Based on a true story"--Cover.
Credits: Editor, Denis Papillon ; music composed by Neil Smolar ; director of photography, Daniel Jobin.
Cast: William Hurt, Julia Ormond, Matt Craven, Maury Chaykin, Alan Arkin, Lynn Redgrave.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Dolby 5.1 ; widescreen.
Other Titles: Varian's war.
Responsibility: Showtime presents in association with Barwood Films, Ardent Productions an Ardglasson Productions Gryphon Films co-production ; produced by Kevin Tierney, Michael Deakin ; written and directed by Lionel Chetwynd.

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The story of Varian Fry, a forgotten hero of World War II. He constructed an elaborate underground rescue network saving some of the most influential figures of that era, including painter Marc Chagall. The safe arrival of these individuals in the United States permanently changed the face of American culture.

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