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Backdraft

Author: Kurt RussellWilliam BaldwinScott GlennJennifer Jason LeighRebecca DeMornayAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stephen McCaffrey and his younger brother Brian are two feuding siblings carrying on an heroic family tradition in the Chicago fire department. Stephen is so relentless that he drives Brian out of firefighting and into arson investigation. Assisting arson investigator Donald Rimgale, Brian becomes involved in a puzzling series of arson attacks, each ignited by explosive phenomena known as backdrafts. Before the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Action and adventure films
Drama
Fiction
Fiction films
Teatro
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Russell; William Baldwin; Scott Glenn; Jennifer Jason Leigh; Rebecca DeMornay; Donald Sutherland; Robert De Niro; Gregory Widen; Richard B Lewis; Pen Densham; John Watson; Ron Howard; Imagine Entertainment (Firm); Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0783223609 9780783223605
OCLC Number: 40141988
Language Note: English or French dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991.
Bonus materials: Production notes, biographies of cast and filmmakers.
Credits: Music, Hans Zimmer ; music supervisors, Becky Mancuso and Tim Sexton ; associate producer, Todd Hallowell ; co-producer, Larry DeWaay ; executive producers, Brian Glazer and Raffaella DeLaurentiis ; film editors, Daniel Hanley and Michael Hill ; production designer, Albert Brenner ; director of photography, Mikael Salomon.
Cast: Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Rebecca DeMornay, Donald Sutherland, Robert DeNiro.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround.
Responsibility: Imagine Films Entertainment ; written by Gregory Widen ; produced by Richard B. Lewis, Pen Densham, John Watson ; directed by Ron Howard.

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Stephen McCaffrey and his younger brother Brian are two feuding siblings carrying on an heroic family tradition in the Chicago fire department. Stephen is so relentless that he drives Brian out of firefighting and into arson investigation. Assisting arson investigator Donald Rimgale, Brian becomes involved in a puzzling series of arson attacks, each ignited by explosive phenomena known as backdrafts. Before the smoke clears, love affairs are rekindled and lives are shattered as the McCaffrey brothers fight to resolve their differences and solve the mystery.

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