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The boys from Brazil

Author: Martin RichardsStanley O'TooleFranklin J SchaffnerGregory PeckLaurence OlivierAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele, to clone Hitler.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Feature films
Detective and mystery films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Historical films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Adolf Hitler; Josef Mengele; Adolf Hitler; Josef Mengele
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Richards; Stanley O'Toole; Franklin J Schaffner; Gregory Peck; Laurence Olivier; James Mason; Lilli Palmer; Ira Levin; Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm); Producer Circle Company.
ISBN: 0784012717 9780784012710 6312772470 9786312772477
OCLC Number: 43664451
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Widescreen version.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1978.
Based on the novel by Ira Levin.
Credits: Director of photography, Henri Decae; editor, Robert E. Swink, A.C.E.; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Cast: Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier, James Mason, Lilli Palmer.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format; mono. sound; matted 1.85:1 aspect ratio.
Other Titles: Boys from Brazil (Motion picture)
Responsibility: a Producer Circle production ; produced by Martin Richards and Stanley O'Toole ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner.
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A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele, to clone Hitler.

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