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The monuments men

Author: George ClooneyGrant HeslovMatt DamonBill MurrayJohn GoodmanAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, California, USA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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An unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Biographical films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Historical films
History
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Clooney; Grant Heslov; Matt Damon; Bill Murray; John Goodman; Jean Dujardin; Bob Balaban; Hugh Bonneville; Cate Blanchett; Robert M Edsel; Bret Witter; Columbia Pictures,; Fox 2000 Pictures,; Smokehouse Productions,; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,
OCLC Number: 1020412586
Language Note: Languages: English; also dubbed into French; Descriptive audio tracks in English and French. Subtitles: English, French, Spanish.
Notes: DVD release date: May 20, 2014.
Originally released as a motion picture on February 7, 2014.
Based on the book by Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter.
Special features: George Clooney's mission; Marshalling the troops.
Credits: Credits: Music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Louise Frogley ; editor, Stephen Mirrione ; production designer, Jim Bissell ; director of photography, Phedon Papamichael.
Performer(s): Cast: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Jean Dujardin, Bob Balaban, Hugh Bonneville, and Cate Blanchett.
Target Audience: Rated: PG-13 (for some images of war violence and historical smoking).
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1 encoding, Anamorphic Widescreen (2.40:1 aspect ratio) presentation enhanced for 16x9 TVs, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound.
Other Titles: Monuments men (Motion picture : 2014)
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures and Fox 2000 Pictures present ; a Smokehouse production ; screenplay by George Clooney & Grant Heslov ; produced by Grant Heslov, George Clooney ; directed by George Clooney.

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An unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time, they would risk their lives to protect mankind's greatest achievements.

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