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Title Saving Private Ryan [videorecording] / Dreamworks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present an Amblin Entertainment production in association with Mutual Film Company ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Ian Bryce, Mark Gordon, Gary Levinsohn ; written by Robert Rodat.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Dreamworks, c1999.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 FSCC AV Room Videocassettes  V 973 SAV 1998    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen special limited ed.
Description 2 videocassettes (197 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Note Originally issued as a motion picture in 1998.
Contents Pt. 1. Feature (172 min.) -- pt. 2. Bonus footage (25 min.).
Access Restricted to home use or face-to-face teaching.
Credits Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams.
Cast Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore, Jeremy Davies, Barry Pepper, Ted Danson.
Summary Captain John Miller (Tom Hanks) must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage.
System Details VHS, stereo surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Award, Best director, 1998.
Subject Feature films.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Missing in action -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Soldiers -- United States -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Spielberg, Steven, 1946-
Rodat, Robert, 1959-
Bryce, Ian, 1956-
Gordon, Mark, 1956-
Levinsohn, Gary.
Hanks, Tom.
Burns, Edward, 1968-
Damon, Matt.
Sizemore, Tom, 1961-
Dreamworks Pictures.
Paramount Pictures.
Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
Mutual Film Company.
ISBN 0783238843

 
    
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