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VCD 009 (COL)


Patriot, The

Volume ID Number: 1106003063.

Type of Material: Moving Image or Slide/Transparency

Main Title: The patriot

Variant Title: Copyright application title: Last American

Published/Created: 1999

Related Name: Emmerich, Roland, direction.
Related Name: Rodat, Robert, writing.
Related Name: Gibson, Mel, cast.

Description: 2 compact discs in 1 can (VCD) (ca. 164 in.) : sd., col. : 3/4 in. trk

Summary: Benjamin Martin is a South Carolina planter who is still haunted by his notoriously brutal past as a soldier in the French and Indian War. When the American Revolution comes, he chooses not to fight for the Continental Army because he wants to protect his family. But when the British Colonel Tavington threatens theri welfare and kills one of his sons, he chooses to enlist. Martin becomes the leader of a makeshift militia, which consists of peasants, slaves, a minister, and assorted other irregulars. During the war Martin and his men discover that they will pay a steep personal price for their rebellion. But thanks to their courage and bravery, they are also destined to pay a pivotal role in turning the tide against the Redcoats

Notes: Summary and other information taken from Library of Congress and IMDb

Cast: Heath Ledger, Joely Richardson, Jason Isaacs, Nel Gibson.Chris Cooper (I), Tchéky Karyo, Rene Auberjonois, Lisa Brenner, Tom Wilkinson (I), Donal Logue, Leon Rippy, Adam Baldwin, Jay Arlen Jones, Joey D. Vieira, Gregory Smith

Credits: Produced by dean Devlin, Mark Gordon, Gary Levinsohn ; original music by John Williams ; cinematography by Caleb Deschanel ; film editing by david Brenner ; casting by David Bloch, April Webster

Genre: Action.
Genre: Drama.
Genre: War.

Call No: VCD 009

2000 Edition
videorecording VCD 165 min.
2 videodiscs : sd. , col. : 4 3/4 in diameter
©2000,  2000, Tri-Star/Columbia Studios , United States
Distributed by Magnavision Inc.
AV Material ID 1000000783
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