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VHS HE 9779 P47 (COL)


Air force one
Genre/Form: Feature films.

Volume ID Number: 1106003847

Local Call No: VHS HE 9779 P47

Main Title: Air force one / Beacon Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Radiant poduction ; directed/produced by Wolfgang Petersen ; producers, armyan Bernstein, Jon Shestack, Gail Katz ; screenplay, Andrew W. Marlowe

Variant Title: Alternative title: AFO

Published/Created: United States : Columbia Pictures, 1997

Related Name: Petersen, Wolfgang.
Related Name: Andrew W. Marlowe.
Related Name: Harrison Ford.

Description: 1 videocassette of 1 [VHS] [ca. 124 min.] : sd., col. ; 1/2 in

Summary: The President of the United States, James Marshall, takes a tough anti-terrorist stance and then becomes a hostage himself when Air Force One is taken over by terrorists from Kazakhstan, led by Ivan Korshunov, who demand the release of their fascistic leader General Radek. The President seems to escape from the plane in an emergency capsule yet is actually hiding on board. He silently kills a member of the terrorist group before establishing contact with F-15's to engage the hijacked plane. As passengers escape by parahute, Marshall is captured by Ivan and foreced to release General Radek, setting in motion in international incident

Cast: Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close, Wendy Crewson, Liesel Matthews, Paul Guilfoyle, William H. Macy, Dean Stockwell.

Credits: Producers, Armyan Bernstein, Gail Katz, Wolfgang Petersen, Jonathan Shestack ; film editor, Richard Francis-Bruce ; music, Jerry Goldsmith ; cinematography, Michael Ballhaus ; casting, Janet Hirshenson, Jane Jenkins

Subject: Hijacking of aircroft.
Subject: Air Force One (Presidential aircraft).
Subject: Presidential aircraft -- United States.
Subject: Terrorists -- United States.
Subject: Presidents -- United States.

1997 Edition
videorecording VHS 124 mins.
1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 124 min.) : sd., col. : 1/2 in.
©1997,  1997, Columbia Pictures , United States
Distributed by Viva Video
AV Material ID 1000000805
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