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VCD DT 407.4 S36 (HEU)


Black dawk down

Main Title: Black Hawk down [videorecording] / Revolution Studios and Jerry Bruckheimer Films present a Ridley Scott film, a Jerry Bruckheimer productions in association with Scott Free Productions ; producers, Jerry Bruckheimer, Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Ken Nolan ; director, Ridley Scott.

Published/Created: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2002.

Description: 3 videodiscs in 1 can [VCD] [144 min.] : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Summary: With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters.

Cast: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore, Eric Bana, William Fichtner, Ewen Bremner, Sam Shepard.

Credits: Cinematography, Slawomir Idziak ; editor, Pietro Scalia ; music, Hans Zimmer.

Subject: Aidid, Mohammed Farah, 1934- -- Drama.
Subject: United States. Army. Task Force Ranger -- Drama.
Subject: Operation Restore Hope, 1992-1993 -- Drama.

Video Compact Disc VCD 144 min.
2 videodiscs in 1 can (VCD) (ca. 144 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©2002,  2002, Columbia Tristar Home Video , Culver City, CA.
Distributed by MagnaVision Home Video
AV Material ID 1000006060
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