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DVD PN 1995.9 S28 1999 (HEU)


Saving private Ryan
by Spielberg, Steven

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

All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg; Tom Hanks; Ian Bryce; Edward Burns; Gary Levinsohn; Mark Gordon; Kanopy (Firm)

Cast: Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore

Credits: Producers, Steven Spielberg, Ian Bryce, Mark Gordon, Gary Levinsohn ; director, Steven Spielberg ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; writer, Robert Rodat ; music, John Williams

Notes: Videodisc release of the 1998 motion picture Anamorphic Widescreen (185:1), Digital surround play requires the use of a DTS decoder and Rated R

Awards: The Academy Awards 1998: Best Cinematography, Best Director, Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing, Best Film Editing, Best Sound; Nominated: Best Actor, Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Best Makeup, Best Music, Original Dramatic Score, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen, Best Picture

Summary: Captain John Miller 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 thir 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

Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy -- Drama.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Motion pictures and the war.
Videorecording DVD 169 mins.
1 videodisc (ca. 169 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©1999, , DreamWorks Home Entertainment, Universal City, CA
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AV Material ID 1000015114
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