The Resource Rescue dawn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Top Gun Productions present in association with Thema Production, a Gibraltar Films production ; produced by Steve Marlton, Elton Brand, Harry Knapp ; written and directed by Werner Herzog, (videorecording)

Rescue dawn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Top Gun Productions present in association with Thema Production, a Gibraltar Films production ; produced by Steve Marlton, Elton Brand, Harry Knapp ; written and directed by Werner Herzog, (videorecording)

Label
Rescue dawn
Title
Rescue dawn
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Top Gun Productions present in association with Thema Production, a Gibraltar Films production ; produced by Steve Marlton, Elton Brand, Harry Knapp ; written and directed by Werner Herzog
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When U.S. fighter pilot Dieter Dengler escapes death after being shot down over one of the most intense front lines in the Vietnam War, his troubles were just beginning. He is taken captive by the Vietnamese Army and is forced to endure a harrowing stint in a Vietnamese prison camp. Dengler and a small band of his fellow captives stage a death-defying escape. Based on a true story
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Zeitlinger ; editor, Joe Bini ; music, Klaus Badelt ; costume designer, Annie Dunn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some seqences of intense war violence and torture
Language note
English (Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby surround) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby surround) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • D555.73
  • DS557.73
LC item number
  • .R47384 2007
  • .R47384 2007
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, Steve Zahn, Jeremy Davies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1974-
  • 1968-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herzog, Werner
  • Bale, Christian
  • Zahn, Steve
  • Davies, Jeremy
  • Badelt, Klaus
  • Marlton, Steve
  • Brand, Elton
  • Knapp, Harry
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Top Gun Productions
  • Thema Production (Firm)
  • Gibraltar Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dengler, Dieter
  • Conflicto de Vietnam, 1961-1975
  • Conflicto de Vietnam, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Escaped prisoners of war
  • Laos
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Rescue dawn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Top Gun Productions present in association with Thema Production, a Gibraltar Films production ; produced by Steve Marlton, Elton Brand, Harry Knapp ; written and directed by Werner Herzog, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: Commentary by director Werner Herzog and interviewer Norman Hill; deleted scenes; the making of the true story; "Unfinished business: telling Dieter's story", "Strength of character", "War stories", "What would Dieter do?", deleted scenes
Bar code
  • 31223120092847
  • 31223120092839
  • 31223120092813
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616093578
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rescue dawn, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Top Gun Productions present in association with Thema Production, a Gibraltar Films production ; produced by Steve Marlton, Elton Brand, Harry Knapp ; written and directed by Werner Herzog, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: Commentary by director Werner Herzog and interviewer Norman Hill; deleted scenes; the making of the true story; "Unfinished business: telling Dieter's story", "Strength of character", "War stories", "What would Dieter do?", deleted scenes
Bar code
  • 31223120092847
  • 31223120092839
  • 31223120092813
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616093578
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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