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Title Von Ryan's Express = L'express du Colonel Von Ryan / A P-R Productions picture ; Twentieth Century Fox presents a Mark Robson production ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  AD DVD VON RYAN'S DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  DVD VON DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  DVD VONR DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
Edition Widescreen.
Description 2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Cinema classics collection
Cinema classics collection.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono (English, French, or Spanish). Dolby Digital stereo (English).
Cast Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Raffaella Carra, Brad Dexter, Sergio Fantoni, John Leyton, Edward Mulhare, James Brolin.
Credits Directed by Mark Robson ; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1965.
Based on the novel by David Westheimer.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgment, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding.
Note Special features include isolated score track with commentary by Jon Burlingame, Lem Dobbs, and Nick Redman ; 4 featurettes: Reliving the adventure of Von Ryan's express, Hollywood and its war films, The music of Von Ryan's express, Bringing movies to life: the legacy of Jerry Goldsmith ; original theatrical trailer ; Spanish trailer ; TV spots ; still gallery.
Contents disc 1. Feature ; isolated music score track with music cues, slates, count-ins, conductor's instructions ; audio commentary by film, WWII and music historians -- disc 2. Featurettes ; trailers ; TV spots ; still photo gallery.
Language English, (dubbed) French or Spanish dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation -- Italy -- Drama.
Hijacking of trains -- Italy -- Drama.
Escaped prisoners of war -- Italy -- Drama.
Italy -- History -- German occupation, 1943-1945 -- Drama.
Westheimer, David -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author David, Saul.
Mayes, Wendell.
Landon, Joseph, 1923-1987.
Goldsmith, Jerry.
Robson, Mark, 1913-1978.
Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998.
Howard, Trevor, 1916-1988.
CarrĂ , Raffaella.
Dexter, Brad, 1917-2002.
Fantoni, Sergio, 1930-2020
Leyton, John.
Mulhare, Edward.
Preiss, Wolfgang, 1910-2002.
Brolin, James, 1940-
Celi, Adolfo, 1922-1986.
Westheimer, David. Von Ryan's Express.
P-R Productions.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Express du Colonel Von Ryan
Standard No. 024543440611 50
024543440628 50
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