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The thin red line

The thin red line

This Academy Award nominated film is set in 1942 and was Terrence Malick's first film for twenty years. As US soldiers land on the island of Guadalcanal, hoping to capture it from the Japanese, the job of venturing into the jungle falls to the 'C for Charlie' company and the troops are faced by both the enemy and struggles within their own camp. The war takes a heavy toll upon the young soldiers, leading them on a path of disillusion and possibly death

DVD. English.
Published 20th Century Fox Home Ent., 2000
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EAN: 5039036003049
BBFC classification: 15
Note: Extras to be confirmed, Region 2, 1 disc(s), Interactive menus, Languages (English), Bonus footage, Trailers, Other documentaries (Melanesian songs).
Note: Made in 1998.
Note: Based on the novel by James Jones.
Note: Credits: music, Hans Zimmer; cinematographer, John Toll.
Note: DVDW.
Note: Dolby Digital.
Performers: Cast: Sean Penn, Adrien Brody, Jim Caviezel, Ben Chaplin, George Clooney, John Cusack, Woody Harrelson, Elias Koteas, Nick Nolte, John Savage.
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (166 min.) : sd, col.
System: DVD.
Other Number: 5039036003049
Publisher Number: 14255DVD