The thin red line
Title
The thin red line

Publication Information
Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2001.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (ca. 170 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([8] p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)

General Note
DVD format ; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS, 5.1 Dolby surround, Dolby surround.
 
Based on the novel by James Jones.
 
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998.
 
Also issued as part of the box set: Heroes of war collection, soldiers' stories.

Abstract
In World War II, the outcome of the battle of Guadalcanal will strongly influence the Japanese's advance into the Pacific. This is the story of Charlie Company's landing and battle experience there in 1942. The story concentrates on how the battle affects, and is effected by, Commanding officer Lt. Col. Gordon Tall, Captain James Staros, Sgt. Edward Welsh, and two privates, Witt and Bell. Charlie Company is attacking a seemingly impregnable position, and them men just face the terror and chaos of war.

Reading Level
MPAA rating: R.; Canadian home video rating: 14A.

Subject
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943 -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Feature films.
 
War films.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
 
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Malick, Terrence, 1945-
 
Geisler, Robert Michael.
 
Roberdeau, John.
 
Hill, Grant.
 
Stevens, George, Jr., 1932-
 
Toll, John, cinematographer.
 
Weber, Billy.
 
Jones, Leslie.
 
Klein, Saar.
 
Zimmer, Hans.
 
Fisk, Jack, 1934-
 
Wilson, Margot, 1967-
 
Penn, Sean, 1960-
 
Brody, Adrien.
 
Caviezel, Jim, 1968-
 
Chaplin, Ben.
 
Clooney, George.
 
Cusack, John, 1966-
 
Harrelson, Woody.
 
Koteas, Elias, 1961-
 
Leto, Jared, 1971-
 
Mihok, Dash, 1974-
 
Nelson, Tim Blake.
 
Nolte, Nick.
 
Reilly, John C., 1965-
 
Romano, Larry.
 
Savage, John, 1949-
 
Travolta, John, 1954-
 
Verveen, Arie.
 
Jones, James, 1921-1977

Added Corporate Author
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
 
Phoenix Pictures.
 
Fox 2000 Pictures.
 
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.


LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Hurricane BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Thin (1998)Due 2/28/20
Springdale BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Thin (1998)Checked In
Santa Clara BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Thin (1998)Checked In
Santa Clara BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Thin red line (1998)Lost
Washington BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Thin (1998)Checked In