The big red one [videorecording DVD] : the reconstruction
The big red one [videorecording DVD] : the reconstruction


Publication Information
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005]

Physical Description
2 videodiscs (162 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format ; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980.

Special features include: Disc 1. Commentary by filmmaker/critic Richard Schickel. Disc 2. "The real glory: reconstructing The big red one" documentary featurette; "The men who made the movies: Samuel Fuller" profile; "Anatomy of a scene" compares before/after restoration; Alternate scenes; "The fighting First" war department film; Original promo reel; Stills gallery; Trailers; Radio spots.

Named for the insignia of the First Infantry Division, this World War II combat film follows a handful of young GIs and their sergeant as they battle their way from North Africa through Sicily, Omaha Beach and Belgium to the ultimate horror of the concentration camp at Falkenau, Czechoslovakia.

Reading Level
MPAA rating: R.

Corporate Subject
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 1st -- History -- Drama -- Video recordings.

World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Soldiers -- United States -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Concentration camps -- Czech Republic -- Sokolov -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Feature films -- United States -- Video recordings.
Feature films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Fuller, Samuel, 1912-1997.
Greenberg, Adam.
Corman, Gene, 1927-
Marvin, Lee.
Hamill, Mark.
Carradine, Robert, 1954-
DiCicco, Bobby.
Ward, Kelly.
Rauch, Siegfried, 1932-
Audran, Stéphane, 1932-2018.
Marchand, Guy, 1937-
Kaproff, Dana.
Bretherton, David, 1924-2000.
Jamison, Peter (Peter Michael),
Tubor, Morton.
Schickel, Richard.

Added Corporate Author
Lorimar Pictures.
Warner Home Video (Firm)

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Washington BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Big Red (1980)Checked In