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A Bridge Too Far

(DVD - 2005 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
A Bridge Too Far
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In September 1944, flush with success after the Normandy Invasion, the Allies launched Operation Market Garden, a wild scheme intended to put an early end to World War II by invading Germany and smashing the Reich's war plants.
Title: A bridge too far
[videorecording]
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, [2005]
Edition: Collector's ed.
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (ca. 176 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.
Notes: Title from container.
Special features: audio commentary with screenwriter William Goldman and key crew members; feature-length trivia track; "A bridge too far: Heroes from the sky" documentary; "A distant battle: Memories of operation market garden" featurette; "Richard Attenborough: A filmmaker remembers" featurette; behind-the-scenes photo gallery.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977.
CPL DVD# 5233678
Summary: In September 1944, flush with success after the Normandy Invasion, the Allies launched Operation Market Garden, a wild scheme intended to put an early end to World War II by invading Germany and smashing the Reich's war plants.
Audience: MPAA rating PG.
Local Note: 6 15 53 67 75 112 118 148 172 228 268
ISBN: 1404998292
Statement of Responsibility: Joseph Levine presents ; produced by Joseph E. Levine and Richard P. Levine ; screenplay by William Goldman ; directed by Richard Attenborough
Performers: Dirk Bogarde, James Caan, Michael Caine, Sean Connery, Edward Fox.
System Details: DVD; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Other Language: English or French dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Headings: Arnhem, Battle of, Arnhem, Netherlands, 1944 Drama.
Genre/Form: War films.
Fiction films-2005.
Feature films-2005.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired-2005.
DVD-Video discs-2005.
Topical Term: Arnhem, Battle of, Arnhem, Netherlands, 1944
Publisher No: 1008116
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Jun 12, 2014
  • Isley rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

One of those fancy “well made” war movies, this is pretty good and covers all the high points of Operation Market Garden. Still, it suffers from the usual “script paralysis” (for lack of a better abstract phrase) that tends to annoy me about most biopic and “based on a true story” stuff.

Jun 20, 2012
  • tj_is_cool rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Very well made WWII movie.

Jul 14, 2011
  • Koenigstiger rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A simply brilliant film, A Bridge Too Far is much like the Longest Day and the Battle of Britain, portraying many different stories, having an all-star cast and best of all none of the usual unnecessary vilification or irrelevant inclusions Hollywood WWII films often have. 5 stars.

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