The Resource The thin red line, 20th Century Fox ; Phoenix Pictures ; Fox 2000 Pictures ; directed by Terrence Malick ; screenplay by Terrence Malick ; produced by Robert Michael Geisler, John Roberdeau, Grant Hill ; executive producer, George Stevens, Jr, (DVD)

The thin red line, 20th Century Fox ; Phoenix Pictures ; Fox 2000 Pictures ; directed by Terrence Malick ; screenplay by Terrence Malick ; produced by Robert Michael Geisler, John Roberdeau, Grant Hill ; executive producer, George Stevens, Jr, (DVD)

Label
The thin red line
Title
The thin red line
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; Phoenix Pictures ; Fox 2000 Pictures ; directed by Terrence Malick ; screenplay by Terrence Malick ; produced by Robert Michael Geisler, John Roberdeau, Grant Hill ; executive producer, George Stevens, Jr
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Costume designer
Director
Designer
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Toll ; edited by Billy Weber, Leslie Jones, Saar Klein ; music by Hans Zimmer ; production designer, Jack Fisk ; costume designer, Margot Wilson
Dewey number
  • 791.43/72
  • 813.54
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R.; Canadian home video rating: 14A
Language note
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T4535 2001
PerformerNote
Sean Penn, Adrien Brody, Jim Caviezel, Ben Chaplin, George Clooney, John Cusack, Woody Harrelson, Elias Koteas, Jared Leto, Dash Mihok, Tim Blake Nelson, Nick Nolte, John C. Reilly, Larry Romano, John Savage, John Travolta, Arie Verveen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1932-
  • 1934-
  • 1967-
  • 1960-
  • 1968-
  • 1966-
  • 1961-
  • 1971-
  • 1974-
  • 1965-
  • 1949-
  • 1954-
  • 1921-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Malick, Terrence
  • Geisler, Robert Michael
  • Roberdeau, John
  • Hill, Grant
  • Stevens, George
  • Toll, John
  • Weber, Billy
  • Jones, Leslie
  • Klein, Saar
  • Zimmer, Hans
  • Fisk, Jack
  • Wilson, Margot
  • Penn, Sean
  • Brody, Adrien
  • Caviezel, Jim
  • Chaplin, Ben
  • Clooney, George
  • Cusack, John
  • Harrelson, Woody
  • Koteas, Elias
  • Leto, Jared
  • Mihok, Dash
  • Nelson, Tim Blake
  • Nolte, Nick
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Romano, Larry
  • Savage, John
  • Travolta, John
  • Verveen, Arie
  • Jones, James
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Phoenix Pictures
  • Fox 2000 Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
170
Series statement
Fox war classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jones, James
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of (Solomon Islands : 1942-1943)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943
  • Solomon Islands
Technique
live action
Label
The thin red line, 20th Century Fox ; Phoenix Pictures ; Fox 2000 Pictures ; directed by Terrence Malick ; screenplay by Terrence Malick ; produced by Robert Michael Geisler, John Roberdeau, Grant Hill ; executive producer, George Stevens, Jr, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([8] p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Control code
ocm48431075
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 170 min.)
Other control number
  • 024543030003
  • 024543030010
  • 024543030027
  • 024543243441
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2003000
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS, 5.1 Dolby surround, Dolby surround
Label
The thin red line, 20th Century Fox ; Phoenix Pictures ; Fox 2000 Pictures ; directed by Terrence Malick ; screenplay by Terrence Malick ; produced by Robert Michael Geisler, John Roberdeau, Grant Hill ; executive producer, George Stevens, Jr, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • 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
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([8] p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Control code
ocm48431075
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 170 min.)
Other control number
  • 024543030003
  • 024543030010
  • 024543030027
  • 024543243441
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2003000
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS, 5.1 Dolby surround, Dolby surround

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