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Title Von Ryan's Express [(DVD) videorecording] / A P-R Productions picture ; Twentieth Century Fox presents a Mark Robson production ; produced by Saul David ; screenplay by Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon ; directed by Mark Robson.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F VON    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Cinema classics collection.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., Dolby Digital stereo., dual layer (Disc 1), single layer (Disc 2), NTSC.
Language English (Dolby mono., Dolby stereo.), dubbed French (Dolby mono.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Based on the novel by David Westheimer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1965.
Special features: Disc 1: Isolated score track with commentary by Jon Burlingame, Lem Dobbs and Nick Redman -- Disc 2: "Reliving the adventure of Von Ryan's Express" featurette; "Hollywood and its war films" featurette; "The music of Von Ryan's Express" featurette; "Bringing movies to life: The legacy of Jerry Goldsmith" featurette; original theatrical trailer, Spanish trailer; TV spots; still gallery.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Raffaella Carra, Brad Dexter, Sergio Fantoni, John Leyton, Edward Mulhare, Wolfgang Preiss, James Brolin, Adolfo Celi.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgement, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation -- Italy -- Drama.
Hijacking of trains -- Italy -- Drama.
Escaped prisoners of war -- Italy -- Drama.
Italy -- History -- German occupation, 1943-1945 -- Drama.
Genre Film adaptations.
War films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author David, Saul.
Mayes, Wendell.
Landon, Joseph.
Robson, Mark, 1913-1978.
Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998.
Howard, Trevor, 1916-1988.
Carrà, Raffaella.
Dexter, Brad, 1917-2002.
Fantoni, Sergio.
Leyton, John.
Mulhare, Edward.
Preiss, Wolfgang, 1910-2002.
Brolin, James, 1940-
Celi, Adolfo, 1922-1986.
Westheimer, David. Von Ryan's Express.
P-R Productions.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543440611
Music No. 2244061 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
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