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Robert Aldrich's Too late the hero / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; in association with Palomar Pictures ; an Associates and Aldrich Company Production ; ABC Pictures Corp. ; story by Robert Aldrich and Robert Sherman ; screenplay by Robert Aldrich and Lukas Heller ; produced and directed by Robert Aldrich.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Linden Carnegie PL - Linden A DVD TOO (Text) 34239004217927 Adult Movies, Main Library Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 079286056X
  • ISBN: 9780792860563
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (2 hr., 14 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970.
Includes original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Joseph Biroc ; art director, James Dowell Vance ; film editor, Michael Luciano ; wardrobe, Charlie James ; music by Gerald Fried.
Participant or Performer Note:
Michael Caine, Cliff Robertson, Ian Bannen, Harry Andrews, Ronald Fraser, Denholm Elliott, Henry Fonda, Ken Takakura.
Summary, etc.:
The U.S. is launching a major naval operation in the South Pacific in the spring of 1942, and to ensure the battle plans remain secret, a Japanese radio installation must be destroyed. To accomplish this task, an American officer is ordered by his commander to join a squad of British misfits on a suicide mission against the facility.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC region 1; Dolby digital mono.; anamorphic widescreen format (1.78:1 aspect ratio).
Language Note:
Closed-captioned; English soundtrack; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Pacific Ocean > Drama.
Genre: War films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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