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Black Hawk down [videorecording] / Revolution Studios and Jerry Bruckheimer Films present ; a Ridley Scott film ; in association with Scott Free Productions ; producers, Jerry Bruckheimer, Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Ken Nolan ; director, Ridley Scott.

Scott, Ridley. (Added Author). Bruckheimer, Jerry. (Added Author). Nolan, Ken. (Added Author). Hartnett, Josh, 1978- (Added Author). McGregor, Ewan, 1971- (Added Author). Sizemore, Tom, 1964- (Added Author). Bana, Eric. (Added Author). Fichtner, William. (Added Author). Bremner, Ewen. (Added Author). Shepard, Sam, 1943- (Added Author). Idziak, Slawomir. (Added Author). Scalia, Pietro, 1960- (Added Author). Zimmer, Hans. (Added Author). Revolution Studios. (Added Author). Jerry Bruckheimer Films. (Added Author). Scott Free Productions. (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0767897242
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (144 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 3-disc deluxe ed. ; widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
"This dual-layered disc contains a widescreen version and preserves the original aspect ratio, approximately 2.40:1."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Based on the book by Mark Bowden.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc one: Feature film and commentaries. Disc two: "Making of" documentary, deleted scenes, featurette, optional commentaries, photogalleries. Disc 3: History Channel documentary, mission timeline, Frontline documentary, music video, trailers, TV spots, and more.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Cinematography, Slawomir Idziak ; editor, Pietro Scalia ; music, Hans Zimmer.
Participant or Performer Note: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore, Eric Bana, William Fichtner, Ewen Bremner, Sam Shepard.
Summary, etc.: With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R. Intense, realistic, graphic war violence and for language. Special features are not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, Dolby digital 5.1, widescreen, region 1.
Language Note: Dialogue in English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English, French, Chinese or Thai; closed-captioned.
Awards Note: Academy Award, 2000: Best Film Editing (Pietro Scalia); Best Sound (Michael Minkler, Chris Munro, Myron Nettinga).
Subject: Aidid, Mohammed Farah, 1934- > Drama.
United States. Army. Task Force Ranger > Drama.
Operation Restore Hope, 1992-1993 > Drama.
Genre: Feature films. safd
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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