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  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Restored, uncut original version.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel MASH by Richard Hooker.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969.
Special features (disc 1): audio commentary by director Robert Altman; stills gallery; topical AMC "Backstory" episode. (disc 2): "Enlisted: the story of M*A*S*H" documentary; M*A*S*H cast reunion; "M*A*S*H: history through the lens" background documentary; film restoration featurette.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. bonus materials.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Harold E. Stine ; film editor, Danford B. Greene ; music, Johnny Mandel.
Participant or Performer Note:
Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould, Tom Skerritt, Sally Kellerman, Robert Duvall, Robert Bowen, Rene Auberjonois, David Arkin, Jo Ann Pflug, Gary Burghoff, Fred Williamson, Bud Cort.
Summary, etc.:
During the Korean War, three U.S. Army surgeons defy military authority when they are not performing their duties.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for sexual content.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital; region 1.
Language Note:
Soundtrack in English or French; optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, 1971: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Lardner).
Subject: Hooker, Richard > Film and video adaptations.
United States. Army > Surgeons > Drama.
Military hospitals, American > Korea > Drama.
Mobile hospitals > Korea > Drama.
Korean War, 1950-1953 > Drama.
Guerra Coreana, 1950-1953 > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Comedy films.

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