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Backdraft / Imagine Films Entertainment ; written by Gregory Widen ; produced by Richard B. Lewis, Pen Densham, John Watson ; directed by Ron Howard.

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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD ADVENTURE BACK (Text) 39231032693695 Audiovisual Collection Checked out 01/24/2019
Otterbein PL - Otterbein DVD BAC (Text) 34046000310347 DVD Collection Available -
Paoli PL - Paoli DVD B (Text) 79593000031428 DVD - Rated R Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library DVD BAC (Text) 78731000501490 F DVD Available -
Switzerland Co PL - Vevay DVD BACK (Text) 33710721708050 DVD Fiction Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Hans Zimmer ; music supervisors, Becky Mancuso and Tim Sexton ; associate producer, Todd Hallowell ; co-producer, Larry DeWaay ; executive producers, Brian Glazer and Raffaella DeLaurentiis ; film editors, Daniel Hanley and Michael Hill ; production designer, Albert Brenner ; director of photography, Mikael Salomon.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Rebecca DeMornay, Donald Sutherland, Robert DeNiro.
Summary, etc.:
Stephen McCaffrey and his younger brother Brian are two feuding siblings carrying on an heroic family tradition in the Chicago fire department. Stephen is so relentless that he drives Brian out of firefighting and into arson investigation. Assisting arson investigator Donald Rimgale, Brian becomes involved in a puzzling series of arson attacks, each ignited by explosive phenomena known as backdrafts. Before the smoke clears, love affairs are rekindled and lives are shattered as the McCaffrey brothers fight to resolve their differences and solve the mystery.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen presentation, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Fire fighters > Drama.
Fire extinction > Drama.
Arson investigation > Drama.
Brothers > Drama.
Bomberos > Teatro.
Incendios > Extinción > Teatro.
Hermanos (Varones) > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
Fiction films.

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