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The Final countdown / Richard R. St. Johns presents a Byrna Company's production ; produced by Peter Vincent Douglas ; screenplay by David Ambrose & Gerry Davis and Thomas Hunter & Peter Powell ; directed by Don Taylor.

St. Johns, Richard R., 1929-2006 (Added Author). Douglas, Peter, 1955- (Added Author). Ambrose, David. (Added Author). Davis, Gerry. (Added Author). Hunter, Thomas, (Added Author). Powell, Peter. (Added Author). Taylor, Don, 1920-1998 (Added Author). Douglas, Kirk, 1916- (Added Author). Ross, Katharine, 1940- (Added Author). Farentino, James, 1938-2012 (Added Author). Durning, Charles, 1923-2012 (Added Author). O'Neal, Ron. (Added Author). Sheen, Martin. (Added Author). Kemper, Victor J., 1927- (Added Author). Byrna Company (Firm) (Added Author). Blue Underground, Inc. (Added Author). Kirk Douglas, Katharine Ross, James Farentino, Charles Durning, Ron O'Neal, Martin Sheen. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodiscs (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Blue Underground, Inc., 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Optional subtitles: English, French, Spanish.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1980.
Special features: audio commentary with director of photography Victor J. Kemper; theatrical trailers; tv spots.
Bonus disc: interview with Associate Producer Lloyd Kaufman; interviews with The Jolly Rogers F-14 Fighter Squadron; poster & still galleries; Kirk Douglas bio; Zero Pilot Journal (DVD-ROM).
Participant or Performer Note:
Kirk Douglas, Katharine Ross, James Farentino, Charles Durning, Ron O'Neal, Martin Sheen.
Summary, etc.:
When an electrical storm transports the nuclear-powered U.S.S. Nimitz back in time, hours before the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the crew must decide between allowing the attack to take place and preventing it, which would forever change history.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; 6.1 DTS-ES, 5.1 Dolby Digital surround ex Dolby surround 2.0.
Subject: Nimitz (Ship : CVN-68) > Drama.
Digital recordings.
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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