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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 134 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : MGM, 2002.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by John Woo.
Participant or Performer Note:
Nicholas Cage, Adam Beach, Peter Stormare, Noah Emmerich, Mark Ruffalo, Brian Van Holt, Martin Henderson, Roger Willie, Frances O'Connor, Christian Slater.
Summary, etc.:
A powerful, true story about members of the Navajo tribe who proudly served the U.S. in WW II as code talkers by using their native language as a code to relay information to military leaders. Unbeknownst to the Navajo is the dark secret that they're to be killed by American soldiers if one of them is in danger of being captured.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: United States. Marine Corps > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Pacific Ocean > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Cryptography > Drama.
Indian code talkers > Drama.
Navajo Indians > Drama.
Cryptography > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
War films.

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