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The Alamo [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present a Mark Johnson production, a John Lee Hancock film ; produced by Mark Johnson, Ron Howard ; written by Leslie Bohem and Stephen Lee Hancock ; directed by John Lee Hancock.

Johnson, Mark. (Added Author). Howard, Ron. (Added Author). Bohem, Leslie. (Added Author). Gaghan, Stephen. (Added Author). Hancock, John Lee. (Added Author). Thornton, Billy Bob. (Added Author). Quaid, Dennis. (Added Author). Patric, Jason. (Added Author). Wilson, Patrick, 1973- (Added Author). Mollà, Jordi (Added Author). Echevarría, Emilio. (Added Author). Blucas, Marc, 1972- (Added Author). Rippy, Leon. (Added Author). Semler, Dean, 1943- (Added Author). Beason, Eric L. (Added Author). Burwell, Carter. (Added Author). Orlandi, Daniel. (Added Author). Touchstone Pictures. (Added Author). Imagine Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Billy Bob Thornton, Dennis Quaid, Jason Patric, Patrick Wilson, Jordi Mollá, Emilio Echevarria, Marc Blucas, Leon Rippy. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 20 of 21 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 21 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD ALA (Text) 36803000564216 DVD Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola DVD (Text) 33118000121772 Adult: DVD Available -
Colfax-Perry Twp PL DVD FIC ALA (Text) 74121000086103 DVD Fiction 1st Floor Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg DVD-PG 13 ALA (Text) 32808000156420 CVBPLV DVD Rated PG 13 Section Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD DRAMA ALA (Text) 34304000368544 Adult - DVD Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) DVD PG-13 ALA (Text) 33187003000466 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD PG-13 ALA (Text) 33187003000441 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD PG-13 ALA (Text) 33187003000458 Digital Video Disc Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown DVD 351 ALAM (Text) 39213000377956 Adult DVDs Checked out 05/25/2018
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC ALAMO (Text) 37500004193732 Movies Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0788849247
  • ISBN: 9780788849244
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Touchstone Home Entertainment ; c2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: walking in the footprints of heroes: learn about David Crockett, William Travis, Jim Bowie and Sam Houston; deleted scenes with optional commentary by John Lee Hancock; return of a legend: the making of 'The Alamo' - a behind-the-scenes look; deep in the heart of Texans.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Dean Semler ; editor, Eric L. Beason ; music, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Daniel Orlandi ; production designer, Michael Corenblith.
Participant or Performer Note:
Billy Bob Thornton, Dennis Quaid, Jason Patric, Patrick Wilson, Jordi Mollá, Emilio Echevarria, Marc Blucas, Leon Rippy.
Summary, etc.:
Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sustained intense battle sequences.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, DTS, SDDS.
Language Note:
English and Spanish dialogue or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) > Siege, 1836 > Drama.
Crockett, Davy, 1786-1836 > Drama.
Bowie, James, d. 1836 > Drama.
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863 > Drama.
Álamo (San Antonio, Texas) > Sitio, 1936 > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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