The great raid

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Miramax Home Entertainment :
Pub. Date:
[2005]
Language:
English
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John Dahl directed this war drama based on the true story of one of the most daring military actions of World War II. In the waning days of World War II, General Douglas MacArthur chose to make good on a pledge that he made in 1942 -- that he would return to the Philippines after he and his troops were forced to retreat. However, MacArthur's determination was more than a matter of pride. Over 500 American soldiers were being held in Cabanatuan, a notoriously brutal prisoner of war camp in the Philippines operated by the Japanese army, and MacArthur wanted to see to it that they made it home. MacArthur chose Lt. Col. Henry Mucci (Benjamin Bratt) to lead the Sixth Ranger Battalion on a mission 30 miles behind enemy lines to infiltrate Cabanatuan and liberate the American prisoners. With the help of Capt. Prince (James Franco), Mucci leads his men on a life-or-death raid against forces known for their savagery. The Great Raid was based on William B. Breuer's book The Great Raid on Cabanatuan: Rescuing the Doomed Ghosts of Bataan and Corregidor, and also stars Joseph Fiennes, Connie Nielsen, and Marton Csokas. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
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auth_author2 Bender, Lawrence., Bratt, Benjamin, 1963-, Breuer, William B., 1922-2010., Csokas, Marton, 1966-, Dahl, John., Franco, James, 1978-, Katz, Marty., Menzies, Peter, Jr., Nielsen, Connie, 1965-, Rabin, Trevor., Sides, Hampton.
author2-role Bender, Lawrence., Bratt, Benjamin,1963-, Breuer, William B.,1922-2010.Great raid on Cabanatuan., Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), Csokas, Marton,1966-, Dahl, John., Franco, James,1978-, Katz, Marty., Menzies, Peter,Jr., Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm), Nielsen, Connie,1965-, Rabin, Trevor., Sides, Hampton.Ghost soldier.
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display_description Based on the true story of American Rangers who rescue the survivors of the Bataan Death March from the Cabanatuan Prison Camp during WWII. When the Philippines fell to the Japanese, the remnants of Gen. MacArthur's Army were forced down the Bataan Penninsula where they were surrounded and cutoff with no hope of rescue. They were starving and dying of disease. Gen. Wainwright eventually surrendered and the troops were marched off to prison. Along the way thousands died or were murdered by the Japanese. They were taken to Camp O'Donnell and to Cabanatuan Prison Camps where they were starved and beaten. When MacArthur invaded the Philippines he made it a priority to rescue the remaining prisoners still alive in Japanese hands.
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subject_facet Bataan Death March, Philippines, 1942 -- Drama, Drama, Feature films, Films for the hearing impaired, Raids (Military science) -- Drama, Video recordings, Video recordings for the hearing impaired, War -- Feature, War films, World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Drama, World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese -- Drama
title_display The great raid
title_full The great raid [videorecording (DVD)] / Miramax Films presents a Marty Katz production in association with Lawrence Bender Productions ; produced by Lawrence Bender, Marty Katz ; screenplay by Carlo Bernard & Doug Miro ; directed by John Dahl, The great raid [videorecording] / Miramax Films presents a Marty Katz production in association with Lawrence Bender Productions ; produced by Lawrence Bender, Marty Katz ; screenplay by Carlo Bernard & Doug Miro ; directed by John Dahl
title_short The great raid
topic_facet Bataan Death March, Philippines, 1942, Prisoners and prisons, Prisoners and prisons, Japanese, Raids (Military science), World War, 1939-1945
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