National Geographic: The Search for Kennedy's PT 109

Overview

This disc documents the attack on PT 109, the boat on which future president John F. Kennedy was stationed. The DVD contains a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is as good as it needs to be. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but fans of National Geographic and those with an interest in the subject matter should find something of vale on this release.
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Overview

This disc documents the attack on PT 109, the boat on which future president John F. Kennedy was stationed. The DVD contains a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is as good as it needs to be. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but fans of National Geographic and those with an interest in the subject matter should find something of vale on this release.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; War colde Navajo
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 12/17/2002
  • UPC: 727994750321
  • Original Release: 2002
  • Rating:

  • Source: Nat'l Geographic Vid
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Time: 60:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 49,985

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Robert D. Ballard Participant
Robert D. Ballard Participant
Technical Credits
Peter Getzels Producer, Screenwriter
Christine Jameson Henry Editor
David Royle Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Introduction [2:01]
2. The Solomon Islands [3:36]
3. JFK Joins the Navy [3:50]
4. The Tokyo Express [5:15]
5. Collision Aftermath [3:13]
6. Searching for PT 109 [3:05]
7. Plum Pudding Island [6:21]
8. Sonar Searching [9:46]
9. The Rescue [8:38]
10. PT 109 Is Found [4:34]
11. Conclusion [3:47]
12. End Credits [:45]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play
   Scene Selections
   Bonus Program: War Code Navajo
   More From National Geographic
      Recommended Programs
         Lost Subs
         Vietnam's Unseen War
         Inside the Pentagon
      Experience National Geographic
         Welcome to the World of National Geographic
         nationalgeographic.com
         National Feographic Channel
   Credits
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