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Varian's War

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Lionel Chetwynd directs William Hurt in the World War II drama Varian's War, which comes to DVD with a widescreen transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1. An English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital 5.1, while a Spanish soundtrack has been recorded in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the English soundtrack is closed-captioned. Supplemental materials include interviews with the actors, filmographies, a costume design sketchbook, and historical information on ...
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Overview

Lionel Chetwynd directs William Hurt in the World War II drama Varian's War, which comes to DVD with a widescreen transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1. An English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital 5.1, while a Spanish soundtrack has been recorded in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the English soundtrack is closed-captioned. Supplemental materials include interviews with the actors, filmographies, a costume design sketchbook, and historical information on the people portrayed in the film. This is a solid release from Showtime that should appeal to genre enthusiasts and history buffs.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Historical text, images, and documentation; Costume design sketchbook; Filmographies; Interviews with William Hurt, Julia Ormond, Lynn Redgrave; Spanish language; Widescreen format; Dolby 5.1; Weblink
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/18/2002
  • UPC: 758445105629
  • Original Release: 2001
  • Rating:

  • Source: Showtime Ent.
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo
  • Sound: stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English, EspaƱol
  • Time: 2:02:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 56,581

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
William Hurt
Julia Ormond
Matt Craven
Technical Credits
Lionel Chetwynd Director
Nicoletta Massone Costumes/Costume Designer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. American Visitor [8:36]
2. Persecuted Intellectuals [9:24]
3. Marseilles [11:31]
4. Long Journey [13:32]
5. Miriam Davenport [9:25]
6. Art & Literature [8:31]
7. Refugee [11:06]
8. Marc Chagall [15:01]
9. Efficiency [11:18]
10. Spanish Border [9:15]
11. Gone [7:00]
12. Uncommon Valor [6:00]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Movie
   Scene Selection
   Special Features
      Interviews
         William Hurt
         Julia Ormond
         Lynn Redgrave
      Other Titles of Interest
         Echo Man
         The Passion of Ayn Rand
         The Wall
         Bojangles
         Color of Justice
      Costume Design
      Among Those Varian Saved
      Art Production
      Filmographies
         William Hurt
         Julia Ormond
         Lynn Redgrave
      The Real Varian Fry
      Weblink
   Audio Set-Up
      English Stereo
      English 5.1
      Spanish
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