World War II Collection: Battlefront Europe

World War II Collection: Battlefront Europe

Director: Brian G. Hutton, Ken Annakin, Robert Aldrich, Samuel Fuller

Cast: Brian G. Hutton, Ken Annakin, Robert Aldrich, Samuel Fuller

     
 

This box set contains five films set in Europe during the Second World War. The Dirty Dozen, The Big Red One: Special Edition, Battleground, Where Eagles Dare, and Battleground are each presented in their original theatrical aspect ratios. Supplemental materials of various kinds are sprinkled throughout the discs. Each of these titles is available individually, but…  See more details below

Overview

This box set contains five films set in Europe during the Second World War. The Dirty Dozen, The Big Red One: Special Edition, Battleground, Where Eagles Dare, and Battleground are each presented in their original theatrical aspect ratios. Supplemental materials of various kinds are sprinkled throughout the discs. Each of these titles is available individually, but this set makes the most cost-effective way to acquire all five.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/03/2005
UPC:
0012569705661
Source:
Warner Home Video
Time:
12:35:00
Sales rank:
58,347

Special Features

The Big Red One: The Reconstruction (two-disc special edition):; Commentary; Reconstruction documentary, more new and vintage features; Profile of director Samuel Fuller

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Henry Fonda Lt. Col. Kiley
Lee Marvin Maj. Reisman,Sergeant Possum
Richard Burton John Smith
Van Johnson Holley
Clint Eastwood Lt. Morris Schaffer
Ernest Borgnine Gen. Worden
John Hodiak Jarvess
Mark Hamill Griff
Robert Shaw Colonel Hessler
Charles Bronson Joseph Wladislaw
Mary Ure Mary Ellison
Ricardo Montalban Roderigues
Robert Carradine Zab
Robert Ryan Gen. Grey
Bobby Di Cicco Vinci
Dana Andrews Col. Pritchard
George Murphy Ernest "Pop" Stazak
Jim Brown Robert Jefferson
Michael Hordern Vice Adm. Rolland
John Cassavetes Victor Franko
Marshall Thompson Jim Layton
Patrick Wymark Wyatt Turner
Stéphane Audran Walloon
Telly Savalas Guffy
George Kennedy Maj. Max Armbruster
George Montgomery Sgt. Duquesne
James Whitmore Kinnie
Richard Jaeckel Sgt. Bowren

Technical Credits
Brian G. Hutton Director
Ken Annakin Director
Robert Aldrich Director
Samuel Fuller Director
William Wellman Director

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Scene Index

Side #1 -- Battle of the Bulge
1. Overture [2:37]
2. Credits [2:56]
3. Aerial Reconnaissance [5:40]
4. Hidden Headquarters [4:25]
5. American Soldiers [2:52]
6. 50-Hour Plan [3:36]
7. Fresh Information [4:50]
8. How Sure? [3:44]
9. Panzerlied [3:52]
10. Guffy's Merchandise [2:29]
11. A Little Exercise [2:56]
12. Courtesan First Class [2:51]
13. Beef Between Colonels [6:01]
14. Starting the Clock [3:05]
15. Enemy Contact [4:33]
16. Kiley's Tiger [1:59]
17. Weak Resistance [4:01]
18. Out of Line [3:08]
19. As Hard as Our Tanks [4:02]
20. Where Hessler Is [1:45]
21. Securing the Bridge [4:20]
22. Heavy Bridge Toll [4:41]
23. Setbacks [3:24]
24. Slaughter in the Snow [3:00]
25. In Business and Love [:27]
26. Making a Stand [4:44]
27. Stopped in its Tracks [3:26]
28. Bombardment Begins [2:37]
29. Chocolate Cake [3:23]
30. Intermission [2:49]
31. Taking Ambleve [2:27]
32. Fathers for Sons [5:30]
33. No Time for Trouble [4:21]
34. Their Weakness [3:18]
35. "Nuts." [4:12]
36. Stay Loose [2:27]
37. Our Victory Our Home [3:47]
38. Flying in Zero Visibility [3:22]
39. Traitor and Murderer [6:26]
40. Tank Showdown [4:02]
41. All Busted Up [5:03]
42. Stay Off My Tank [2:44]
43. Familiar Face [3:51]
44. Burn It! [2:50]
45. Walking Back to Germany [4:29]
46. Dedication and Cast List [2:17]
47. Exit Music [:47]
Side #2 -- Battlground
1. Credits and Dedication [2:06]
2. The Drill [4:21]
3. Tent Work [5:31]
4. Secret Move [4:38]
5. Bastogne [3:08]
6. Good Night, Soldier [5:25]
7. Strategic Withdrawals [3:00]
8. Digging In [5:42]
9. Shared Eggs [4:15]
10. Sad News [4:29]
11. Incoming Mail [4:40]
12. What's the Password? [2:35]
13. Pitching Snowballs [3:05]
14. Enemy in Their Midst [4:18]
15. Passing of the Helmet [4:04]
16. Returning for Rodriguez [3:49]
17. Against the Rules [:11]
18. By the Embankment [4:44]
19. Under Attack [4:07]
20. Surprising the Enemy [4:22]
21. Wanting to Remember [2:59]
22. Answer "Nuts." [4:50]
23. Christmas Card [6:01]
24. Was This Trip Necessary? [2:56]
25. Bombing Bastogne [3:38]
26. Sunlight and Supplies [4:47]
27. About Face [7:16]
28. Drill to the Rear [4:30]
29. Cast List [1:35]
Side #3 -- The Big Red One, Disc 1
1. Credits [1:28]
2. 1918: War's End [4:10]
3. His Wetnoses [2:57]
4. North Africa Beach [4:41]
5. Killing, Not Murder [3:13]
6. Sing Us a Lullaby [3:25]
7. Amphitheater Siege [4:27]
8. No Ears, No Backtalk [3:47]
9. Digging In [5:49]
10. Sergeant of Arbia [5:31]
11. Sicily: Tag Team Combat [4:19]
12. Village Sniper [3:22]
13. Smitty's Still Got It [3:03]
14. Help From the Navy [6:59]
15. The Big Gun [6:01]
16. Targeting the Gun Crew [2:41]
17. Heroes for an Hour [4:25]
18. D-Day, Omaha Beach [5:01]
19. Bangalore Torpedo [7:37]
20. He Wrote the Book [2:37]
21. Into a Trap [:14]
22. Sgt. Possum Strikes Back [1:08]
23. It's a Boy [4:03]
24. Asylum in Belgium [4:18]
25. Following Ben Franklin's Lead [5:25]
26. Camera Eye [7:03]
27. Hurtgen Forest [2:51]
28. Killing His Killer [1:43]
29. Party Instructions [3:46]
30. Take the Hill [2:42]
31. Infiltrator [3:46]
32. Volksturm and Schnapps [3:14]
33. Candid Countess [3:30]
34. Castle Sniper [3:54]
35. Czechoslovakia [4:36]
36. Trigger Effect [3:52]
37. Father Figure [2:32]
38. Survivors [4:54]
39. End Credits [6:23]
Side #4 -- The Big Red One, Disc 2
1. Introduction [1:15]
2. Meeting Sam [5:33]
3. The Survivors [9:04]
4. Lee Marvin [7:09]
5. The Reconstruction [6:52]
6. Picture Restoration [4:33]
7. Sound Restoration [5:19]
8. Musical Score [4:53]
9. Closing [2:12]
10. End Credits [:27]
1. Heat of the Story [3:39]
2. Newspaperman [Park Row]. [1:57]
3. I Shot Jesse James [6:00]
4. Verboten! [1:47]
5. The Steel Helmet [5:19]
6. Fixed Bayonets [2:52]
7. Pickup on South Street [8:27]
8. Run of the Arrow [1:19]
9. Forty Guns [5:49]
10. Shock Corridor, The Naked Kiss [4:51]
11. The Big Red One [10:49]
12. Survivor; End Credits [2:05]
Side #5 -- The Dirty Dozen
1. Opening Logos [:19]
2. Hanging With Reisman [2:13]
3. Project Amnesty [9:04]
4. Main Titles [3:24]
5. Deadhead Drill [4:00]
6. Happy, Smiling Faces [9:00]
7. Three Ways to Go [4:24]
8. Home Construction [4:24]
9. Einsam [2:01]
10. Going to the Can [1:59]
11. Rope Trick [1:47]
12. Picking on Posey [8:25]
13. No Soap [3:46]
14. Top Secret Operation [1:37]
15. General Inspection [7:12]
16. Latrine Beating [3:02]
17. The Bramble Bush [2:09]
18. Graduation Ball [4:46]
19. Breed Contempt [7:04]
20. Six-Week Review [3:40]
21. Divisional Maneuvers [16:49]
22. The Last Supper [2:51]
23. The Mission Begins [5:16]
24. At the Chateau [6:11]
25. Scaling the Roof [9:19]
26. Wolfgang? [3:26]
27. Judgment Day [3:08]
28. Locked in the Bunker [6:04]
29. Gasoline & Grenades [6:24]
30. "Blow It!" [1:19]
31. Taking Their Leave [3:36]
32. End Credits [:43]
Side #6 -- Where Eagles Dare
1. Mountainous Credits [3:01]
2. Damned Important Job [5:15]
3. Parachute Drop [3:55]
4. One Man Down [3:39]
5. Rendezvous [4:22]
6. Castle View [4:23]
7. Our Best Agent [2:07]
8. Strictly Army Matter [4:07]
9. Infiltration [3:54]
10. The Major's Business [3:52]
11. Carefully Arranged [3:58]
12. Second Man Down [1:31]
13. Better Chance Outside [3:19]
14. Car Trouble [4:05]
15. Rank Defiance [4:48]
16. Live Wire [2:35]
17. Wheels for an Escape [1:39]
18. Hitching a Ride [5:45]
19. Above it All [4:22]
20. Scaling the Wall [3:35]
21. Quick Radio Room Work [4:15]
22. Gen. Carnaby [2:14]
23. Things to Talk About [:24]
24. Enter Schmidt [2:58]
25. Divulging the Plot [2:02]
26. Working With Both Sides [6:30]
27. The Upper Hand [3:01]
28. Fistfuls of Dynamite [4:15]
29. Corridor Siege [4:40]
30. Castlewide Chaos [4:24]
31. Slipping Out [4:58]
32. Schaffer Overpowered [3:23]
33. Cable Car Clash [4:48]
34. Four Going Down [3:36]
35. Wet at the Bottom [4:53]
36. Express Escape Bus [2:34]
37. Booby-Trap Road [3:37]
38. Bridge Disposal [2:03]
39. A Plane to Catch [3:32]
40. Missing Name [5:26]
41. His Long Drop [2:37]
42. Cast List [3:38]

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