Wwii Collection

Wwii Collection

Director: Franklin J. Schaffner, Ken Annakin, Richard Fleischer, Terrence Malick

Cast: Franklin J. Schaffner, Ken Annakin, Richard Fleischer, Terrence Malick

     
 
This DVD collection features four classic movies set in the barracks and battlefields of World War II. Covering the breadth and depth of the war - from Pearl Harbor, the D-Day Invasion, and Guadalcanal to a portrait of a hot-headed general - the films were all produced (coincidentally or not) during the Vietnam era: Andrew Marton's The Thin Red Line (1964),

Overview

This DVD collection features four classic movies set in the barracks and battlefields of World War II. Covering the breadth and depth of the war - from Pearl Harbor, the D-Day Invasion, and Guadalcanal to a portrait of a hot-headed general - the films were all produced (coincidentally or not) during the Vietnam era: Andrew Marton's The Thin Red Line (1964), Richard Fleischer's Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), Franklin J. Schaffner's Oscar-winning Patton (1970), and Ken Annakin's The Longest Day (1962).

Product Details

Release Date:
11/07/2000
UPC:
0024543005506
Rating:
R
Source:
20th Century Fox
Region Code:
1
Time:
11:04:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
George C. Scott George S. Patton, Jr.
Sean Penn First Sgt. Edward Welsh
Adrien Brody Cpl. Fife
Karl Malden Gen. Omar N. Bradley
James Caviezel Pvt. Witt
John Wayne Lt. Col. Benjamin Vandervoort
Martin Balsam Adm. Husband E. Kimmel
Michael Bates Field Marshal Sir Bernard Law Montgomery
Ben Chaplin Pvt. Bell
Karl Michael Vogler Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
Robert Mitchum Brig. Gen. Norman Cota
So Yamamura Adm. Isoroku Yamamoto
Edward Binns Major Gen. Walter Bedell Smith
George Clooney Capt. Charles Bosche
Henry Fonda Brig. Gen. Theodore Roosevelt
Joseph Cotten Henry L. Stimson
Robert Ryan Brig. Gen. James M. Gavin
Tatsuya Mihashi Cmdr. Minoru Genda
E.G. Marshall Lt. Col. Rufus S. Bratton
Rod Steiger Destroyer Commander
Richard Todd Maj. John Howard

Technical Credits
Franklin J. Schaffner Director
Ken Annakin Director
Richard Fleischer Director
Terrence Malick Director
Andrew Marton Director
Kinji Fukasaku Director
Bernhard Wicki Director
Toshio Masuda Director

Scene Index

Side #1 -- The Longest Day
0. Scene Selection
1. Occupied France (Main Title) [6:02]
2. The Germans Brace for Invasion [1:25]
3. The Allies Prepare to Invade [2:24]
4. The Invasion Begins [4:17]
5. Fighting Behind the Lines [7:42]
6. Allied Armada Reaches Normandy [6:44]
7. Allied Forces Storm the Beaches [6:39]
8. Assault on Pointe du Hoc [7:39]
9. The Turning Point [2:19]
10. Getting Off Utah Beach [4:27]
11. The Longest Day Finally Ends [1:28]
12. End Titles [5:07]
Side #2 -- Patton
0. Scene Selection
1. Stars and Stripes [6:18]
2. Main Titles [2:01]
3. Kasserine Pass, Tunisia, 1943 [:06]
4. The Bible and Hollywood [3:37]
5. In Like a Lion [2:56]
6. The General Takes Charge [1:01]
7. 2,000 Years Ago [7:47]
8. Field Marshall Erwin Rommel [:08]
9. Complete Air Supremacy [3:28]
10. An Engraved Invitation [2:57]
11. A Desperate Battle [2:04]
12. A Sixteenth-Century Man [4:21]
13. An Interesting Plan [2:37]
14. The Algerian Lavatory [5:10]
15. A Simple Old Soldier [7:21]
16. Patton Takes Palermo [1:55]
17. Doing the Impossible [2:37]
18. Old Blood and Guts [3:28]
19. To Shame a Coward [:30]
20. Taking Messina [4:38]
21. An Iron Boot [2:50]
22. Intermission [6:02]
23. Vive La France [2:38]
24. On Probation. [1:44]
25. "Our War is Over" [3:59]
26. Man Without an Army [1:09]
27. Back in the Saddle [4:18]
28. A Pain in the Neck [2:39]
29. Out of Gas [:44]
30. The Heart of Germany [6:23]
31. Bound for Bastogne [3:00]
32. A Weather Prayer [2:05]
33. The Pure Warrior [5:05]
34. Victory [3:17]
35. Q & A [4:51]
36. All Glory is Fleeting [3:30]
37. End Titles [:26]
Side #4 -- Tora!Tora!Tora!
0. Scene Selection
1. Main Titles [3:32]
2. The Axis Alliance [1:31]
3. Washington, D.C. [4:34]
4. Operation: Magic [1:35]
5. Torpedo Planes [:16]
6. Pearl Harbor [1:55]
7. A Foolproof Plan [1:40]
8. Full Alert [6:43]
9. Carrying Out the Plan [6:38]
10. A New Training Program [5:13]
11. An October Deadline [:45]
12. "Climb Mt. Niitaka" [4:05]
13. The Pieces Fit Together [5:02]
14. A War Warning [3:01]
15. Making the Rounds [2:11]
16. Oblivious To Danger [4:28]
17. The 14th Part [4:44]
18. Intermission [3:25]
19. Mission Underway [1:25]
20. Convinced of an Attack [5:00]
21. A Submarine in The Security Zone [3:06]
22. Spotted on Radar [8:15]
23. Bad Atmospherics [:01]
24. Flying School [2:07]
25. The Attack [5:46]
26. Unarmed and Outta Gas [:43]
27. Striking the Airfields [:57]
28. A Run for the Sea [3:46]
29. Dogfight [3:10]
30. Mission Accomplished [1:53]
31. End Credits [2:56]
Side #5 -- The Thin Red Line
0. Scene Selections
1. Main Titles: Melanesia [:27]
2. The Brig [:17]
3. The Closer to Caesar [:21]
4. Charlie Company [9:31]
5. Guadalcanal [5:04]
6. Witt with the Wounded [4:25]
7. Hill 210 [5:22]
8. Dawn [:16]
9. Staros' Attack [7:25]
10. Keck's Mistake [2:54]
11. Property (Tella's Death) [1:57]
12. Refusing an Order [3:08]
13. Tall Visits the Line [:06]
14. The Unguarded Ledge [3:01]
15. Welsh and Witt [2:39]
16. The Bunker [6:54]
17. Gaff and Tall [1:36]
18. The Japanese Bivouac [5:20]
19. The Mop-Up [1:48]
20. Nature's Cruel [2:21]
21. Staros Leaves [6:00]
22. The Airfield [2:22]
23. A Letter [8:14]
24. The Village [4:44]
25. The Copra Plantation [4:48]
26. A Skirmish [8:30]
27. Witt's Choice [4:06]
28. Decoy [1:25]
29. Welsh Reflects [:38]
30. Outbound [6:10]
31. End Titles [4:24]

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