Hacksaw Ridge /
IM Global and AI Film productions prsents in association with Cross Creek Pictures, Demarest Films and Bliss Media Ltd. ; a Pandemonium Films/Permut Presentations production ; a Mel Gibson film ; produced by David Permut p.g.a. [and six others] ; screenplay by Robert Schenkkan and Andrew Knight ; directed by Mel Gibson.
imprint
[Toronto, Ontario] : Elevation Pictures, [2017]
description
1 videodisc (139 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
format(s)
DVD
Holdings
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imprint
[Toronto, Ontario] : Elevation Pictures, [2017]
standard identifier
191329000502
191329000526
publisher #
32185415
32185417
general note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features: deleted scenes; Veterans Day greeting with Mel Gibson.
Title from web page.
performer
Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey, Rachel Griffiths, Matt Nable, Ryan Corr.
abstract
It's the extraordinary true story of Desmond Doss who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while the war was justified, killing was nevertheless wrong. As an army medic, he singlehandedly evacuated the wounded from behind enemy lines, braved fire while tending to soldiers and was wounded by a grenade and hit by snipers.
language note
English or French dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles; described video; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
catalogue key
10965628
target audience
MPAA rating: R; for intense prolonged realistically graphic sequences of war violence including grisly bloody images.
technical details
DVD; widescreen (2.40); Dolby Digital 5.1.

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