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The war [videorecording (DVD)]
The war [videorecording (DVD)]
Publication Information:
[United States] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment [distributor], [2007]
Physical Description:
6 videodiscs (840 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Necessary war -- When things get tough ; Deadly calling -- Pride of our nation -- Fubar -- Ghost front -- World without war.
Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC.
Target Audience Note:
TV-14; disturbing content, violence.
Video disc
General Note (Repeatable):
Volume 1 contains 2 discs with episodes 1-3 and special features; Volume 2 contains 2 discs with episodes 4-5 and special features; Volume 3 contains 2 discs with episodes 6-7 and special features. Originally broadcast by PBS in 2007. A seven-episode series. Special features: Disc 1: "Making The war" featurette; commentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick; photo gallery; biographies; educational resources ; Disc 3: Commentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; Disc 6: Exclusive deleted scenes; additional interviews; educational resources.