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Title The fog of war [videorecording] : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara / Sony Pictures Classics presents & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; produced by Michael Williams and Julie Ahlberg ; produced and directed by Errol Morris.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    973.92 FOG    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    973.92 FOG    DUE 07-29-19
Edition Widsecreen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture documentary in 2003.
Includes 24 additional scenes; Robert S. McNamara's 10 lessons from his life in politics; TV spots.
Credits Directors of photography, Peter Donahue, Bob Chappell ; editors, Karen Schmeer, Doug Abel, Chyld King ; original music, Philip Glass.
Summary The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for images and thematic issues of war and destruction.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
In English with optional subtitles in French, Portuguese, Spanish or Japanese.
Awards Academy Awards (2004): Best Documentary, Features
Subject McNamara, Robert S., 1916-2009-
McNamara, Robert S., 1916- -- Interviews.
United States -- History -- 1945-
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Morris, Errol.
Williams, Michael, 1957-
Ahlberg, Julie Bilson.
McNamara, Robert S., 1916-2009-
Glass, Philip. (Firm)
Globe Department Store (Firm)
SenArt Films.
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Added Title Eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
ISBN 1404941665 : $26.95
Standard No. 043396019164
Music No. 01916 Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment

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