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Uniform Title Way back (Motion picture : 2010)
Title The way back [videorecording] / a Newmarket Films in association with Wreken Hill Entertainment and Image Entertainment release ; Exclusive Media Group, National Geographic Entertainment, Imagenation Abu Dhabi present ; an Exclusive Films production ; a Peter Weir film ; screenplay by Peter Weir and Keith Clarke ; produced by Joni Levin, Peter Weir, Duncan Herderson, Nigel Sinclair ; directed by Peter Weir.

Imprint Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2011]


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Description 1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Inspired by the book "The long walk" by Slavomir Rawicz.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Credits Director of photography, Russell Boyd ; film editor, Lee Smith ; music, Burkhard Dallwitz.
Cast Ed Harris, Jim Sturgess, Saoirse Ronan, Colin Farrell, Mark Strong.
Summary "Inspired by an incredible true story... begins in 1940 when seven prisoners attempt the impossible: escape from a brutal Siberian gulag. Thus begins a treacherous 4,500-mile trek to freedom across the world's most merciless landscapes. They have little food and few supplies. They don't know or trust each other. But together, they must withstand nature at its most extreme. Their humanity is further tested when they meet a teenage runaway who begs to join them on their quest"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for violent content, depiction of physical hardships, a nude image and brief strong language.
System Details DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Russian -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Polish -- Drama.
Escapes -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia -- Drama.
Prisoners of war -- Poland -- Drama.
Prisoners of war -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia -- Drama.
Runaway teenagers -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia -- Drama.
Genre/Form Survival films.
Action and adventure films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Levin, Joni.
Herderson, Duncan.
Sinclair, Nigel.
Boyd, Russell, 1944-
Smith, Lee.
Dallwitz, Burkhard.
Harris, Ed, 1950- Actor.
Sturgess, Jim. Actor.
Ronan, Saoirse, 1994- Actor.
Strong, Mark, 1963- Actor.
Farrell, Colin, 1976- Actor.
Weir, Peter, 1944- Screenwriter. Director.
Clarke, Keith R. Screenwriter.
Rawicz, Slavomir. Long walk.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Newmarket Films.
Exclusive Media Group.
National Geographic Entertainment (Firm)
Imagenation Abu Dhabi (Firm)
Exclusive Films.
Standard No. 014381693829
Music No. NMF6938 Image Entertainment

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