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Title They were expendable [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a John Ford production ; associate producer, Cliff Reid ; screen play by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2007]


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Description 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in..
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Series John Wayne collection
John Wayne collection.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English dialogue, optional English and French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt, Ward Bond, Marshall Thompson, Paul Langton, Leon Ames.
Credits Editors, Frank E. Hull, Douglas Biggs ; music, Herbert Stothart ; director of photography, Joseph H. August.
Note Based on the book by William L. White.
DVD release of the 1945 motion picture.
Summary After the attack on Pearl Harbor, two naval officers prove the effectiveness of PT boats in defending the Philippines against the Japanese.
Note Special features: theatrical trailer.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American -- Drama.
Torpedo-boats -- Drama.
Genre/Form War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Ford, John, 1894-1973, film producer, film director.
Reid, G. C. (George Clifford), 1891-1959, film producer.
Wead, Frank W. (Frank Wilber), 1895-1947, screenwriter.
Montgomery, Robert, 1904-1981, actor.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979, actor.
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986, actor.
Holt, Jack, 1888-1951, actor.
Bond, Ward, 1903-1960, actor.
Thompson, Marshall, 1925-1992, actor.
Langton, Paul, 1913-1980, actor.
Ames, Leon, 1902-1993, actor.
Hull, Frank E., 1882-1968, film editor.
Biggs, Douglas, film editor.
Stothart, Herbert, 1885-1949, composer.
August, Joseph H., 1890-1947, cinematographer.
White, William Lindsay, 1900-1973, author. They were expendable.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title They were expendable (Motion picture)
ISBN 1419853821
Standard No. 012569798625
Music No. 79862 Warner Home Video

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