The guns of Navarone
(DVD) 

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Published
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2007.
Format
DVD
Edition
Collector's edition; widescreen version.
Language
English
UPC
043396163232, 043396721296

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by Alistair MacLean.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
General Note
Special features: New audio commentary from film historian Stephen J. Rubin; new "Forging the Guns of Navarone" documentary; new "Ironic epic of heroism" documentary; new "A heroic score" featurette; new "Epic restoration" featurette; new narration-free prologue; new Roadshow intermission; audio commentary from director J. Lee Thompson; "Memories of Navarone" retrospective documentary; "A message from Carl Foreman;" "Great guns" original featurette; "No visitors" original featurette; "Honeymoon on Rhodes" featurette; "Two girls on the town" original featurette; talent files; production notes.
Creation/Production Credits
Photographer, Oswald Morris ; original music, Dimitri Tiomkin ; film editor, Alan Osbiston.
Participants/Performers
Gregory Peck, David Niven, Anthony Quinn, Stanley Baker, Anthony Quayle, Irene Papas, Gia Scala, James Darren.
Description
A team of Allied military specialists are recruited for a dangerous but imperative mission: to infiltrate a Nazi-occupied fortress in Greece and disable two long-range field guns so that 2,000 trapped British soldiers may be rescued. Faced with an unforgiving sea voyage, hazardous terrain, and the possibility of a traitor among them, the team must overcome the impossible without losing their own lives.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround, remastered in high definition.
Language
English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby surround), French, Portuguese (Dolby 5.1), Spanish dialogue; English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 1962: Oscar - Best Special Effects.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Foreman, C., Thompson, J. L. 1., Peck, G., Niven, D., Quinn, A., Baker, S., Quayle, A., Papas, I., Scala, G., Darren, J., MacLean, A., & Tiomkin, D. (2007). The guns of Navarone (Collector's edition; widescreen version.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Carl. Foreman et al.. 2007. The Guns of Navarone. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Carl. Foreman et al.. The Guns of Navarone Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2007.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Foreman, Carl., et al. The Guns of Navarone Collector's edition; widescreen version., Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2007.

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