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Ladder 49 [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures and Beacon Pictures present a Casey Silver production, a film by Jay Russell
DVDs DVDs | distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment | 2005 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD L ACTION/ADVENTURE)
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Imprint
[United States] : Touchstone Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2005].
Edition
Widescreen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (ca. 115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, THX-certified.
Note
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitlles in French or Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
Joaquin Phoenix, John Travolta, Morris Chestnut, Robert Patrick, Balthazar Getty, Jay Hernandez, Jacinda Barrett.
Credits
Producer, Casey Silver ; writer, Lewis Colick ; director, Jay Russell ; director of photography, James L. Carter ; editors, Bud Smith, Scott Smith ; music, William Ross ; costume designer, Reneé Ehrlich Kalfus ; production designer, Tony Burrough ; visual effects supervisor, Peter Donen.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense fire and rescue situations, and for language.
Summary
Probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran of the Baltimore Fire Department under the watchful eye of his mentor Chief Mike Kennedy. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As Jack reflects on his life - seeing his first fire, bonding with fellow firefighters, the impact his job has had on his wife and kids - Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save Jack's life.
Note
Special features: deleted scenes ; everyday heroes: real stories from real firefighters ; the making-of 'Ladder 49' ; Robbie Robertson music video ; audio commentary.
Local Note
MW, 3-05
Subject
Genre
Alt Author
Alt Title
Ladder forty-nine
ISBN
0788854569
ISBN/ISSN
786936242638
Music #
35938 Touchstone Home Entertainment
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