Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2001.
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby 2-channel surround.
Includes English, dubbed French, dubbed Portuguese, and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai.
Michael J. Fox, Sean Penn, Don Harvey, John C. Reilly, John Leguizamo, Thuy Thu Le.
Director, Brian DePalma Film ; screenplay, David Rabe ; producer, Art Linson ; director of photography, Stephen H. Burum ; editor, Bill Pankow ; co-producer, Fred Caruso ; music, Ennio Morricone.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Based upon the book by Daniel Lang.
MPAA rating: R.
Based on the true story of a squad of soldiers caught in the moral quagmire of wartime Vietnam. Witness to a vile crime, Private Ericksson (Michael J. Fox) is forced to stand alone against his fellow soldiers and commanding officer Sergeant Meserve (Sean Penn). Master filmmaker Brian DePalma creates a devastating and unforgettable tale of one man's quest for sanity and justice amidst the chaos of war.
Special features: featurette, Eriksson's war: a talk with actor Michael J. Fox (18 min.) ; documentary, The making of Casualties of war (31 mins.) ; deleted scenes ; filmographies ; trailers.
06292 Columbia TriStar