Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2007.
2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Cinema classics collection
DVD; Dolby Digital mono., Dolby Digital stereo
Includes English, dubbed French, and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Raffaella Carra, Brad Dexter, Sergio Fantoni, John Leyton, Edward Mulhare, Wolfgang Preiss, James Brolin, Adolfo Celi.
Producer, Saul David ; screenplay, Wendell Mayes and Joseph Landon ; director, Mark Robson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1965.
Based on the novel by David Westheimer.
MPAA rating: PG.
Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgement, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding.
Special features: Disc 1: Isolated score track with commentary by Jon Burlingame, Lem Dobbs and Nick Redman -- Disc 2: "Reliving the adventure of Von Ryan's Express" featurette; "Hollywood and its war films" featurette; "The music of Von Ryan's Express" featurette; "Bringing movies to life: The legacy of Jerry Goldsmith" featurette; original theatrical trailer, Spanish trailer; TV spots; still gallery.