Band of Brothers [DVD] / HBO presents ; in association with DreamWorks and Playtone ; producer, Mary Richards ; executive producers, Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg.
Title
Band of Brothers [DVD] / HBO presents ; in association with DreamWorks and Playtone ; producer, Mary Richards ; executive producers, Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg.

Author
Home Box Office (Firm),

Title Variants
Ambrose, Stephen E.
 
Band of brothers.

Electronic Access
Credits from Internet Movie Database

ISBN
9780783120638

Publication Information
[New York, New York] : HBO Home Video, [2002]
 
©2002

Physical Description
6 videodiscs (approximately 705 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Based on the book by Stephen Ambrose.
 
Widescreen.
 
Each episode includes an interactive "field guide" featuring timelines, maps, soldier profiles and other information to enhance the viewing experience.
 
Disc 6 special features: Behind the scenes: the making of "Band of brothers" featurette; Ron Livingston's video diaries; Premiere in Normandy; Who's who: the men of Easy Company; Photo gallery; A message from Jeep.

Performers/Actors
Kirk Acevedo, Eion Bailey, Michael Cudlitz, Dale Dye, Dexter Fletcher, Rick Gomez, Scott Grimes, Colin Hanks, Frank John Hughes, Damian Lewis, Ron Livingston, James Madio, Ross McCall, Neal McDonough, Rene L. Moreno, David Schwimmer, Matthew Settle, Douglas Spain, Richard Speight Jr., Shane Taylor, Donnie Wahlberg, Marc Warren.

Contents
Currahee / Day of days / Carentan / Replacements / Crossroads / Bastogne / The breaking point / The last patrol / Why we fight / Points / We stand alone together: the men of Easy Company

Abstract
Tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army, an elite rifle company that parachuted into France early on D-Day morning, fought in the Battle of the Bulge, captured Hitler's Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden, and suffered heavy casualties. Also includes a documentary about the soldiers in Easy Company.

Audience/Reading Level
Not rated.

Corporate Subject
United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Regiment, 506th. Company E -- Drama.

Subject Term
World War, 1939-1945 -- Airborne troops -- Drama.
 
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front -- Drama.
 
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States -- Drama.

Genre
Documentary television programs.
 
Historical television programs.
 
Television adaptations.
 
Television mini-series.
 
War television programs.

Added Author
Richards, Mary,
 
Hanks, Tom,
 
Spielberg, Steven, 1946-
 
Acevedo, Kirk,
 
Bailey, Eion,
 
Cudlitz, Michael,
 
Dye, Dale,
 
Fletcher, Dexter, 1966-
 
Gomez, Rick,
 
Grimes, Scott, 1971-
 
Hanks, Colin, 1977-
 
Hughes, Frank John,
 
Lewis, Damian, 1971-
 
Livingston, Ron,
 
Madio, James,
 
McCall, Ross, 1976-
 
McDonough, Neal,
 
Moreno, Rene L., 1969-
 
Schwimmer, David, 1966-
 
Settle, Matthew,
 
Spain, Douglas, 1974-
 
Speight, Richard, 1970-
 
Taylor, Shane, 1974-
 
Wahlberg, Donnie, 1969-
 
Warren, Marc, 1967-
 
Sheppard, Anna,
 
Kamen, Michael,
 
Ransom, Joel,
 
Adefarasin, Remi,
 
Jendresen, Erik,
 
Robinson, Phil Alden,
 
Orloff, John,
 
Loncraine, Richard,
 
Frye, E. Max,
 
Salomon, Mikael, 1945-
 
Yost, Graham,
 
McKenna, Bruce C.,
 
Nutter, David, 1960-
 
Leland, David, 1947-
 
Frankel, David, 1960-
 
Bork, Erik,
 
Richter, William (William Harlan),
 
Cowen, Mark,
 
Television adaptation of (work): Ambrose, Stephen E. Band of brothers.

Added Corporate Author
Home Box Office (Firm),
 
Dreamworks Pictures,
 
Playtone (Firm),
 
HBO Video (Firm),


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