49th Parallel (2-DVD)

49th Parallel (2-DVD)
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Item:  CRRN 1683D

DVD Features:

  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Closed captioning available
  • Run Time: 2 hours, 3 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1941
  • Label: Criterion
  • 2-Disc Set
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital Mono 1.0 - English
    • Subtitles - English - Closed Captioned
  • Additional Release Material:
    • Featurette: "A Very British Affair" - BBC documentary on the careers of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
    • Audio Commentary: Bruce Eder
    • Short Film - THE VOLUNTEER (1943)
    • Trailers: Theatrical Trailer

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring , , , &
Performer: , , &
Directed by &
Screenwriting by

Major Awards:

Academy Awards 1942 - Best Motion Picture Story: Emeric Pressburger

Product Description:

A taut, suspenseful World War II drama about Nazi servicemen trying to reach neutral American land after their U-boat is sunk in the Gulf of the St. Lawrence. Academy Award Nominations: 3, including Best Picture, Best Screenplay. Academy Awards: Best Original Story.

Plot Synopsis:

After a German U-Boat is bombed to smithereens in the Hudson, its Nazi survivors determine to reach the still-neutral United States and hide out -- and they'll gladly murder anyone who tries to stand in their way.

Plot Keywords:

Canada | Escape | Suspense | Thriller | World War II

Production Notes:

  • The British government invested at least $100,000 in this film, as they felt it would be helpful in promoting the wartime cause.

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Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 96,813
  • UPC: 715515022422
  • Shipping Weight: 0.20/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 2 items

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