The Longest Day

This is the day that changed the world... when history held its breath.
The Longest Day
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Format:  DVD
item number:  6SX55
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Unrated
  • Run Time: 2 hours, 58 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released: May 21, 2002
  • Originally Released: 1962
  • Label: 20Th Century Fox
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)

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Major Awards:

Academy Awards 1962 - Best Cinematography: Jean Bourgoin & Walter Wottitz
Academy Awards 1962 - Best Sound Effects
Academy Awards 1962 - Best Special Effects

Entertainment Reviews:

Fresh87%

TOMATOMETER
Total Count: 23

Upright90%

AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 42,889
[I]t's hard not to admire the logistical ingenuity with which Darryl Zanuck put together a production of this size.
Sight and Sound
Aug 1, 2004
Breathtaking scope and authenticity. Full Review
TV Guide
Jul 7, 2017
THE LONGEST DAY features a massive all-star cast in its re-creation of the Allied invasion at Normandy Beach during World War II.
Widescreen Review
Jun 1, 2006
Rating: 5/5 -- Still holds up as the best D-Day picture ever made. Full Review
eFilmCritic.com
Jul 7, 2017
Rating: 3.5/4 -- Technically, this is a great, great movie. Full Review
Three Movie Buffs
Jul 7, 2017
...John Sturges' robust POW actioner follows the template he set with THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN... .It's turns from Dickie Attenborough and David McCallum that provide the heart...
Total Film
Jul 1, 2003
Rating: 4/5 -- The battle scenes are memorably staged and the major Hollywood stars fit in particularly well. Full Review
Radio Times
Jul 7, 2017

Product Description:

An all-star cast enlists for this epic recreation of the Allied invasion of Normandy. Academy Award Nominations: 5, including Best Picture. Academy Awards: Best (Black-and-White) Cinematography.

Plot Synopsis:

An all-star cast enlists for this epic recreation of the Allied invasion of Normandy that took place on June 6, 1944. The film dramatises the viewpoints of the French, English, German, and American soldiers. Featured actors include John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, Henry Fonda, Richard Burton, Sean Connery, and many more.

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Production Notes:

  • Shot in CinemaScope.

Product Info

  • UPC: 024543029984
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

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