|aSaving Private Ryan|h[videorecording] /|cDreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present an Amblin Entertainment production in association with Mutual Film Company ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Ian Royce, Mark Gordon, Gary Levinson ; written by Robert Rodat ; directed by Steven Spielberg.
|aWidescreen special limited ed.
|aUniversal City, CA :|bDreamWorks Home Entertainment,|cc1999.
|a1 videodisc (ca. 169 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 1998.
|aFor specific features see interactive menu.
|aSpecial features: Message from Stephen Spielberg -- Saving Private Ryan: "Into the breach" -- Theatrical trailer -- Re-release trailer -- Cast and crew -- Production notes.
|aDirector of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams.
|aTom Hanks, Edward Burns, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore.
|aCaptain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over uncertain future with honor, decency and courage.
|aClosed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
|aWorld War, 1939-1945|xCampaigns|zFrance|zNormandy|vDrama.