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The Alamo (2004)


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MoviesDVD/WESTERN/ALAMODue 06-04-15
Published: [United States] : Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, c2004
Edition:  Widescreen version
Description:  1 videodisc (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0788849247,
Language:  English

Special features: walking in the footprints of heroes: learn about David Crockett, William Travis, Jim Bowie and Sam Houston; deleted scenes with optional commentary by John Lee Hancock; return of a legend: the making of 'The Alamo' - a behind-the-scenes look; deep in the heart of Texans

Billy Bob Thornton, Dennis Quaid, Jason Patric, Patrick Wilson, Jordi Mollá, Emilio Echevarria, Marc Blucas, Leon Rippy

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna

MPAA rating: PG-13; for sustained intense battle sequences

DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, DTS, SDDS

English and Spanish dialogue or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned

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Crockett, Davy, -- 1786-1836 -- Drama
Álamo (San Antonio, Texas) -- Teatro -- Sitio, 1936
Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) -- Drama -- Siege, 1836
Feature films
Historical films
Western films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added--04/9 advd

Additional Credits:
Johnson, Mark
Howard, Ron
Bohem, Leslie
Gaghan, Stephen
Hancock, John Lee
Thornton, Billy Bob
Quaid, Dennis
Patric, Jason
Wilson, Patrick, 1973-
Mollá, Jordi
Echevarría, Emilio
Blucas, Marc, 1972-
Rippy, Leon
Semler, Dean, 1943-
Beason, Eric L
Burwell, Carter
Orlandi, Daniel
Touchstone Pictures
Imagine Entertainment (Firm)
Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)

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