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The High And The Mighty (2005, original release: 1954)
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Call Number DVD/ACTION/HIGH


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Published: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2005]
Series: John Wayne collection.
Edition:  Special collector's edition
Description:  2 videodiscs (148 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 141570886X,
Language:  English


Originally released as a motion picture in 1954

Special features: Disc 1: Introduction and commentary by Leonard Maltin; commentary by William Wellman Jr., Karen Sharpe, Pedro Gonzales-Gonzales and Vincent Longo; Disc 2: introduction by Leonard Maltin; the Batjac story; stories from the set; on director William A. Wellman; the music and world of Dimitri Tiomkin; restoring a classic; a place in film history; Ernest K. Gann - adventurer, author & artist; flying in the fifties; theatrical trailer, TV trailer, Batjac Montage; The High and the Mighty premiere footage; photo gallery

John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Laraine Day, Robert Stack, Jan Sterling

A commercial airliner develops engine trouble while flying over the Pacific Ocean. The pilot panics, so it is up to the washed-up co-pilot to get the plane down safely. Based on an Ernest K. Gann bestseller

MPAA rating: Not rated

DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround

Subtitles in English. Closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Wellman, William A., 1937-
Gann, Ernest Kellogg, 1910-1991.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979.
Trevor, Claire, 1909-2000.
Day, Laraine, 1920-2007.
Stack, Robert, 1919-2003.
Sterling, Jan, 1923-2004.
Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979.
Stout, Archie J., 1886-1973.
Clothier, William, 1903-1996.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Batjac Productions.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)

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