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Prisoners of the sun / Skouras Pictures ; a Sovereign Pictures release ; Village Roadshow Pictures presents a Charles Waterstreet and Siege production ; screenplay by Denis Whitburn, Brian A. Williams ; producers, Charles Waterstreet, Denis Whitburn, Brian A. Williams ; directed by Stephen Wallace.

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Summary:

In the aftermath of World War II, a mass grave of brutally executed Australian POWs is discovered. A tough military lawyer and his team are dispatched to prosecute the Japanese guards. To win his fight for justice, the lawyer must deal with an American officer protecting his national interests and a Japanese commander who has sworn his troops to a blood oath of silence.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library ACTION PRI DVD (Text) 37814003442648 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD System_Only_3months 02/19/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0769424740
  • ISBN: 9780769424743
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Fort Mill, SC : Sterling Entertainment ; [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Some credits from container.
Originally produced as an Australian motion picture in 1991.
Recorded in Dolby digital stereo.
Bonus features: original trailer, biographies, filmographies, historical account, interview: "Ray Martin live" with Russell Crowe and Bryan Brown, music video: 30 Odd Foot of Grunts "Memorial Day".
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Russell Boyd ; editor, Nicholas Beauman ; music, David McHugh.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bryan Brown, Terry O'Quinn, George Takei, Russell Crowe, John Bach, Toshi Shioya, John Clarke, Deborah Unger, John Polson, Jason Donovan, Nicholas Eadie, Tetsu Watanabe, Sokyu Fujita, Ray Barrett, Kuzuhiro Muroyama, David Argue, Yuichiro Senga.
Summary, etc.:
In the aftermath of World War II, a mass grave of brutally executed Australian POWs is discovered. A tough military lawyer and his team are dispatched to prosecute the Japanese guards. To win his fight for justice, the lawyer must deal with an American officer protecting his national interests and a Japanese commander who has sworn his troops to a blood oath of silence.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for momentary strong violence.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Atrocitiesz > Drama.
War crime trialsz > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons, Japanese > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Participation, Australian > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
War films.
Video recordings.
Drama.
Summary: In the aftermath of World War II, a mass grave of brutally executed Australian POWs is discovered. A tough military lawyer and his team are dispatched to prosecute the Japanese guards. To win his fight for justice, the lawyer must deal with an American officer protecting his national interests and a Japanese commander who has sworn his troops to a blood oath of silence.

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