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Anderson - Piedmont Branch DVD Perfect Storm (Text) 27066307 Adult DVD Available -
Colleton - Cottageville DVD F Perfect Storm (Text) 3010313451 Adult Visual Media Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419855212
  • ISBN: 9781419855214
  • Physical Description: videodisc
    1 videodisc (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widesceen version.
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the book of the same name by Sebastian Junger.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
Special features: 3 documentaries: "HBO first look: creating the perfect storm"; "Witnesses to the storm": recollections of the 1991 events that inspired the book; "Creating an emotion": composer James Horner at work; 3 commentaries: director Wolfgang Petersen, author Sebastian Junger, visual effects supervisor Stefen Fangmeier and visual effects producer Helen Ostenberg Elswit; "Yours forever" photo montage; conceptual art gallery with director commentary; storyboard gallery; cast/crew filmographies; theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM PC enhanced features: original website and "Previsualizing the storm" online documentary gallery links.
Original English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English or French subtitles.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Richard Francis-Bruce ; music, James Horner.
Participant or Performer Note: George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane, William Fichtner, Karen Allen, Allen Payne, Bob Gunton, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, John C. Reilly.
Summary, etc.: In October 1991, the crew of the fishing boat Andrea Gail battles the greatest storm in recorded history formed by the joining of three weather fronts-- one of them Hurricane Grace.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; language and scenes of peril.
System Details Note:
DVD, dual-layer, Region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround (English dialogue), Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (French dialogue).
DVD-ROM minimum system requirements: InterActual-compatible player (included on this disc), Microsoft Windows 98SE or later, Microsoft IE 5.5 SP1, Macromedia Flash Player 7, an Internet connection, a DVD-ROM drive and a DirectShow-compatible DVD decoder. This DVD will not work in a CD-ROM drive and the DVD-ROM features are not available on Apple Mac OS.
Language Note:
Original English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English or French subtitles.
Subject: Video recordings
DVD-Video discs
Halloween Nor'easter, 1991 Drama
Genre: Feature films.
Disaster films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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The Perfect Storm
The Perfect Storm
by Petersen, Wolfgang (Directed By)
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The Perfect Storm

The film is a true account of the courageous men and women who risk their lives every working day, pitting their fishing boats and rescue vessels against the capricious forces of nature. Their worst fears were realized one autumn in 1991 when they were confronted by the greatest storm in modern history.
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