The High and the mighty

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Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2005].
Special collector's ed.


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
General Note
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.
Creation/Production Credits
Music, Dimitri Tiomkin; photography, Archie Stout; aerial photography, William Clothier; editor, Ralph Dawson.
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround.
Subtitles in English. Closed-captioned.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)., Wellman, W. A., Gann, E. K. 1., Wayne, J., Trevor, C., Day, L., Stack, R., Sterling, J., Tiomkin, D., Stout, A. J., Clothier, W., & Batjac Productions, I. (2005). The High and the mighty (Special collector's ed.). Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967) et al.. 2005. The High and the Mighty. Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967) et al.. The High and the Mighty Paramount Home Entertainment, 2005.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967), et al. The High and the Mighty Special collector's ed., Paramount Home Entertainment, 2005.

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