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The Resource The guardian, Touchstone Pictures and Beacon Pictures presents a Contrafilm/Firm Films production ; produced by Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson ; written by Ron L. Brinkerhoff ; directed by Andrew Davis, (DVD)

The guardian, Touchstone Pictures and Beacon Pictures presents a Contrafilm/Firm Films production ; produced by Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson ; written by Ron L. Brinkerhoff ; directed by Andrew Davis, (DVD)

Label
The guardian
Title
The guardian
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Beacon Pictures presents a Contrafilm/Firm Films production ; produced by Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson ; written by Ron L. Brinkerhoff ; directed by Andrew Davis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Reeling with grief in the wake of a mission gone tragically wrong, legendary Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer Ben Randall is given a mission he doesn't want -- training raw recruits. Once there, he knocks heads with cocky Jake Fischer, a swimming champ driven by a painful secret, who's more interested in breaking Ben's records than saving lives. But Ben also sees Jakes has what it takes to be the best of the best
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Stephen St. John ; editors, Thomas J. Nordberg, Dennis Virkler ; music, Trevor Rabin ; costume designer, Mark Peterson ; production designer, Maher Ahmad
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of action/peril, brief strong language and some sensuality
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.A3
LC item number
G8373536 2006
PerformerNote
Kevin Costner, Ashton Kutcher, Sela Ward, Melissa Sagemiller, Clancy Brown, Neal McDonough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davis, Andrew
  • Costner, Kevin
  • Kutcher, Ashton
  • Ward, Sela
  • Sagemiller, Melissa
  • Brown, Clancy
  • McDonough, Neal
  • Beacon Pictures
  • Contrafilm (Firm)
  • Firm Films
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
139
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Rescue work
  • Survival swimming
  • Lifesaving
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The guardian, Touchstone Pictures and Beacon Pictures presents a Contrafilm/Firm Films production ; produced by Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson ; written by Ron L. Brinkerhoff ; directed by Andrew Davis, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Never-before-seen alternate ending with on-camera introduction by Andrew Davis ; Deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Andrew Davis and writer Ron L. Brinkerhoff ; "Unsung heroes": a tribute to the real-life U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers ; "Making waves": the making-of 'The guardian' ; Audio commentary with director Andrew Davis and writer Ron L. Brinkerhoff
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm74809032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.)
Isbn
9780788868818
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705119
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50648
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
i9780788868818
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The guardian, Touchstone Pictures and Beacon Pictures presents a Contrafilm/Firm Films production ; produced by Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson ; written by Ron L. Brinkerhoff ; directed by Andrew Davis, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Never-before-seen alternate ending with on-camera introduction by Andrew Davis ; Deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Andrew Davis and writer Ron L. Brinkerhoff ; "Unsung heroes": a tribute to the real-life U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers ; "Making waves": the making-of 'The guardian' ; Audio commentary with director Andrew Davis and writer Ron L. Brinkerhoff
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm74809032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.)
Isbn
9780788868818
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705119
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50648
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
i9780788868818
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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