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DVD - Mature Adult MA15+   Double Bay . Available .  
DVD - Mature Adult MA15+   Paddington . Available .  
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Title Jarhead [videorecording].
Edition Widescreen version.
Publisher/Date [Australia] : Universal Pictures (Australasia) [distributor], c2006.
Pagination etc. 1 videodisc (approx. 118 min.) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note "8242539"--Case-slip.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Bonus features: feature commentary with director Sam Mendes, 11 deleted scenes with commentary, news interviews in full with commentary by Sam Mendes.
Based on the book by Anthony Swofford.
Bonus features: Swoff's fantasies -- News interviews -- Deleted scenes -- Feature commentary with director Sam Mendes -- Feature commentary with screenwriter William Broyles.
Creation Note Directed by Sam Mendes ; produced by Lucy Fisher and Douglas Wick ; screenplay, William D. Broyles, Jr.
Performer note Jake Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper, Lucas Black, Dennis Haysbert .
Summary Note Jarhead is an irreverent and edgy look at modern warfare from a soldier's point of view. The film follows "Swoff" (Jake Gyllenhaal), a naive young recruit and his platoon mates from the intensity and camaraderie of boot camp to being shipped to a lonely outpost in a surreal desert setting.
Target audience note Rated: MA 15+
Language note In English and Hungarian. Subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Hebrew, Hungarian, Norwegian, Swedish.
Subject Soldiers -- United States -- Drama
Marines -- United States -- Drama
Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Drama
Feature films.
War films.
Added Author Swofford, Anthony
Gyllenhaal, Jake, 1980-
Mendes, Sam
Foxx, Jamie
Sarsgaard, Peter
Fisher, Lucy
Wick, Douglas
Shelf Location DVD F JARH
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