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The Great Raid

Release Date: August 12, 2005
Studio: Miramax Films
Director: John Dahl
Screenwriter: Carlo Bernard, Douglas Miro
Starring: Benjamin Bratt, James Franco, Connie Nielsen, Marton Csokas, Mark Consuelos, Joseph Fiennes
Genre: Drama
MPAA Rating: R (for strong war violence and brief language)
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Review: 5/10 rating
DVD Review: 9/10 rating
DVD: Blu-ray Disc | Unrated Director's Cut | DVD | Theatrical Cut
Movie Poster: Not Available
Production Stills: View here

Plot Summary: Set in the Philippines in 1945, "The Great Raid" tells the true story of the 6th Ranger Battalion, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Henry Mucci (Bratt) who undertake a daring rescue mission against all odds. Traveling thirty miles behind enemy lines, the 6th Ranger Battalion aims to liberate over 500 American prisoners-of-war from the notorious Cabanatuan Japanese POW camp resulting in the most audacious rescue ever.

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