Ladder 49

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1 videodisc (approximately 115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


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Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
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Special features: deleted scenes; everyday heroes: real stories from real firefighters; the making-of 'Ladder 49'; Robbie Robertson music video; audio commentary.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, James L. Carter ; editors, Bud Smith, Scott Smith ; music, William Ross ; costume designer, Renee Ehrlich Kalfus ; production designer, Tony Burrough ; visual effects supervisor, Peter Donen.
Joaquin Phoenix, John Travolta, Morris Chestnut, Robert Patrick, Balthazar Getty, Jay Hernandez, Jacinda Barrett.
Probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran of the Baltimore Fire Department under the watchful eye of his mentor Chief Mike Kennedy. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As Jack reflects on his life - seeing his first fire, bonding with fellow firefighters, the impact his job has had on his wife and kids - Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save Jack's life.
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DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, THX-certified.
English or dubbed French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Russell, J., Phoenix, J., Travolta, J., Chestnut, M., Patrick, R., Getty, B., Carter, J. L., & Ross, W. (2005). Ladder 49. Widescreen. [United States] : Burbank, CA: Touchstone Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jay Russell et al.. 2005. Ladder 49. [United States] : Burbank, CA: Touchstone Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jay Russell et al., Ladder 49. [United States] : Burbank, CA: Touchstone Home Entertainment, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Russell, Jay, et al. Ladder 49. Widescreen. [United States] : Burbank, CA: Touchstone Home Entertainment, 2005. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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