R | | Drama, War
Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
Real amputees were used for the shots of people with limbs missing. However, Bryan Cranston, who portrayed the Colonel in the headquarters unit, to whom the three separate death notices are presented, and later presents to General George C. Marshall, is not an amputee, although ... ...
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If you look at the river under the bridge and all other shoots it isn't flowing yet it is quite shallow. In one shot the wind is blowing the surface.The river was purpose built along with the town on former British Aerospace Factory in Hatfield Herts and the river is a shallow oblong mini lake the runs the width of the set.
The DreamWorks and Paramount logos play in complete silence.
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$30,576,104 (USA) (26 July 1998)
$216,540,909 (USA) (15 June 2012)