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Generation kill / executive producer, David Simon ; executive producer, Ed Burns ; executive producer, George Faber, Charles Pattinson ; executive producer, Anne Thomopoulos ; produced by Andrea Calderwood ; HBO Films presents ; a Company Pictures production ; a Blown Deadline production.

Simon, David, 1960- (screenwriter,, television producer.). Burns, Edward, 1946- (screenwriter,, television producer.). Faber, George, 1960- (television producer.). Pattinson, Charles, (television producer.). Thomopoulos, Anne, (television producer.). Calderwood, Andrea, (television producer.). Skarsgård, Alexander, (actor.). Ransone, James, 1979- (actor.). Tergesen, Lee, (actor.). Huertas, Jon, (actor.). Sands, Stark, (actor.). Lush, Billy, 1981- (actor.). Lotan, Jonah, 1973- (actor.). Bethel, Wilson, 1984- (actor.). Szajda, Pawel, 1982- (actor.). Menchaca, Marc, 1975- (actor.). Valentin, Rey, (actor.). Lutz, Kellan, 1985- (actor.). Figueroa, Mike, 1977- (actor.). Barrett, Josh, (actor.). Reyes, Rudy, (actor.). McDonald, Rich, (actor.). Ladin, Eric, 1978- (actor.). Kelly, Chance, (actor.). Nenninger, Eric, 1978- (actor.). Wade, Brian Patrick, 1978- (actor.). Jones, Neal, 1960- (actor.). Kelly, Michael, 1969- (actor.). Barrera, David, (actor.). Busch, Benjamin, 1968- (actor.). Yeoman, Owain, 1978- (actor.). Martínez, J. Salomé, (actor.). Elouahabi, Nabil, (actor.). Burke, Robert (Robert John), (actor.). Strasburg, Ivan, (director of photography.). Harris, Rob (Production designer), (production designer.). Krasucki, Jason, (editor of moving image work.). Ottey, Oral Norrie, (editor of moving image work.). Reddin, Tania, (editor of moving image work.). Hing, Darion, (costume designer.). White, Susanna, (television director.). Wright, Evan, (screenwriter.). Jones, Simon Cellan, (television director.). Wright, Evan. Television adaptation of (work): Generation kill. (Added Author). HBO Films, (presenter.). Company Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Blown Deadline Productions (Firm), (production company.). Home Box Office (Firm), (broadcaster.). HBO Video (Firm), (publisher.). Warner Home Video (Firm), (distributor.). Alexander Skarsgård, James Ransone, Lee Tergesen, Jon Huertas, Stark Sands, Billy Lush, Jonah Lotan, Wilson Bethel, Pawel Szajda, Marc Menchaca, Rey Valentin, Kellan Lutz, Mike Figueroa, Josh Barrett, Rudy Reyes, Rich McDonald, Eric Ladin, Chance Kelly, Eric Nenninger, Brian Patrick Wade, Neal Jones, Michael Kelly, David Barrera, Benjamin Busch, Owain Yeoman, J. Salomé Martinez, Jr., Nabil Elouahabi, Robert John Burke. (Cast).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419871358
  • ISBN: 9781419871351
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 470 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations, portraits ; 18 cm)
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : HBO Video, [2008]
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Evan Wright.
Widescreen (16:9).
Each episode contains an interactive mission map and optional audio commentaries.
Disc 6 special features: Generation kil: a conversation with 1st Recon Marines; Making Generation kill featurette; Eric Ladin's video diaries; deleted dialogues.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Get some / directed by Susanna White ; written by David Simon & Ed Burns -- The cradle of civilization / directed by Susanna White ; teleplay by Ed Burns and Evan Wright -- Screwby / directed by Susanna White ; teleplay by Ed Burns -- Disc 2. Combat Jack / directed by Simon Cellan Jones ; teleplay by David Simon -- A burning dog / directed by Simon Cellan Jones ; teleplay by Evan Wright -- Stay frosty / directed by Simon Cellan Jones ; teleplay by Ed Burns -- Disc 3. Bomb in the garden / directed by Susanna White ; teleplay by David Simon.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Ivan Strasburg ; production designer, Rob Harris ; editor, Jason Krasucki (parts 1, 2, 3), Oral Norrie Ottey (parts 4, 5, 6), Tania Reddin (part 7) ; costume designer, Darion Hing.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alexander Skarsgård, James Ransone, Lee Tergesen, Jon Huertas, Stark Sands, Billy Lush, Jonah Lotan, Wilson Bethel, Pawel Szajda, Marc Menchaca, Rey Valentin, Kellan Lutz, Mike Figueroa, Josh Barrett, Rudy Reyes, Rich McDonald, Eric Ladin, Chance Kelly, Eric Nenninger, Brian Patrick Wade, Neal Jones, Michael Kelly, David Barrera, Benjamin Busch, Owain Yeoman, J. Salomé Martinez, Jr., Nabil Elouahabi, Robert John Burke.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally Broadcast on HBO from July 13, 2008 through August 24, 2008.
Summary, etc.:
A dramatization based on Evan Wright's experiences as an embedded reporter with the United States Marine Corps in 2003. Presents a uniquely epic and intimate portrait of the first 40 days of the Iraq war from the perspective of the Marines of the First Recon Battalion.
Target Audience Note:
TV-MA.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English), Dolby Digital 2.0 (Spanish).
Language Note:
English or Spanish dialogue; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Wright, Evan > Drama.
Wright, Evan.
United States. Marine Corps. Marine Division, 1st > Drama.
United States. Marine Corps. Marine Division, 1st.
Embedded war correspondents > Iraq > Drama.
War correspondents > Iraq > Drama.
Soldiers > Iraq > Drama.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Drama.
Grabaciones vídeo para los de audición disminuida.
Discos videos digitales (DVD)
Embedded war correspondents.
Soldiers.
War correspondents.
Iraq.
Genre: Television mini-series.
Television adaptations.
Biographical television programs.
Historical television programs.
War television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television programs > United States.
Biographies.
Drama.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
War television programs.
Television programs.