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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1).
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000.
General Note
Special features include: Spotlight on location, the making of U-571 ; feature commentary with Jonathan Mostow ; creating and constructing U-571 ; inside the Enigma ; Britain captures the U-110 ; a submariner's WWII experience ; U.S. Naval Archives, capturing the U-505 ; theatrical trailer ; DVD-ROM features.
Creation/Production Credits
Music by Richard Marvin ; edited by Wayne Wahrman ; director of photography, Oliver Wood.
Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Harvey Keitel, Jon Bon Jovi, Jake Weber, David Keith, Matthew Settle.
During World War II, a group of Navy men are sent to steal Enigma (the nazis' top-secret decoding device). When their own ship is destroyed, they must secretly make their way through hostile waters in a severely damaged Nazi U-boat to safety with the device.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details
English (5.1 surround) or French (surround) language soundtracks ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Mostow, J., De Laurentiis, D., Ayer, D., McConaughey, M., Paxton, B., Bon Jovi, J., & Keitel, H. (2000). U-571 (Collector's ed.). Universal Studios.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Jonathan. Mostow et al.. 2000. U-571. Universal Studios.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Jonathan. Mostow et al.. U-571 Universal Studios, 2000.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Mostow, Jonathan., et al. U-571 Collector's ed., Universal Studios, 2000.

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