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Cast away

By: 20th Century Fox ; DreamWorks SKG ; ImageMovers ; Playtone ; produced by Tom Hanks, Jack Rapke, Steve Starkey, Robert Zemeckis ; written by William Broyles Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis.
Contributor(s): Davis, Viveka | Hanks, Tom | Searcy, Nick | White, Lari | Broyles, William | Silvestri, Alan | Noth, Christopher, 1957- | Starkey, Steve | Zemeckis, Robert, 1952- | Wildman, Valerie | Rapke, Jack | Hunt, Helen, 1963- | Dreamworks Pictures | Playtone (Firm) | Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation | ImageMovers (Firm) | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Beverly Hills, Calif : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007Edition: [Special ed. steelbook].Description: 2 videodiscs (143 min.) sd., col 4 3/4 in.Uniform titles: Cast away (Motion picture.) Subject(s): FedEx Corporation -- Drama | Feature films | Disaster films | Survival -- Drama | Survival -- Pacific Ocean -- Drama | Aircraft accidents -- Pacific Ocean -- Drama | Pacific Ocean -- DramaGenre/Form: Action and adventure films. | Films for the hearing impaired.Online resources: null
Production Credits: Director of photography, Don Burgess ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designer, Rick Carter.
Golden Globes, USA, 2001: Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama (Tom Hanks).Cast: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Nick Searcy, Lari White, Christopher Noth, Viveka Davis, Valerie Wildman.Summary: Chuck Noland is a FedEx systems engineer whose personal and professional life are ruled by the clock. He has a girlfriend, Kelly, with whom he is deeply in love with and family he hardly sees. When work intrudes on Christmas Eve, Chuck has a quick gift exchange in the car and kisses Kelly goodbye. He boards a delivery plane going overseas which gets caught in a horrendous storm and crashes onto the shores of a deserted tropical island in the Pacific. First, frustration gets to him and then he realizes how little his chances are to ever get back to civilisation. After four long years, Chuck has learned very well how to survive on his own. He even has a way of predicting the weather with a self-made calendar. When Chuck finally sees his chance, he rafts out onto the ocean and fortunately is spotted. After a bittersweet welcome-back reception, Chuck finds Kelly has married another man. For four years, it was survival. Now Chuck is compelled to live.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.

Director of photography, Don Burgess ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designer, Rick Carter.

Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Nick Searcy, Lari White, Christopher Noth, Viveka Davis, Valerie Wildman.

Chuck Noland is a FedEx systems engineer whose personal and professional life are ruled by the clock. He has a girlfriend, Kelly, with whom he is deeply in love with and family he hardly sees. When work intrudes on Christmas Eve, Chuck has a quick gift exchange in the car and kisses Kelly goodbye. He boards a delivery plane going overseas which gets caught in a horrendous storm and crashes onto the shores of a deserted tropical island in the Pacific. First, frustration gets to him and then he realizes how little his chances are to ever get back to civilisation. After four long years, Chuck has learned very well how to survive on his own. He even has a way of predicting the weather with a self-made calendar. When Chuck finally sees his chance, he rafts out onto the ocean and fortunately is spotted. After a bittersweet welcome-back reception, Chuck finds Kelly has married another man. For four years, it was survival. Now Chuck is compelled to live.

MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense action sequences and some disturbing images.

DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.

Closed-captioned.

Golden Globes, USA, 2001: Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama (Tom Hanks).

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