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Product NamePatton
CategoryElectronics / Photography: A/V Media: Movie / TV
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Price New1.99 US Dollars    (curriencies)
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RatingPG - Parental Guidance Suggested
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TrailerWatch The Trailer
Run Time172 minutes
CastGeorge C. Scott, Karl Malden, Stephen Young, Michael Strong
DirectorFranklin J. Schaffner
GenreBIOGRAPHY,DRAMA,WAR
BindingVHS Tape
Release Year1970
FormatClosed-captioned, Color, NTSC
Run Time172 minutes
Long Description"Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with Patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion of Europe and the fall of the Third Reich. Side plots also speak of Patton's numerous faults such his temper and tendency toward insubordination, faults that would prevent him from becoming the lead American general in the Normandy Invasion as well as to his being relieved as Occupation Commander of Germany.
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