DVD
English

D-day remembered : 70th anniversary

Ken Annakin (director), Franklin J. Schaffner (director)
Boxset met 6 legendarische oorlogsklassiekers.
Contents
Disc 1 The longest day / dir. by Ken Annakin ... [et al.]
Disc 2 Patton / dir. by Franklin J. Schaffner
Disc 3 Thin red line / dir. by Terrence Malick
Disc 4 The great escape / dir. by John Sturges
Disc 5 Tora! Tora! Tora! / dir. by Richard Fleischer
Disc 6 The monuments men / dir. by George Clooney
Title
D-day remembered : 70th anniversary
Director
Ken Annakin Franklin J. Schaffner
Language
English
Original language
English
Publisher
Place of publishing unknown: MGM, 2015
6 dvd-video's
Playing time
898 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Engels
EAN
8712626049197

About Ken Annakin

Kenneth Cooper Annakin, OBE (10 August 1914 – 22 April 2009) was an English film director.

His career spanned half a century, beginning in the early 1940s and ending in 2002. His career peaked in the 1960s with large-scale adventure films; in all, Annakin directed nearly 50 pictures.

Biography

Annakin was born in and grew up in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire where he attended the local grammar school. After leaving school he became a trainee income tax inspector in the city of Hull. Annakin subsequently decided to emigrate to New Zealand, and travelled around the world in a variety of jobs.

He was compere and stage manager of Eugene Permanent Waving Company's roadshow, touring the Northern provinces. When World War II broke out, Annakin became a firefighter in Soho, then joined the Royal Air Force.

Documentaries

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