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Saving Private Ryan

R| 2 hr. 49 min.

Plot Summary
Captain John Miller (Tom Hanks) takes his men behind enemy lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Surrounded by the brutal realties of war, while searching for Ryan, each man embarks upon a personal journey and discovers their own strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage.

Cast: Tom Hanks , Edward Burns , Tom Sizemore , Jeremy Davies , Vin Diesel , Adam Goldberg , Barry Pepper , Giovanni Ribisi

Director: Steven Spielberg

Genres: War, Historical drama

Distributor: DreamWorks SKG, Paramount Pictures

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Release Date: July 24th, 1998|2 hr. 49 min.

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  • August 13, 2012 filmlover1994
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    The 25-Minute Opening D-Day Landing Sequence In 1998\'s Saving Private Ryan Is My Favorite Scene In Motion Picture History.

  • June 01, 2011 samzietara
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    a great movie i was on the edge of my seat the whole time It was a overwhelming experience

  • March 29, 2011 Denis
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    Very enjoyable movie; though there were quite a few factual errors in the movie. From the start: Abraham Lincoln never wrote to anyone about the loss of her sons - never happened.

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