The Longest Day

This is the day that changed the world... when history held its breath.
The Longest Day
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Unrated
  • Run Time: 2 hours, 58 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released: May 21, 2002
  • Originally Released: 1962
  • Label: 20Th Century Fox
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)

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Major Awards:

Academy Awards 1962 - Best Cinematography: Jean Bourgoin & Walter Wottitz
Academy Awards 1962 - Best Sound Effects
Academy Awards 1962 - Best Special Effects

Entertainment Reviews:

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AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 42,889
Rating: 3.5/4 -- Technically, this is a great, great movie. Full Review
Three Movie Buffs
Jul 7, 2017
THE LONGEST DAY features a massive all-star cast in its re-creation of the Allied invasion at Normandy Beach during World War II.
Widescreen Review
Jun 1, 2006
[This epic] takes a comprehensive, quasi- documentary-style look at the Battle of Normandy, dramatically depicting the invasion from the perspectives of both Allied and German forces.
USA Today
Jun 3, 2004
This stunningly realised 1962 restaging of D-Day is the last great war epic.
Uncut
Jul 1, 2004
It is hard to think of a picture, aimed and constructed as this one was, doing any more or any better or leaving one feeling any more exposed to the horror of war than this one does. Full Review
New York Times
May 20, 2003
[I]t's hard not to admire the logistical ingenuity with which Darryl Zanuck put together a production of this size.
Sight and Sound
Aug 1, 2004
Rating: 4/5 -- The battle scenes are memorably staged and the major Hollywood stars fit in particularly well. Full Review
Radio Times
Jul 7, 2017

Product Description:

An all-star cast enlists for this epic recreation of the Allied invasion of Normandy. Academy Award Nominations: 5, including Best Picture. Academy Awards: Best (Black-and-White) Cinematography.

Plot Synopsis:

An all-star cast enlists for this epic recreation of the Allied invasion of Normandy that took place on June 6, 1944. The film dramatises the viewpoints of the French, English, German, and American soldiers. Featured actors include John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, Henry Fonda, Richard Burton, Sean Connery, and many more.

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Production Notes:

  • Shot in CinemaScope.
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Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 1,158
  • UPC: 024543029984
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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