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Ladder 49. Cover Image DVD DVD

Ladder 49.

Donen, Peter. (Added Author). Russell, Jay, 1960- (film director.). Silver, Casey, (film producer.). Colick, Lewis, (screenwriter.). Phoenix, Joaquin, (actor.). Travolta, John, 1954- (actor.). Chestnut, Morris, (actor.). Patrick, Robert, 1958- (actor.). Getty, Balthazar, (actor.). Hernandez, Jay, 1978- (actor.). Barrett, Jacinda, (actor.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788854569
  • ISBN: 9780788854569
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Burbank, CA?] : Touchstone Home Entertainment, 2005.
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Inc.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"2005 release"--Container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Special features: deleted scenes; everyday heroes: real stories from real firefighters; the making-of 'Ladder 49'; Robbie Robertson music video; audio commentary.
Summary, etc.:
Probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran of the Baltimore Fire Department under the watchful eye of his mentor Chief Mike Kennedy. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As Jack reflects on his life - seeing his first fire, bonding with fellow firefighters, the impact his job has had on his wife and kids - Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save Jack's life.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense fire and rescue situations, and for language.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, THX-certified.
Language Note:
English or dubbed French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Baltimore (Md.). Fire Department > Drama.
Fire fighters > Maryland > Baltimore > Drama.
Fire extinction > Drama.
Lifesaving at fires > Drama.
Courage > Juvenile drama.
Fires > Juvenile drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)

Available copies

  • 20 of 22 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Albany Carnegie.


  • 0 current holds with 22 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Carnegie Public Library DVD LAD PG-13 (Text) 35615010056665 New Items DVD Available -

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