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  • ISBN: 1404968431
  • ISBN: 9781404968431
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2005, ©1966.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Remastered in high definition.
Based on a novel: A mule for the Marquesa / by Frank O'Rourke.
Originally issued as a motion picture in 1966.
Three exclusive new featurettes include: The Professionals--a classic, Burt Lancaster: a portrait, Memories from The Professionals.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Conrad Hall; film editor, Peter Zinner; music composed and conducted by Maurice Jarre.
Participant or Performer Note:
Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan, Woody Strode, Jack Palance, Claudia Cardinale, Ralph Bellamy, Joe de Santis, Rafael Bertrand.
Summary, etc.:
Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance).
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG-13; violence and nudity CHV rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation, Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
In English with optional subtitles in English and French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Kidnapping > Drama.
Soldiers of fortune > Drama.
Genre: Western films.

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