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Flags of Our Fathers / Letters From Iwo Jima [2007] (Blu-ray)

Flags of Our Fathers / Letters From Iwo Jima [2007] (Blu-ray)
Flags of Our Fathers / Letters From Iwo Jima [2007] (Blu-ray)

Flags of Our Fathers / Letters From Iwo Jima [2007] (Blu-ray)

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Synopsis: Two war dramas directed by Clint Eastwood. 'Flags of Our Fathers' (2006) is based on the book by James Bradley and Ron Powers. In February 1945, even as victory in Europe was finally within reach, the war in the Pacific raged on. One of the most crucial and bloodiest battles of the war was the struggle for the island of Iwo Jima, which culminated with what would become one of the most iconic images in history: five Marines and a Navy corpsman raising the American flag on Mount Suribachi. But the surviving flag raisers had no interest in being held up as symbols and did not consider themselves heroes; they wanted only to stay on the front with their brothers in arms who were fighting and dying without fanfare or glory. 'Letters from Iwo Jima' (2006) is based on the book 'Picture Letters from Commander in Chief' by Tadamichi Kuribayashi. The island of Iwo Jima stands between the American military force and the home islands of Japan. Therefore the Imperial Japanese Army is desperate to prevent it from falling into American hands and providing a launching point for an invasion of Japan. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi (Ken Watanabe) is given command of the forces on the island and sets out to prepare for the imminent attack. General Kuribayashi, however, does not favour the rigid traditional approach recommended by his subordinates, and resentment and resistance fester among his staff.
Director: Clint Eastwood
Cast: Ryan Phillippe, Jesse Bradford, Ken Watanabe, Adam Beach, Kazunari Ninomiya
Region Code: B (UK & Europe)
Cert: 15
Format: Blu-ray

SKU: 1000091021

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Synopsis: Two war dramas directed by Clint Eastwood. 'Flags of Our Fathers' (2006) is based on the book by James Bradley and Ron Powers. In February 1945, even as victory in Europe was finally within reach, the war in the Pacific raged on. One of the most crucial and bloodiest battles of the war was the struggle for the island of Iwo Jima, which culminated with what would become one of the most iconic images in history: five Marines and a Navy corpsman raising the American flag on Mount Suribachi. But the surviving flag raisers had no interest in being held up as symbols and did not consider themselves heroes; they wanted only to stay on the front with their brothers in arms who were fighting and dying without fanfare or glory. 'Letters from Iwo Jima' (2006) is based on the book 'Picture Letters from Commander in Chief' by Tadamichi Kuribayashi. The island of Iwo Jima stands between the American military force and the home islands of Japan. Therefore the Imperial Japanese Army is desperate to prevent it from falling into American hands and providing a launching point for an invasion of Japan. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi (Ken Watanabe) is given command of the forces on the island and sets out to prepare for the imminent attack. General Kuribayashi, however, does not favour the rigid traditional approach recommended by his subordinates, and resentment and resistance fester among his staff.
Director: Clint Eastwood
Cast: Ryan Phillippe, Jesse Bradford, Ken Watanabe, Adam Beach, Kazunari Ninomiya
Region Code: B (UK & Europe)
Cert: 15
Format: Blu-ray

Ordering Information

Ordering Information:

U.S. HOLIDAY Delivery: Please use the following guide for shipping deadlines to receive your order by December 24th. We and our shipping partners will do our best during this busy holiday season!

  • Standard or Economy Delivery: Order by Dec. 8
  • Expedited Delivery: Order by Dec. 15

For more details, please view our Shipping Policy here.

This "Fast Ship" item ships faster than most! It typically ships 1 business day after you place your order.

  • Return Policy: We will gladly accept returns for any reason within 30 days of receipt of delivery.
  • Delivery: Ship times quoted in checkout are estimates of time in transit after your product leaves the fulfillment center. Some items in your order may ship separately to arrive faster.
  • Multi-item Orders: Expedited shipping options are not available in the checkout for multi-item orders that include Fast Ship items AND products that are not noted as Fast Ship.
  • Availability: Ships within the United Kingdom.
  • Delivery Policy: For more information, see our Shipping Policy here.