Main Content

Rescue Dawn [Blu-ray] [2006]

Release Date:11/20/2007
Your price for this item is $9.99

Item Added.View List

Add to List

    No lists found. Create one today.
    Add Item
    Cardmember Offers


    Ratings & Reviews

    Overall Customer Rating:
    90% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (9 out of 10)

    Special Features

    • Commentary by director Werner Herzog and interviewer Norman Hill - Deleted scenes with optional commentary by Werner Herzog and Norman Hill
    • The making of a true story multi-part documentary
    • Honoring the brave interactive memorial
    • Preparing for survival featurette - before the dawn mission secrets trivia track
    • Photo gallery
    • Theatrical trailer in high definition


    Rescue Dawn
    Acclaimed filmmaker Werner Herzog returns to direct his first feature since 2001's Invincible with this dramatic action film inspired by his own 1997 documentary Little Dieter Needs to Fly and detailing the escape efforts of a German-American pilot who was taken as a prisoner-of-war after being shot down over Laos during the Vietnam War. When U.S. fighter pilot Dieter Dengler (Christian Bale) escaped death after being shot down over one of the most intense front lines in the Vietnam War, his troubles were only beginning. Subsequently taken captive by the enemy and forced to endure a harrowing stint in a Vietnamese prison camp, Dengler and his fellow captives stage a death-defying escape that would later inspire one of Germany's most accomplished directors to capture the remarkable tale on camera. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

    Cast & Crew

    • Christian Bale
      Christian Bale - Dieter Dengler
    • Steve Zahn
      Steve Zahn - Duane Martin
    • Jeremy Davies
      Jeremy Davies - Gene
    • Zach Grenier
      Zach Grenier - Squad Leader
    • Image coming soon
      Yuttana Muenwaja - Crazy Horse

    Product images, including color, may differ from actual product appearance.