Das Boot
Director's Cut
Country of Origin: Germany
Production year: 1981
Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 043396-222199
Running time: 3:28 (208 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Double-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: December 09, 1997
Collection type: Owned (#481)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 04, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 9 / 10
Overview
This is director Wolfgang Petersen's ultimate version of one of the most critically-acclaimed war movies of all time. An all-new restoration with over one hour of additional footage and a completely new stereo soundtrack that delivers the theatrical experience to your home... this is DAS BOOT: THE DIRECTORS CUT!
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Genres
War
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Columbia Pictures
 • Twin Bros. Productions
 • Bavaria Film
Media Companies:
 • Columbia TriStar Home Video
Audio format
German  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Spanish  Dolby Digital Surround
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature (Part 1), Main Feature (Part 2)
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Wolfgang Petersen....Director
Writing
Lothar-Günther Buchheim....Original Material By
Wolfgang Petersen....Writer
Production
Günter Rohrbach....Producer
Mark Damon....Executive Producer
Edward R. Pressman....Executive Producer
John W. Hyde....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Jost Vacano....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Hannes Nikel....Film Editor
Music
Klaus Doldinger....Composer
Sound
Mike Le-Mare....Sound Editor
Milan Bor....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Trevor Pyke....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Eva Claudius....Sound Editor
Illo Endrulat....Sound Editor
Werner Böhm....Sound
Heinz Schürer....Sound
Karsten Ullrich....Sound
Stani Litera....Sound
Albrecht von Bethmann....Sound
Art
Rolf Zehetbauer....Production Designer
Götz Weidner....Art Director
Monika Bauert....Costume Designer
Rüdiger von Sperl....Make-up Artist
Alfred Rasche....Make-up Artist
Ago von Sperl....Make-up Artist
Karl Baumgartner....Visual Effects
Siegi Haubold....Costume Designer
Karin Geuer....Costume Designer
Karl-Heinz Stempel....Costume Designer
Hans Diessbacher....Costume Designer
Max Gretmann....Visual Effects
Willi Neuner....Visual Effects
Michael Strohhofer....Visual Effects
Nick Middleton....Visual Effects
Fritz Kirschke....Visual Effects
 Director's Cut Restoration
Production
Ortwin Freyermuth....Producer
Film Editing
Hannes Nikel....Film Editor
Sound
Hannes Nikel....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Michael Keller....Supervising Sound Editor
J. Stanley Johnston....Supervising Sound Editor
Gerry Lentz....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Michael Keller....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Cast
Jürgen Prochnow....The Captain
Herbert Grönemeyer....Lieutenant Werner/Correspondent
Klaus Wennemann....Chief Engineer
Hubertus Bengsch....1st Lieutenant/Number One
Martin Semmelrogge....2nd Lieutenant
Bernd Tauber....Chief Quartermaster/Navigator
Erwin Leder....Johann
Martin May....Ullman
Heinz Hoenig....Hinrich
Uwe Ochsenknecht....Chief Bosun
Claude-Oliver Rudolph....Ario
Jan Fedder....Pilgrim
Ralf Richter....Frenssen
Joachim Bernhard....Preacher
Oliver Stritzel....Schwalle
Konrad Becker....Bockstiegel
Lutz Schnell....Dufte
Martin Hemme....Brückenwilli
Rita Cadillac....Monique
Otto Sander....Thomsen
Günter Lamprecht....Captain of the ''Weser''
Thomas Boxhammer
Roger Barth
Günther Franke
Christian Bendomir
Norbert Gronwald
Albert Kraml
Jean-Claude Hoffmann....Benjamin
Peter Pathenis
Arno Kral....Hagen
Christian Seipolt
Helmut Neumeier....Schmutt
Ferdinand Schaal
Wilhelm Pietsch....Franz
Rolf Weber
Dirk Salomon....Markus
Lothar Zajicek
Sky Dumont....Officer aboard the "Weser" (uncredited)
Maryline Moulard....Françoise (uncredited)