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Rescue Dawn

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In Theaters: July 4, 2007

PG-13 | Action, Adventure, Drama, War | 2h 6m

Rescue Dawn

American pilot Dieter Dengler (Christian Bale) is shot down during a top secret mission to destroy Viet Cong strongholds in Laos at the beginning of the Vietnam War. Taken hostage, he endures unimaginable conditions at the hands of cruel captors in a makeshift POW camp. Dengler's iron will to survive guides him and his fellow prisoners in a meticulously-planned, death-defying escape, only to discover the harsh realities of an unforgiving jungle beyond the camp's walls.
Cast: Christian Bale, Steve Zahn, Jeremy Davies, Pat Healy, Toby Huss
Director: Werner Herzog
Studio: Gibraltar Films
Producer(s): Elton Brand, Freddy Braidy, Steve Marlton
Writer(s): Werner Herzog
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