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The looming tower [videorecording] / created by Dan Futterman, Alex Gibney, Lawrence Wright ; directors, Craig Zisk [and four others] ; writers, Dan Futterman [and six others].

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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Baker County Library District. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Baker County Library.

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A look at how the rivalry between the CIA and FBI inadvertently set the stage for the tragedy of 9/11 and the war in Afghanistan.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library DRAMA LOO DVD (Text) 37814003087500 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD System_Only_3months 09/04/2020 Available -
Baker County Library DRAMA LOO DVD (Text) 37814003276368 VIDEO DVD System_Only_3months 09/04/2020 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (493 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, California : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning non-fiction book by Lawrence Wright.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Special features: The Complexities of character -- Across three continents: Creating The looming tower -- The looming tower: Divided we fail -- All Soufan: In his own words -- Audio commentaries.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Now It Begins -- Losing My Religion -- Mistakes Were Made -- Mercury -- Y2K.
Disc 2. Boys At War -- The General -- A Very Special Relationship -- Tuesday -- 9/11.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jeff Daniels, Tahar Rahim, Bill Camp, Wrenn Schmidt, Louis Cancelmi, Virginia Jull, Ella Rae Peck, Sullivan Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg, Peter Sarsgaard.
Summary, etc.:
A look at how the rivalry between the CIA and FBI inadvertently set the stage for the tragedy of 9/11 and the war in Afghanistan.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TV-MA.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1; wide screen (1.78:1); Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby surround stereo (French, Portuguese).
Language Note:
English or Portuguese dialogue; French, Japanese, or Portuguese subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH). Language options from menu screen differ from options listed on container.
Subject: United States. Central Intelligence Agency > Drama.
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation > Drama.
Qaida (Organization) > Drama.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 > Drama.
Terrorism > Government policy > United States > Drama.
Intelligence service > United States > Drama.
Afghan War, 2001- > Drama.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Fiction television programs.
Action and adventure television programs.

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