Backdraft [videorecording] / Imagine Films Entertainment presents a Trilogy Entertainment Group/Brian Grazer production ; produced by Richard B. Lewis, Pen Densham, John Watson ; written by Gregory Widen ; directed by Ron Howard.
Edition: 2-disc anniversary ed.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures, 
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject: Fire fighters Illinois Chicago Drama.
Fire investigation Illinois Chicago Drama.
Arson Illinois Chicago Drama.
Arson investigation Illinois Chicago Drama.
Bomberos Illinois Chicago Teatro. bidex
Incendios y su prevención Illinois Chicago Teatro. bidex
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.).
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Adventure Feature. migfg
Mystery Feature. migfg
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Credits: Director of photography, Mikael Salomon ; editors, Daniel Hanley, Michael Hill ; music, Hans Zimmer ; production designer, Albert Brenner.
Performers: Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Robert DeNiro, Donald Sutherland, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Rebecca DeMornay.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for language and a scene of sensuality.
Notes: In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish, with French or Spanish subtitles.
DVD release of the 1991 motion picture.
Special features: Ron Howard introduction; deleted scenes; "Igniting the story": director Ron Howard, producer Brian Grazer and other discuss the evolution of the film from script to screen; "Bringing together the team": from casting to clinics; "The explosive stunts": filmmakers reveal the state-of-the-art technology and heroic stunts that created the action of the film; "Creating the villain: the fire": the talented team of special effects creators and stunt coordinators work together to bring the fire to life; "Real-life firemen, real-life stories": get an insider's perspective on what it takes to be a firefighter in a round-table discussion with the crew of Station 73, Santa Clarita.
Summary: Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose.