Varian's War

Varian's War

William Hurt
Director: Lionel Chetwynd Cast: William Hurt
William Hurt
, Julia Ormond
Julia Ormond
, Matt Craven
Matt Craven
Lionel Chetwynd

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Overview

Varian Fry was an American journalist who was convinced, years before America become directly involved in World War II, that Nazi Germany's abusive policies against Jews and other "outsiders" would soon have grim consequences around the world. But Fry had a hard time convincing other Americans of the extent of the Nazi threat in 1938, and he eventually relocated to Germany to cover the rise of the Nazis in hopes of bringing his warning call to the world. Fry's efforts earned him the respect of Europe's intellectual and creative community, and in 1940, Fry aligned himself with a number of American organizations as he began working to smuggle refugees out of Europe and to safety. Along with thousands of ordinary citizens, Fry helped to save Marc Chagall, Heinrich Mann, Max Ernst, Andre Benton, and a number of other important artists and writers from execution at the hands of Hitler's henchmen. Varian's War is a made-for-cable feature based on Fry's extraordinary true story; William Hurt stars as Varian Fry, with Julia Ormond and Matt Craven highlighting the supporting cast.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/30/2019
UPC: 0191091501764
Original Release: 2001
Source: Cbs Mod
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Full Frame]
Time: 2:01:00
Sales rank: 40,382

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
William Hurt Actor
Julia Ormond Actor
Matt Craven Actor
Maury Chaykin Actor
Alan Arkin Actor
Lynn Redgrave Actor

Technical Credits
Lionel Chetwynd Director,Screenwriter
Cis Corman Executive Producer
Michael Deakin Producer
Raymond DuPuis Production Designer
Daniel Jobin Cinematographer
Nicoletta Massone Costumes/Costume Designer
Denis Papillon Editor
Neil Smolar Score Composer
Barbra Streisand Executive Producer
Kevin Tierney Producer
Edward Wessex Executive Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Varian's War
255. Chapters
1. Chapter 1 [10:00]
2. Chapter 2 [10:00]
3. Chapter 3 [10:00]
4. Chapter 4 [10:00]
5. Chapter 5 [10:00]
6. Chapter 6 [10:00]
7. Chapter 7 [10:00]
8. Chapter 8 [10:00]
9. Chapter 9 [10:00]
10. Chapter 10 [10:00]
11. Chapter 11 [10:00]
12. Chapter 12 [10:56]

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