Rescue Dawn(Movie, 2006)

| 2h | Genres: Adventure, Drama, War
Rescue DawnRating: 3.5/5 (with 422422 votes)
Rescue Dawn is a 2006 American epic war drama film written and directed by Werner Herzog, based on an adapted screenplay written from his 1997 documentary film Little Dieter Needs to Fly. The film stars Christian Bale and is based on the true story of German-American pilot Dieter Dengler, who was shot down and captured by villagers sympathetic to the Pathet Lao during an American military campaign in the Vietnam War. Steve Zahn, Jeremy Davies, Pat Healy, and Toby Huss also have principal roles. The film project, which had initially come together during 2004, began shooting in Thailand in August 2005. Despite critical acclaim, the film was a box office failure. ()
Movie poster of Rescue Dawn

Where to watch Rescue Dawn (cinema/streaming/download)?

"Rescue Dawn" is currently available on 2 providers. Rescue Dawn can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h 5min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 2h 5min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h 5min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 2h 5min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

About Rescue Dawn

A US Fighter pilot's epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Thailand
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 22 languages: Arabic (AR), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovenian (SL), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/04/2007 (World premiere: 09/09/2006)
Director: Werner Herzog
Producer: Elie Samaha
Screenwriter: Werner Herzog
Film Editor: Joe Bini
Director of Photography: Peter Zeitlinger
Composer: Klaus Badelt
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"L'alba della libertà"
"L'alba della libertà (Rescue Dawn)"
"레스큐 돈"
"O Sobrevivente"
Budget: 10,000,000 USD
Revenue: 7,177,143 USD (= 72%)
Aspect Ratio: widescreen

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:5017, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 09/20/2021