Set in the Philippines in 1945, this is based on the true story of the 6th Ranger Battalion, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Henry Mucci (Bratt), who undertake a daring rescue mission against all odds.
Traveling 30 miles behind enemy lines, the 6th Ranger Battalion aims to liberate over 500 American prisoners-of-war from the notorious Cabanatuan Japanese POW camp in the most audacious rescue ever.
Studio: Alliance Films
Producer(s): Lawrence Bender, Martin Katz
Screenplay: Hossein Amini, Kevin Lund, T.J. Scott, Douglas Miro, Carlo Bernard
Official Site: www.miramax.com/the_great_raid/