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Based on the novel: Sahara / by Clive Cussler.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005.
"This film has been modified from its original version. it has been formatted to fit your TV screen."
Special features: Commentaries by director Breck Eisner and actor/executive producer Matthew McConaughey; "Across the sands of Sahara" featurette; "Visualizing Sahara" featurette; "Cast and crew wrap film" featurette; deleted scenes with optional audio commentary.
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Andrew MacRitchie ; music by Clint Mansell.
Matthew McConaughey, Steve Zahn, Penelope Cruz, Lambert Wilson, Glynn Turman, Delroy Lindo, William H. Macy.
Dirk Pitt is searching for a treasure on the River Niger. Pitt, along with his buddy Al Giordino have to thwart the attempted assassination of a beautiful U.N. scientist who is investigating a disease that is driving thousands of North Africans to death. The suspected cause of the raging epidemic is a vast, fast spreading pollution that threatens to extinguish all life in the world's seas. Racing to save the world from environmental catastrophe, Pitt and his team run a gauntlet between a billionaire French industrialist and a bloodthirsty West African tyrant. In the scorching Sahara desert, Pitt uncovers the truth behind the fate of a long-lost Civil War ironclad. Now, Dirk and Al will have to make a desperate stand and fight a battle the world cannot afford for them to lose.
MPAA rating: PG-13.
CHV rating: PG; violence.
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround, NTSC.
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English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0) or dubbed French (Dolby 2.0) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.