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The Basket

Released

Jun 05, 1999

MPAA Rating

PG

Cast

Peter Coyote
Karen Allen
Robert Burke

Studio

(pictures (c)2000 MGM)

Still shot from the movie: The Basket.

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Synopsis

WORLD WAR I RAGES in Europe as two of its victims -- orphans Helmut (Robert Karl Burke) and Brigitta Brink (Amber Willenborg) -- find themselves released from an American internment camp into the care of Pastor Douglas Simms, M.D. (Tony Lincoln).

Content Details

Why Is The Basket Rated PG?

The Basket is rated PG for some mild violence and brief language.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

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Not Rated
AB Not Rated
MB Not Rated -----
ON Not Rated
QC Not Rated
NB
NS
NL
PE
Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of The Basket...

Although we were unable to acquire a DVD copy of The Basket, the following is provided for your convenience…


DVD Release Information:
  • Studio: MGM
  • Theatrical release date: May 5, 2000
  • DVD release date: December 11, 2001
  • Runtime: 104 minutes
  • Production company: MGM
  • Package type: Keep case
  • Aspect ratio: Widescreen anamorphic - 1.85:1
  • DVD encoding: Region 1
  • Available audio tracks: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), English, French, Spanish & German (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo).
  • Available subtitles: English.
DVD Extras:
  • Deleted scenes and optional commentary
  • Commentaries by director and director of photography
  • Behind The Basket - 6 featurettes
  • Outtakes

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