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The Basket


Jun 05, 1999

MPAA Rating



Peter Coyote
Karen Allen
Robert Burke


(pictures (c)2000 MGM)

Still shot from the movie: The Basket.

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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).

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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

Not Rated
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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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