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After losing his crew in a fatal crash, legendary Rescue Swimmer, Ben Randall, is sent to teach at "A" School, an elite training program for Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers. Wrestling with the loss of his crew members, he throws himself into teaching, turning the program upside down with his unorthodox training methods. While there, he encounters a young, cocky swim champ, Jake Fischer, who is driven to be the best. During training, Randall helps mold Jake''s character, combining his raw talent with the heart and dedication required of a Rescue Swimmer. Upon graduation, Jake follows Randall to Kodiak, Alaska, where they face the inherent dangers of the Bering Sea. In his initial solo rescue, Jake learns firsthand from Randall, the true meaning of heroism and sacrifice, echoing the Swimmer''s motto--"So Others May Live!"
A famed Coast Guard Rescue swimmer is re-assigned to teach at the legendary Coast Guard "A" School and inspires one cocky rookie to learn the true meaning of heroism and sacrifice.
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|MPAA Ratings:||PG-13||Premiere Info:|
|Release Date:||2006||Production Date:|
|Color/B&W:||Distributions Co:||Walt Disney Studios Distribution|
|Sound:||Production Co:||Contrafilm .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Firm Films .....Production Company, Hanna Brothers Extreme Motion Picture Catering .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Todd-Ao .....Production Company, Warner Bros. Sound .....Production Company, Yu+Co .....Production Company, Technicolor Digital Intermediates .....Production Company, Flash Film Works .....Production Company, Pixel Magic .....Production Company, Furious Fx .....Production Company, Digital Dream .....Production Company, Buena Vista International Germany (Bvig) .....Theatrical Distributor, Snd (France) .....Theatrical Distributor, Taramount .....Theatrical Distributor, Forum Film (Poland) .....Theatrical Distributor, Ster-Kinekor .....Theatrical Distributor, Eagle Pictures (Italy) .....Theatrical Distributor, United International Pictures .....Theatrical Distributor, Prooptiki Romania .....Theatrical Distributor, ZON Lusomundo (Portugal) .....Theatrical Distributor, Italia Films .....Theatrical Distributor, Forum .....Theatrical Distributor, Intercom .....Theatrical Distributor, Falcon .....Theatrical Distributor, Saturn Entertainment .....Theatrical Distributor, Touchstone Pictures .....Studio, Walt Disney Studios Distribution .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Sam Film .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor, .....Financier|
|Duration(mins):||Country:||United States (USA)|
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Bill Roberts 2015-11-07
This is an excellent film. A thrilling adventure story combined with Senior Chief (U.S.C.G.) Ben Randall (Costner) as the experienced and dedicated...