The War


2h 7m 1994

Brief Synopsis

Set in Mississippi in the early 1970s, two young siblings build a treehouse as an escape from poverty and the secret burdens of childhood. They soon resolve to defend their refuge from neighborhood children whose fortunes are even worse than their own. When a turf war threatens to break out, the chi

Film Details

Also Known As
War, War - Tr├Ądkojan, guerra, La
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1994
Production Company
Avnet/Kerner Company; Cinefilm Laboratory, Inc.; Deluxe Entertainment Services Group; Eastman Kodak; Georgia Film, Video & Music Office; Island Pictures; Kona Cutting; Matthew Sisson; Panavision, Ltd.; Production Services Inc; South Carolina Film Commission; Walt Disney Company Studio Facilities
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures; United International Pictures; Universal Pictures; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
Location
Senoia, Georgia, USA; Beaufort, South Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 7m

Synopsis

Set in Mississippi in the early 1970s, two young siblings build a treehouse as an escape from poverty and the secret burdens of childhood. They soon resolve to defend their refuge from neighborhood children whose fortunes are even worse than their own. When a turf war threatens to break out, the children must confront the teachings of tolerance and understanding their father, a recently returned Vietnam veteran, has tried to instill.

Crew

Michael C Adams

Special Effects Technician

Stephanie Adams

Construction Purchaser

Mike Akins

Rigging Key Grip

Howard Anderson

Titles & Opticals

Rick Anderson

Rigging Gaffer

Doc Antel

Animal Wrangler

Alex Archer

Other

Paul Arnold

Electrician

Joan Avnet

Other

Jon Avnet

Producer

Denise Bailie

Camera Loader

Todd R Baker

Executive Producer

Robert Ballentine

Driver

John Balling

Other

Tadesse Bantiweson

Camera Remote Technician

Pat Barwick

Extras Casting Assistant

Tony Beall

Other

Dwight Benjamin-creel

Property Master

Bill Bernstein

Music Editor

A Bryant Betsill

Carpenter

Stan Bielowicz

Special Effects Technician

Glennell C Black

Carpenter

Charles Blackwell

Carpenter

Dan Blanton

Other

Lee Blasingame

1st Assistant Camera

Steve Borders

Stunts

Tom Bradley

Company Grip

Tony Bradley

Carpenter

Jeremy Brannon

Other

Julian Bratolyubov

Music Preparation

Sharon Joan Braunstein

Set Dresser

Karen Whipple Broderick

1st Assistant Editor

Robin Brown

Other

Fern Buckner

Makeup Design

Scott Burnette

Post-Production Assistant

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutter

Matthew Butler

Other

Jonathan Bymel

Production Assistant

Francine Byrne

Art Department Coordinator

Steve N Cainas

Production Assistant

David E Campbell

Re-Recording Mixer

Charles E Cape

Art Department Assistant

Jerry Carter

Driver

Donna D Casey

Assistant Costume Designer

Carol Chacamaty

Other

Victor Chan

Stunts

Mia Choi

Casting Assistant

Robert Christensen

Carpenter

Dave Clark

Post-Production Assistant

Howard J Clark

Set Dresser

Steven Clark

Other

Tommy Cochran

Other

Patrice Coleman

Additional Makeup

Joe Connolly

Assistant Props

Jeremy Conway

Art Director

Dan Cornwall

Electrician

Midge Costin

Sound Editor

Armand Coutu

Other

Suzanne Cranfill

Wardrobe Supervisor

Tracey Crosby

Assistant Location Manager

Stephen Crowley

Best Boy Electric

Devon Curry

Supervising Adr Editor

Scott Dale

Stunts

Deborah Myles Davis

Set Costumer

Jim Denning

Driver

Stuart H Dodge

Driver

Danny Downey

Stunts

Andrew S Duncan

Assistant Props

Dale Dye

Military Advisor (Captain Us Marine Corps--Retired)

Regina Edwards

Art Department Assistant

Erik Eff

Assistant Editor

Eric Eisner

Executive Producer

Elle Elliott

Kevin Costner'S Hair

Mary H. Ellis

Sound Mixer

Paula Endara

Assistant (To Jon Avnet)

Terry Erickson

Special Effects Technician

Stone Ericson

Stunts

M J Estocin

Assistant Production Accountant

John Fagan

Stunts

John Fagan

Special Effects Technician

Roel Failma

Stunts

John Paul Fasal

Special Sound Effects

Michael David Feder

Production Assistant

Richard Felber

Still Photographer

Ken Ferris

Camera Operator

Bill Fibben

Boom Operator

Steven Ficke

Special Effects Technician

Tom Ficke

Special Effects Technician

Debra Neil Fisher

Editor

Mike Fletcher

Driver

Ian H Forsyth

Electrician

Ian Forsyth

Electrician

Dale Fowler

Electrician

Marva Fucci

Assistant Sound Editor

Rodney Fyffe

Carpenter

David Galbraith

2nd Assistant Camera

Marvin Gardner

Special Effects Technician

Maryann Garvin

Assistant Set Decorator

Dr. Norman Gary

Hornet Wrangler

David Gertz

Foley Mixer

Karen Ruth Getchell

Assistant Production Coordinator

Howell Gibbens

Sound Editor

William L Gillespie

Stunts

Dr. Ronald Goldstein

Dental Consultant

Pierre Gonzalez

Other

Al Goto

Stunts

Roy Grace

Driver

Brenda Deyoung Grant

Stunts

Jamale Graves

Choreographer

Shay Griffin

Casting Consultant (Atlanta)

Brian Gunter

Gaffer

Jill Halbreich

Set Costumer

Cindy Hall

Extras Casting Assistant

Jeff Hand

Additional Camera Assistant

Rusty Hanson

Stunts

Russell Hardee

Special Effects Technician

Isabel Harkins

Additional Makeup

John Harnett

Special Thanks

Matthew Harrison

Foley Editor

Ryan Hartnett

Other

Jamie Hayter

Other

Bob Heintz

Special Effects Technician

Phil Hetos

Color Timer

Don Hewitt

Stunts

Jery Hewitt

Stunt Coordinator

Cindy Hill

Extras Casting Assistant

Charles Hillin

Driver

Peter Hirsch

2nd Assistant Director

Anne Holifield

Other

Nancy Holloway

Other

Jimbo Hollums

Carpenter

Tommy Horn

Driver

Rob Hovis

Driver

Lynne Ponder Howard

Medic

Martin Huberty

Co-Producer

Gail Hunter

Script Supervisor

Cindia Huppeler

Dialect Coach

J Allen Hurd

Dubbing Recorder

Brian Imada

Stunts

Chris Ingram

Assistant Sound Editor

Lee Ivey

Other

Rex S Jackson

Set Production Assistant

Nancy James

Craft Service

Dale Jeantet

Carpenter

Darrell Jervey

Other

Bill Johnson

Additional Makeup

Bill Johnson

Simulated Animals Creator

Jennifer Annette Johnston

Set Dresser

Christopher D Jones

Electrician

Louis Jones

Other

Suhail F Kafity

Sound Editor

Doc Kane

Adr Mixer

Robert Kay

Assistant Location Manager

Robert Kempson

Other

William D Kennedy

Special Effects

Jordan Kerner

Producer

L Michael King

Carpenter

Ann L Kirk

Other

Deb Knowles

Art Department Assistant

Jim Kovar

Carpenter

Alma Kuttruff

Unit Production Manager

Jennifer Lamb

Stunts

James Lawler

Other

Rebecca Leonard

Other

Jennifer Lewis

Extras Casting Assistant

Lindanne Lewis

Other

James Likowski

Foley Editor

Lisa Lindstrom

Co-Producer

Fred Lloyd

Wardrobe Supervisor

Paul Lombardi

Special Effects Coordinator

David Paul Lord

Stunts

Deborah Love

Associate Producer

Deborah Love

1st Assistant Director

Bobbie Lyles

Driver

Susan Maclaren

Set Costumer

Molly Maginnis

Costume Designer

Jim Makiej

Assistant Music Editor

David Brian Martin

Stunts

Victoria Martin

Supervising Foley Editor

Eddie Lee Mayner

Set Dresser

Jerome Mayner

Special Effects Laborer

Mikie Mcamis

Art Department Assistant

Joseph M Mcculloch

Rigging Best Boy

John Mccurry

Extras Casting Assistant

Jeffrey D Mcdonald

Assistant Art Director

Mickie Mcgowan

Other

Heidi Gretchen Mcgowen

Key Set Production Assistant

Heidi Mcgowen

Set Production Assistant

Moira Mclaughlin

Assistant (To Kevin Costner)

Kathy Mcworter

Co-Executive Producer

Kathy Mcworter

Screenwriter

Kristopher Medina

Stunts

Kathy L Menzies

Assistant (To Jordan Kerner)

John Meredith

Other

Morgan M. Miles

Assistant Production Accountant

F Hudson Miller

Sound Editor

Thomas Minton

Assistant Art Director

Henry Anthony Montgomery

Stunts

Maida N. Morgan

Location Manager

James Moriana

Foley Walker

Film Details

Also Known As
War, War - Tr├Ądkojan, guerra, La
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1994
Production Company
Avnet/Kerner Company; Cinefilm Laboratory, Inc.; Deluxe Entertainment Services Group; Eastman Kodak; Georgia Film, Video & Music Office; Island Pictures; Kona Cutting; Matthew Sisson; Panavision, Ltd.; Production Services Inc; South Carolina Film Commission; Walt Disney Company Studio Facilities
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures; United International Pictures; Universal Pictures; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
Location
Senoia, Georgia, USA; Beaufort, South Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 7m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall November 4, 1994

Released in United States on Video May 9, 1995

Released in United States October 1994

Shown at ShowEast in Atlantic City October 25-27, 1994.

Production went on hiatus from October 22, 1993 to early January 1994.

Began shooting August 19, 1993.

Completed shooting March 1, 1994.

Released in United States Fall November 4, 1994

Released in United States on Video May 9, 1995

Released in United States October 1994 (Shown at ShowEast in Atlantic City October 25-27, 1994.)