DVD 139 mins IMDB 6.7
PG-13 (Parental Guidance)
The Guardian
Buena Vista (2006)
Not In Collection
#142

Seen It:
Yes

Owner:
Dave & Andie

Location:
Dave & Andie
Action, Adventure
USA  /  English

Derek Adams Lapp
Joe Arquette Co-Pilot Antunez
Gregory J. Barnett Pilot Doug Lathrop
Gary Billburg Julian Zankich
Clancy Brown Capt William Hadley
Joseph 'Butch' Flythe Butch Flythe
Kevin Costner Ben Randall
Alex Daniels Wild Bill
Johnell Gainey Johnell Lewis
Omari Hardwick Carl Billings
Ashton Kutcher Jake Fischer
Matt Laub Matt Stokes
Neal McDonough Jack Skinner
Daniel J. Molthen Co-Pilot Wakefield
Adam Pena Benjamin Reyes
Adam Peña Benjamin Reyes
Melissa Sagemiller Emily Thomas
Andrew Schanno Pilot Mitchell
Sela Ward Helen Randall
Robert E. Watson Robert Watson

Director Andrew Davis
Producer Armyan Bernstein; Beau Flynn; Lowell D. Blank
Writer Ron L. Brinkerhoff
Cinematography Stephen St. John
Musician Trevor Rabin

The Guardian stars Kevin Costner as Ben Randall and Ashton Kutcher as Jake Fischer in the world of Coast Guard Rescue Swimming. After losing his crew in a fatal crash, Ben is sent to teach at “A” School for Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers. Ben immerses himself in teaching, transforming the program with his out of the box training style. Ben takes Jake under his wing and trains him to be the best. After graduation, Jake follows Randall to Alaska, where they face the mortal dangers of the Bering Sea. In his initial solo rescue, Jake learns the true meaning of the Coast Guard motto; ”So Others May Live”

Edition Details
Distributor Buena Vista Home Entertainment / Touchstone
Barcode 786936705119
Region Region 1
Release Date 1/23/2007
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen (1.85:1)
Subtitles French; Italian; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [French]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [Italian]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [Spanish]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Features
Deleted Scenes With Optional Introduction By Director Andrew Davis And Writer Ron L. Brinkerhoff Never-Before-Seen Alternate Ending - With On-Camera Introduction By Director Andrew Davis Unsung Heroes - Tribute To The Real-Life Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers Making Waves - The Making Of The Guardian Audio Commentary With Director Andrew Davis And Writer Ron L. Brinkerhoff