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  • Beyond All Boundaries
  • Solomon Victory Theater
  • Beyond All Boundaries
  • Beyond All Boundaries
  • Beyond All Boundaries
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Beyond All Boundaries
A Presentation of The National WWII Museum
Narrated by Executive Producer Tom Hanks
Created by Phil Hettema and The National WWII Museum

Featuring the voices of
Kevin Bacon — Robert Sherrod, Time Magazine Correspondent
Adam Beach — Pvt. Ira Hayes and 2nd Lt. Daniel Inouye
Corbin Bleu — Eddie W. Robinson and Sgt. Dan Levin
Patricia Clarkson — Marguerite Higgins, New York Herald Tribune Correspondent
Kevin Connolly — Donald Sanborn and Pvt. Raymond Howell
James Cromwell — Major General Alexander Archer Vandegrift and Fleet Admiral William Halsey
Blythe Danner — Elsa Maxwell, New York Post Columnist
Viola Davis — Hortense Johnson, Arsenal Worker
Jesse Eisenberg — Lt. Fiske Hanley and Sgt. Benjamin Mckinney
Jennifer Garner — Kate Grant, Ship Welder and Carol Lynn Heggen, Red Cross Volunteer
John Goodman — Capt. Edwin Simmons
Neil Patrick Harris — 1st Lt. David Hettema and Sgt. William Manchester
Jay Hernandez — Manuel Castro Vara and Lt. J.T. Shea
Emile Hirsch — Pvt. Don Jackson Benedict and Corp. Gordon Carson
Kevin Jonas — Mike Mervosh
Tom Kane — Edward R. Murrow, CBS News Correspondent
Justin Long — Corp. James R. Garrett and Sgt. John H. Morris
Tobey Maguire — Pvt. George Strang
Joseph Mazzello — Pvt. Eugene B. Sledge
Paul Mccrane — Pvt. Kurt Vonnegut
Daran Norris — 1940s Newscaster
Wendell Pierce — Sgt. Thomas Mcphatter
Chris Pine — Hanson Baldwin, New York Times Military Editor And Sgt. Bill Reed
Brad Pitt — Sgt. Bill Mauldin, Editorial Cartoonist, Stars and Stripes
Giovanni Ribisi — 2nd Lt. Paul Fussell
William Sadler — Lt. Colonel Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller
Hans Schoeber — Joseph Goebbels, Reich Minister Propaganda and Hermann Goering, Reichsmarschall
Sab Shimono — Japanese Prime Minister Konoe Fumimaro
Gary Sinise — Ernie Pyle, Correspondent, Scripps-Howard News Service
Elijah Wood — Corp. Wilfred Hanson and Cptn. John C. Chapin

Production Credits
Executive Producer
Tom Hanks

The National World War II Museum
Dr. Gordon “Nick” Mueller

Concept, Design & Production
The Hettema Group

Show Producer, Creative Director
Phil Hettema

Chris Ellis

Historical Consultants & Co-Writers
Dr. Gordon “Nick” Mueller
Dr. Don Miller
Hugh Ambrose

David Briggs

Original Musical Themes
Bruce Broughton

Project Directors
The National World War II Museum
Robert W. Farnsworth

The Hettema Group
Anthony Pruett

Asst. to Tom Hanks
Allison Diamond

Research Team
The National World War II Museum
Seth Paridon
Tom Czekanski
Joey Balfour
Tommy Lofton

The Hettema Group
Diana Cimadamore
Laura Colon
Corinne Cunningham

Media Production
Doug Yellin

Production / Media Design
Daren Ulmer

Assoc. Producer
Susan Beth Smith

Media Design and Production
Mousetrappe, Inc

Music Scoring and Conducting
Timothy Williams

Sound Design and Music Production
Bob Wackerman
Paul Freeman
Audio by The Bay Productions, Inc.

Art Direction
Yael Pardess

Theatrical Production
Scenic Design
Daniel Ionazzi

Lighting Design
Steven Young, Lisa Passamonte Green, Michael Mahlum

Visual Terrain Inc.
Audio Sound Design
Paul Freeman

Technical Supervision
Bob Chambers / It’s Alive Co.

Technical Manager
Susan Cummings

Technical and Production Credits
3D Animation
Jason Mckinley / Radical 3D

Lead Compositor
Cedar Conner

Media Production Services
Matilda Production Services, LLC

Technical Production & Special Effects
L.A. Propoint, Inc.
Electrosonic, Inc.
Bandit Lites, Inc.
Rando Productions, Inc
. Artistic Entertainment Services, LLC

Additional Production Credits
Consultant Project Director
Lisa Nash

Installation Project Management
Judd Nissen

Project Coordination
Matt Sweeney

Site Coordination
Curtis Porsche

Production Development
George Wiktor
Gus Stone

Scenic Projection Design
Jerome Sirlin

Casting Services
Kalmenson & Kalmenson, Inc.
Gus Stone
Sag Signatory
Kabuki Productions, Inc.

Licensed Still Images Provided By
Ap Archive
Buyout Footage
Galveston County Daily News
Getty Images, Inc.
Hbo Archives
Indiana University School of Journalism
Library of Congress
National Archives
Reda Archives
U.S. Latino & Latina Oral History Project
Nettle Lee Benson Latin American Collection
University of Texas at Austin
Yad Vashem, Special Collections
Yale Divinity School Library

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