Harbor: Frequently Asked Questions:
Due to the amount of E-Mail that we have received with many
similar questions, we have decided to put together an FAQ that
will answer many of your questions. If after reading
this FAQ, you still have questions about the movie, please
feel free to contact us here.
1. What is the movie about?
2. Who stars in it?
3. Where can I find pictures of the actors that star in the film?
4. Are the characters in the film based on real people?
5. Who are the people behind the movie?
6. What is the movie rated?
7. How long is the film?
8. Where can I download the trailer for the film?
9. Where can I get the latest information on events leading up to the film?
10. Is there any behind-the-scenes and making-of the film information available?
11. Are there any reviews of the film available on-line?
12. Where can I find information on the real history of Pearl Harbor?
13. Is there a place I can talk to other fans of the film?
14. Where can I buy Pearl Harbor merchandise?
15. Is there any way I can get the 1940s style banners that are in theaters?
16. Are there currently any contests I can enter to win great Pearl Harbor stuff?
17. How do I use this site?
18. Are there other websites with information relating to the film?
What is the movie about?
The film is based on the event that took place on the morning of December 7th, 1941. You can check out a summary of the movie in our
Who stars in it?
The cast includes Ben Affleck, Josh
Harnett, Kate Beckinsale,
Cuba Gooding Jr. and Alec Baldwin among many
others that star in the film. You can learn more about the cast in our
Where can I find pictures of the actors that star in the film?
You can find many pictures from the film which includes all the actors that star in it in our
Are the characters in the film based on real people?
Some of the characters in the film are in fact based on real people.
Cuba Gooding Jr. stars as Dorie Miller who was a heavyweight champ in his Navy fleet and ended up becoming a hero of the battleship West Virginia. You can find out more about him in the 'recruits' section of our site.
Alec Baldwin's character is also based on a real person. He stars as
Jimmy Doolittle who led a return attack on Tokyo that tragic morning at Pearl Harbor. You can also learn more about
in the 'history'
portion of our website.
Who are the people behind the movie?
Michael Bay is the Director of the film and
Jerry Bruckheimer is the Producer.
Randall Wallace also did the screenplay.
What is the movie rated?
The movie is rated 'PG-13'. That means that anyone under the age of 13 will need adult supervision to see the film. It is expected to have some mild violence.
How long is the film?
The total running length of the film is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Where can I download the trailer for the film?
There are several different trailers for the film along with a few TV Spots as well available in our
Where can I get the latest information on events leading up to the film?
You can get the latest information on the film and info on current events on the
'stay informed' part of our site. You can also visit other sites that feature information about the film which you can find in our
Is there any behind-the-scenes and making-of the film information available?
Yes, there is. In our 'production' section, you can find pictures, movies and articles on how the film was made.
Are there any reviews of the film available on-line?
There are currently a few reviews available for the movie with many more soon to come in our
Where can I find information on the real history of Pearl Harbor?
Since the movie is based on an important period in history, we have created a
separate site just for the history of Pearl Harbor. It features survivor accounts, pictures, exclusive articles from historian Roger Hare and more which you can check out
Is there a place I can talk to other fans of the film?
There are several places where you can talk to other fans about the film. You can use our
discussion forum and also read what others have to say. You can join our
chat area to talk to others live and also participate in exclusive chat events. You can also use the
interactive 3d chat feature on the
official Pearl Harbor film
Where can I buy Pearl Harbor merchandise?
We have a complete listing of Pearl Harbor merchandise available for purchase in our
Is there any way I can get the 1940s style banners that are in theaters?
The banners are currently not being sold anywhere. There have been however, some auctions of the banners on
eBay and they have also been given away in the
Yahoo's daily giveaways.
Are there currently any contests I can enter to win great Pearl Harbor stuff?
Yes, we currently have a contest where you can win a copy of 'Pearl Harbor: The Day of Infamy -- An Illustrated
History'. You can also enter to win prizes daily in Yahoo's giveaways
and on the official Pearl
Harbor film website.
How do I use this site?
This site is setup to offer ease of use and to also be flexible in offering a lot of great content that is updated often. It has the main menu at the top of the screen and links to things related to the page you are browsing on the right with the information you are looking for in the middle.
Are there other websites with information relating to the film?
Yes, you can find links to other great websites that relate to the film and also the history of Pearl Harbor in our