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Erlanger Branch CH (Text) 33126025538335 JDVD Checked out 09/23/2021
Wm. E. Durr Branch CH (Text) 33126025538343 JDVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1404918868
  • ISBN: 9781404918863
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.) : anamorphic, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special edition.
  • Distributor: [Culver City, Calif.] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: Jon Favreau and Peter Billingsley commentary; "The making of 'Zathura' featurette; visual effects documentary; the cast of 'Zathura'; Zorgons, Robots and 'Frozen Lisa'; making the game; miniatures and the world of 'Zathura'; the world of Chris van Allsburg.
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Columbia Pictures presents a Radar Pictures/Teitler Film/Michael De Luca production ; a Jon Favreau film ; produced by Michael De Luca, Scott Kroopf, William Teitler ; screenplay by David Koepp & John Kamps ; directed by Jon Favreau.
Director of photography, Guillermo Navarro ; art directors, David F. Klassen, Richard F. Mays ; editor, Dan Lebental ; music, John Debney ; costume designer, Laura Jean Shannon ; production designer, J. Michael Riva ; visual effects supervisors, Joe Bauer, Peter G. Travers.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jonah Bobo, Josh Hutcherson, Dax Shepard, Kristen Stewart, Tim Robbins, John Alexander.
Summary, etc.:
Danny twists the key of an old science fiction game. The game unleashes a localized meteor shower and wrenches Danny's house into orbit around a distant ringed planet. Besides Danny, his brother Walter and sister Lisa have to go along. Soon a defective robot, a rangy astronaut, and an alien spaceship enter the picture. The only way the kids can return their house to its proper space-time coordinates is to finish the game, but before they can finish, the game board falls into the hands of some rather nasty, carnivorous lizards.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; fantasy action and peril, and some language.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; mastered in high definition.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned; dialogue in English (5.1 Dolby Digital) or French (Dolby Surround) with optional English or French subtitles.
Subject: Board games > Drama.
Brothers and sisters > Drama.
Outer space > Drama.
Space flight > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Children's films.

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