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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch MO (Text) 33126025444880 DVD Available -
Erlanger Branch MO (Text) 33126025444872 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
English audio: Dolby 5.1 ; Spanish audio: Dolby 2.0 ; French audio: Dolby 2.0.
Dual layer ; widescreen 2.40:1.
Special features: Commentary with writer and directors Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett; commentary with Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin; "Nim's friends" featurette; "Abigail's journey" featurette; "Working on water" featurette; deleted scenes; theatrical trailers.
Based on the novel by Wendy Orr.
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Walden Media ; produced by Paula Mazur ; co-produced by Alan Edward Bell ; screenplay by Joseph Kwong & Paula Mazur and Mark Levin & Jennifer Flackett ; directed by Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin.
Director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; editor, Stuart Levy ; music, Patrick Doyle ; costume designer, Jeffrey Kurland ; production designer, Barry Robinson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Starring Abigail Breslin, Jodie Foster, Gerard Butler.
Summary, etc.:
"Nim Rusoe lives on a deserted island with her scientist father Jack and her best friends: Selkie, a sea lion; Fred, a bearded dragon lizard; and Galileo, a plucky pelican. But when Jack goes missing at sea and the island is 'invaded, ' Nim reaches out via e-mail to the adventurous author of her favorite books, and together, each discovers what it takes to truly become the hero of your own life story"--Container.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for mild adventure action and brief language.
System Details Note:
DVD; Colour recording system: NTSC; encoded for region 1.
Language Note:
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Fathers and daughters > Drama.
Electronic mail messages > Drama.
Island ecology > Drama.
Women authors, American > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
Comedy films.

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