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Harriet, the spy [DVD-Wide] / Paramount Pictures presents in association with Nickelodeon Movies, a Rastar production ; producer, Marykay Powell ; screenplay writers, Douglas Petrie, Theresa Rebeck ; director, Bronwen Hughes.

Powell, Marykay. (Added Entry). Petrie, Doug. (Added Entry). Rebeck, Theresa. (Added Entry). Hughes, Bronwen. (Added Entry). Kenny, Francis. (Added Entry). Chiate, Debra. (Added Entry). Sharifi, Jamshied. (Added Entry). Zakowska, Donna, 1954- (Added Entry). Fitzhugh, Louise. Harriet, the spy. (Added Entry). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Entry). Nickelodeon Movies. (Added Entry). Rastar Productions, Inc. (Added Entry).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch MO (Text) 33126019354756 DVD Checked out 03/20/2018
Erlanger Branch CH (Text) 33126016833737 JDVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792190327
  • ISBN: 9780792190325
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version (16x9).
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2003], c1996.

Content descriptions

General Note: Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: May 27, 2003.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Based on the novel by Louise Fitzhugh.
Formatted Contents Note: Sixth grade -- Golly -- Tomato sandwich -- Dinner and a movie -- Time has come -- Something's different -- Pageant ideas -- Good spy never gets caught -- Bumper tag -- Spycatcher's club -- Everybody hates me -- Revenge -- Beauty is truth -- I'm sorry -- "Seen and heard" -- End credits.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Francis Kenny ; editor, Debra Chiate ; music, Jamshied Sharifi ; costume designer, Donna Zakowska ; production designer, Lester Cohen.
Participant or Performer Note: Michelle Trachtenberg, Rosie O'Donnell, Gregory Smith, Vanessa Lee Chester, J. Smith-Cameron, Robert Joy, Eartha Kitt, Charlotte Sullivan.
Summary, etc.: Harriet is probably the most accomplished 11-year-old spy. She dreams of being a writer and her nanny told her to start by writing down everything she sees. It's all in good fun, that is until her friends find her private writings. Now they don't like Harriet much. Can Harriet win back her friends or is she doomed to be considered an outsider, a rejected writer and forgotten spy?
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG; for mild language and some thematic elements.
System Details Note: DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note: English or French dialogue; Closed-captioned.
Awards Note: Young Artist Awards, 1997: Young Artist Award - Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actress (Michelle Trachtenberg); Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actress (Vanessa Lee Chester).
Subject: Spies > Drama.
School children > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.

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