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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Kenton County.

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Covington Branch MO (Text) 33126021638741 DVD Available -
Covington Branch MO (Text) 33126025445747 DVD Available -
Erlanger Branch MO (Text) 33126025445739 DVD Checked out 03/01/2021
Wm. E. Durr Branch CH (Text) 33126021638956 JDVD Available -
Wm. E. Durr Branch CH (Text) 33126021638972 JDVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Disney, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Roald Dahl.
Bonus extras: Gobblefunk: The wonderful words of the BFG ; Melissa Mathison: A tribute.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Rafe Spall, Bill Hader, Olafur Darri Olafsson, Adam Godley, Michael Adamthwaite.
Summary, etc.:
It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
In English, Spanish or French; optional subtitles in Spanish or French; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) .
Subject: Giants > Drama.
Orphans > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Genre: Children's films.
Film adaptations.

  • Buena Vista Home Entertaiment
    A girl named Sophie encounters the Big Friendly Giant who, despite his intimidating appearance, turns out to be a kindhearted soul who is considered an outcast by the other giants because, unlike them, he refuses to eat children.

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