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The Resource The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment ; a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis, (DVD)

The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment ; a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis, (DVD)

Label
The Polar Express
Title
The Polar Express
Statement of responsibility
Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment ; a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1986.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Credits note
Directors of photography, Don Burgess, Robert Presley ; editors, Jeremiah O'Driscoll, R. Orlando Duenas ; music, Alan Silvestri, Glen Ballard ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designers, Rick Carter, Doug Chiang
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G ; Canadian Home Video rating: G
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Dialogue in English (Dolby Surround 5.1), French (Dolby Surround 5.1) or Spanish (Dolby Surround 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P65 2005
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Leslie Harter Zemeckis, Eddie Deezen, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Brendan King, Andy Pellick, Josh Eli, Mark Mendonca, Rolandas Hendricks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1944-
  • 1958-
  • 1954-
  • 1956-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Starkey, Steve
  • Broyles, William
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Zemeckis, Leslie Harter
  • Deezen, Eddie
  • Gaye, Nona
  • Scolari, Peter
  • Pellick, Andy
  • Eli, Josh
  • Hendricks, Rolandas
  • Burgess, Don
  • Presley, Robert
  • Silvestri, Alan
  • Ballard, Glen
  • O'Driscoll, Jeremiah
  • Duenas, R. Orlando
  • Johnston, Joanna
  • Carter, Rick
  • Van Allsburg, Chris
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Shangri-La Entertainment (Firm)
  • Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)
  • Playtone (Firm)
  • ImageMovers (Firm)
  • Golden Mean Productions
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • North Pole
  • Passenger trains
  • Voyages and travels
  • Belief and doubt
  • Christmas stories
  • Santa Claus
  • Boys
  • Train rides
  • Animated films
  • Christmas films
  • Film adaptations
  • Children's films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment ; a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Movie -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocm60886202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781419818707
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00012569740648
  • 012569740648
  • 012569699885
  • 00012569740648
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
74064
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60886202
System details
DVD ; region 1 encoding ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment ; a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Movie -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocm60886202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781419818707
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00012569740648
  • 012569740648
  • 012569699885
  • 00012569740648
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
74064
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60886202
System details
DVD ; region 1 encoding ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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