A young peasant, with no interest in adventure or fortune, is mistaken as the kingdom's only hope when a horrible monster threatens the countryside.
1 Blu-ray disc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
5.1 DTS Master Audio
Target Audience Note:
Jabberwocky (Motion picture : 1977)
Originally released as a motion picture in 1977.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Based on the poem by Lewis Carroll.
Restored by the BFI National Archive and the Film Foundation.
Special features: commentary soundtrack from 2001 with Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin; Jabberwocky: good nonsense, a new documentary on the making of the film; new interview with Valerie Charlton, designer of the film's creature; audio interview from 1998 with cinematographer Terry Bradford; selection of Gilliam's storyboards and sketches; original UK opening sequence; Lewis Carroll's "Jabberwocky" recited by Annette Badland and Michael Palin; trailer; in booklet: essay by Scott Tobias.
Photography, Terry Bedford ; editor, Michael Bradsell ; music, De Wolfe.
Michael Palin, Harry H. Corbett, John Le Mesurier, Warren Mitchell, Max Wall.
Blu-ray, region A, 5.1 DTS Master Audio; requires Blu-ray player.
In English with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Criterion collection ; 903.
The Criterion collection
The Criterion collection ; 903
Subjects:Knights and knighthood -- Drama.
Middle Ages -- Drama.
Monsters -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Corbett, Harry H., actor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
DeWolfe Music (Firm), composer (expression)
Gilliam, Terry, film director, screenwriter, actor.
Le Mesurier, John, 1912-1983, actor.
Lieberson, Sandy, film producer.
Mitchell, Warren, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Jabberwocky.
Palin, Michael, actor.
Umbrella Entertainment (Firm), production company.
Wall, Max, 1908-1990, actor.
White, Michael, 1936-2016, film producer.