Fantastic Mr. Fox
DVD
2019
16 available of 21 items

The story of a clever, quick, nimble, and exceptionally well-dressed wild animal. A compulsive chicken thief turned newspaper reporter, Mr. Fox settles down with his family at a new foxhole in a beautiful tree directly adjacent to three enormous poultry farms owned by three ferociously vicious farmers: Boggis, Bunce, and Bean. Mr. Fox simply cannot resist. Based on the beloved, best selling book by Roald Dahl.

Item Details
Series:
Criterion collection
Criterion collection ; 700.
Subjects:
Animal burrowing -- Drama
Cousins -- Drama
Farmers -- Drama
Fathers and sons -- Drama
Foxes -- Behavior -- Drama
Livestock -- Drama
Genre:
Action and adventure films.
Animated films.
Fantasy films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Stop-motion animation films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Abbate, Allison, film producer.
American Empirical Pictures, production company.
Anderson, Eric Chase, 1973- voice actor.
Anderson, Wes, 1969- film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Baumbach, Noah, 1969- screenwriter.
Clooney, George, voice actor.
Cocker, Jarvis, performer.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Dafoe, Willem, voice actor.
Dahl, Roald. Fantastic Mr. Fox.
Dawson, Jeremy (Producer)
Desplat, Alexandre, composer (expresssion)
Gambon, Michael, voice actor.
Gustafson, Mark, animator.
Indian Paintbrush (Firm), production company.
Lewis, Ray, photographer.
Lowry, Nelson, production designer.
Mackinnon and Saunders, puppeteer.
Milchan, Arnon, film producer.
Murray, Bill, 1950 September 21- voice actor.
Oliver, Tristan, director of photography.
Rales, Steven, film producer.
Regency Enterprises, production company.
Rudin, Scott, 1958- film producer.
Schwartzman, Jason, 1980- voice actor.
Streep, Meryl, voice actor.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, production company.
Weisblum, Andrew, film editor.
Wilson, Owen, 1968- voice actor.
Wolodarsky, Wallace, voice actor.
ISBN:
9781681435466
Description:
2 videodiscs (87 min). : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded booklet (unpaged : color illustrations ; 19 cm.)
digital
optical
videodisc
DVD
NTSC
video file
DVD
region 1
Target Audience Note:
SFCB: G
Other Title:
Fantastic Mister Fox
Fantastic Mr. Fox (Motion picture)
Fantastic Mr. Dahl.
Vulpine nature.
Notes:
Number of discs may vary.
Based on the book by Roald Dahl.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Director approved two-DVD special edition features: Audio commentary featuring Wes Anderson; storyboard animatic for the entire film; footage of the actors voicing their characters, puppet construction, stop-motion setups, and the recording of the score; interviews with cast and crew; puppet animation tests; photo gallery of puppets, props, and sets; animated awards acceptance speeches; audio recording of author Roald Dahl reading the book on which the film is based; "Fantastic Mr. Dahl," an hour-long 2005 documentary about the author; gallery of Dahl's original manuscripts; discussion and analysis of the film; stop-motion Sony robot commercial by Anderson.
Accompanying booklet includes essay titled "Vulpine nature" by Erica Wagner.
Animation director, Mark Gustafson ; "Petey's Song" performed by Jarvis Cocker ; director of photography, Tristan Oliver ; production designer, Nelson Lowry ; music composed and conducted by Alexandre Desplat ; supervising editor, Andrew Weisblum ; puppets fabricated by Mackinnon and Saunders.
Voices: George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Wally Wolodarksy, Eric Anderson, Michael Gambon, Willem Dafoe, Owen Wilson.
DVD: NTSC, region 1, 1.85:1 aspect ratio, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
CC2989D
CC2989D-1
CC2989D-2
Link to PAC
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