The amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan.
20th anniversary ed.
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2008.
2 videodiscs (ca. 127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVRS rating: PG.
Title from container.
Special features (disc 2): Commentary with director Terry Gilliam and co-writer/actor Charles McKeown; "The madness and misadventures of Munchausen" : an all-new 3-part documentary on the making of the film; storyboard sequences with all-new vocal performances by Terry Gilliam and Charles McKeown; deleted scenes.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
John Neville, Eric Idle, Sarah Polley, Oliver Reed, Uma Thurman, Jonathan Pryce.
Photographer, Giuseppe Rotunno ; editor, Peter Hollywood ; original score, Michael Kamen ; costume designer, Gabriella Pescucci ; production designer, Dante Ferretti ; special effects, Richard Conway.
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, mastered in High Definition.
These discs are copy-protected.
English, dubbed French, dubbed Portuguese or dubbed Japanese dialogue, English, French, Portuguese or Japanese subtitles; closed-captioned.
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen
Commentary with director Terry Gilliam and co-writer/actor Charles McKeown
"The madness and misadventures of Munchausen" (an all-new 3-part documentary on the making of the film)
Storyboard sequences with all-new vocal performances by Terry Gilliam and Charles McKeown
Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 ; French Dolby digital 5.1 ; Portuguese Dolby digital 5.1 ; Japanese Dolby digital 51.
Subtitles: English, French, Portuguese, Japanese.
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Subjects:Adventure and adventurers -- Drama.
Balloons -- Drama.
Hot air balloons -- Drama.
Münchhausen, Karl Friedrich Hieronymus von, Baron, 1720-1797 -- Drama.
Genre:Action and adventure films.
Adventure -- Feature.
Comedy -- Feature.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Columbia Pictures Industries.
Neville, John, 1925-2011.
Prominent Features (Firm)
Reed, Oliver, 1938-1999.
Schühly, Thomas, 1951-
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