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Uniform Title 20,000 leagues under the sea (Motion picture : 1954)
Title 20,000 leagues under the sea [videorecording] / Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Walt Disney ; writer, Earl Felton ; director, Richard Fleischer.
Published [United States] : Walt Disney Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2003], c1954.
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 Media - Circulating DVDs  PN1997 .T837 2003    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition Special ed. ; Widescreen version (2.55:1).
Description 2 videodiscs (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: May 13, 2003.
Credits Director of photography, Franz Planer ; art director, John Meehan ; editor, Elmo Williams ; costume designer, Norman Martien.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
Based on the novel "Vignt Mille lieues sous les mers" by Jules Verne.
Special features: all-new audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian and author, Rudy Behlmer; original 1954 theatrical radio spots; Peter Lorre's ADR tracks - a glimpse into the process of dialogue replacement before final edit; Captain Nemo's organ music; "The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea" featurette; "Jules Verne & Walt Disney - explorers of the imagination" behind-the-scenes featurette; "The Humboltsquid: real sea monster!"; "Touring the Nautilius"; "Monsters of the deep"; "Nemo's death" script excerpt; "The musical legacy of Paul Smith"; "Lost treasure: the sunset squid sequence"; "Grand Canyonscope"; theatrical trailer; storyboard-to-scene comparison & unused animation.
System Reqs DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding.
Cast Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre, Robert J. Wilke, Ted de Corsia, J.M. Kerrigan.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Note Also issued on VHS.
Summary A trouble-shooting 19th century seaman is trying to discover why so many whaling ships have been disappearing of late. Teaming with a scientist and a diver, they set sail to investigate. They are promptly captured by the megalomaniac Captain Nemo, who skippers a lavish, scientifically advanced submarine.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1955: Oscar - Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color (John Meehan, Emile Kuri); Best Effects, Special Effects.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Sailors -- Drama.
Whaling ships -- Drama.
Submarines (Ships) -- Drama.
Genre Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Action and adventure films.
Submarine films.
Related Names Disney, Walt, 1901-1966.
Felton, Earl.
Fleischer, Richard.
Douglas, Kirk, 1916-
Mason, James, 1909-1984.
Lukas, Paul, 1894-1971.
Lorre, Peter.
Wilke, Robert J., 1914-1989.
De Corsia, Ted.
Kerrigan, J. M. (Joseph M.), 1884-1964.
Planer, Franz E., 1894-1963.
Meehan, John, 1902-1963.
Williams, Elmo, 1913-
Martien, Norman.
Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. Vingt mille lieues sous les mers.
Walt Disney Pictures.
Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Other Title Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
Note Title on container: Walt Disney presents 20,000 leagues under the sea
ISBN 0788838083
9780788838088
Standard # 786936192476
Publisher # 27327 Walt Disney Home Entertainment
OCLC number 52008094