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The BFG

Author: Steven SpielbergFrank MarshallSam MercerMelissa MathisonJanusz KamińskiAll authors
Publisher: [Burbank, California] : Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Burbank, California : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2016] [2016]
Series: Disney DVD.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Juvenile audience : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Children's
French language materials
Spanish language materials
Action and adventure films
Children's films
Fantasy films
Feature films
Juvenile works
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Juvenile films
Drama
Películas cinematográficas infantiles
Named Person: Roald Dahl; Roald Dahl
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg; Frank Marshall; Sam Mercer; Melissa Mathison; Janusz Kamiński; John Williams; Michael Kahn; Rick Carter; Robert Stromberg; Joanna Johnston, (Costume designer); Mark Rylance; Ruby Barnhill; Penelope Wilton; Jemaine Clement; Rebecca Hall; Rafe Spall; Bill Hader; Ólafur Darri Ólafsson; Adam Godley; Michael Adamthwaite; Roald Dahl; Walt Disney Pictures,; Amblin Entertainment (Firm),; Reliance Entertainment,; Walden Media,; Kennedy/Marshall Company,; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),; Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 9786316581518 6316581513 0786936849059
OCLC Number: 958346969
Language Note: In English, French, or Spanish; Spanish or French subtitles, English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities.
Notes: Title from title frame.
Based on the book by Roald Dahl.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Bonus extra: Gobblefunk: the wonderful words of the BFG; Melissa Mathison: a tribute.
Credits: Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; production designer, Rick Carter, Robert Stromberg ; edited by Michael Kahn ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; music by John Williams.
Cast: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Rafe Spall, Bill Hader, Olafur Darri Olafsson, Adam Godley, Michael Adamthwaite, Daniel Bacon.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; for action/peril, some scary moments and brief rude humor.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 118 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
Series Title: Disney DVD.
Other Titles: Big Friendly Giant
Roald Dahl's the BFG
BFG (Motion picture)
BFG (Motion picture).
BFG (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Disney, Amblin Entertainment and Reliance Entertainment present ; in association with Walden Media a Kennedy/Marshall Company production ; a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer ; screenplay by Melissa Mathison ; directed by Steven Spielberg.

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It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part.

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