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The boy

Author: William Brent BellJim WedaaRoy LeeMatt BerensonTom RosenbergAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Greta is a young American woman who takes a job as a nanny in a remote English village, only to discover that the family's eight-year-old is a life-sized doll that the parents care for just like a real boy, as a way to cope with the death of their actual son twenty years prior. After violating a list of strict rules, a series of disturbing and inexplicable events bring Greta's worst nightmare to life, leading her to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Videodiscs
DVDs
Horror
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Horror films
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Brent Bell; Jim Wedaa; Roy Lee; Matt Berenson; Tom Rosenberg; Gary Lucchesi; Richard Wright; Stacey Menear; Lauren Cohan; Rupert Evans; Jim Norton; Diana Hardcastle; Ben Robson; James Russell; Bear McCreary; Brian Berdan; Daniel Pearl, (Cinematographer); STX Entertainment,; Lakeshore Entertainment (Firm),; Huayi Brothers Pictures,; Vertigo Entertainment (Firm),; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 9786316396785 6316396783
OCLC Number: 946631880
Language Note: English dialogue; optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Notes: Wide screen (2.40:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Credits: Music, Bear McCreary; editor, Brian Berdan; director of photography, Daniel Pearl.
Cast: Lauren Cohan, Rupert Evans, Jim Norton, Diana Hardcastle, Ben Robson, James Russell.
Target Audience: Rating: PG-13; for violence and terror, and for some thematic material.
Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Other Titles: Boy (Motion picture : 2016)
Responsibility: STX Entertainment, Lakeshore Entertainment and Huayi Brothers Pictures present ; a Lakeshore Entertainment production ; an STX Entertainment production ; in association with Vertigo Entertainment ; producers, Jim Wedaa, Roy Lee, Matt Berenson ; produced by Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi, Richard Wright ; written by Stacey Menear ; directed by William Brent Bell.

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Greta is a young American woman who takes a job as a nanny in a remote English village, only to discover that the family's eight-year-old is a life-sized doll that the parents care for just like a real boy, as a way to cope with the death of their actual son twenty years prior. After violating a list of strict rules, a series of disturbing and inexplicable events bring Greta's worst nightmare to life, leading her to believe that the doll is actually alive.

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