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Nim's island

Author: Paula MazurAlan Edward BellJoseph KwongMark LevinJennifer FlackettAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2008. ©2008
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Nim Rusoe lives on a deserted island with her scientist father Jack and her best friends: Selkie, a sea lion; Fred, a bearded dragon lizard; and Galileo, a plucky pelican. But when Jack goes missing at sea and the island is 'invaded, ' Nim reaches out via e-mail to the adventurous author of her favorite books, and together, each discovers what it takes to truly become the hero of your own life story"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Spanish language materials
French language materials
Film adaptations
Feature films
Adventure films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Adventure
Comedy
Youth
Family
Children's films
Action and adventure films
Juvenile films
Fiction
Teatro
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paula Mazur; Alan Edward Bell; Joseph Kwong; Mark Levin; Jennifer Flackett; Abigail Breslin; Jodie Foster; Gerard Butler; Stuart Dryburgh; Wendy Orr; Walden Media.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 230761920
Language Note: English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: English audio: Dolby 5.1 ; Spanish audio: Dolby 2.0 ; French audio: Dolby 2.0.
Dual layer ; widescreen 2.40:1.
Special features: Commentary with writer and directors Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett; commentary with Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin; "Nim's friends" featurette; "Abigail's journey" featurette; "Working on water" featurette; deleted scenes; theatrical trailers.
Based on the novel by Wendy Orr.
Stuart Dryburgh is a New Zealander.
Credits: Director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; editor, Stuart Levy ; music, Patrick Doyle ; costume designer, Jeffrey Kurland ; production designer, Barry Robinson.
Cast: Starring Abigail Breslin, Jodie Foster, Gerard Butler.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; for mild adventure action and brief language.
Description: 1 DVD (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Colour recording system: NTSC; encoded for region 1.
Contents: Special features: Widescreen version --
Adventure commentary with Jodie Foster and Abigail breslin --
Commentary with directors/writers Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett --
3 featurettes: Nim's Friends ; Abigail's Journey ; and Working on Water --
Deleted scenes --
Language: English 5.1 Dolby surround ; Spanish Dolby surround ; French Dolby surround --
Subtitles: English, Spanish.
Other Titles: Nim's island (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Walden Media ; produced by Paula Mazur ; co-produced by Alan Edward Bell ; screenplay by Joseph Kwong & Paula Mazur and Mark Levin & Jennifer Flackett ; directed by Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin.

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"Nim Rusoe lives on a deserted island with her scientist father Jack and her best friends: Selkie, a sea lion; Fred, a bearded dragon lizard; and Galileo, a plucky pelican. But when Jack goes missing at sea and the island is 'invaded, ' Nim reaches out via e-mail to the adventurous author of her favorite books, and together, each discovers what it takes to truly become the hero of your own life story"--Container.

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