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The Resource The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

Label
The Polar Express
Title
The Polar Express
Statement of responsibility
Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Contributor
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Voice actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • JLBI9Fj4B3g
  • TJCkHW1WEGs
Credits note
Directors of photography, Don Burgess, Robert Presley ; editors, Jeremiah O'Driscoll, R. Orlando Duenas ; music, Alan Silvestri, Glen Ballard ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designers, Rick Carter, Doug Chiang
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: G
  • OFRB rating: G
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • English dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Leslie Harter Zemeckis, Eddie Deezen, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Brendan King, Andy Pellick, Josh Eli, Mark Mendonca, Rolandas Hendricks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1944-
  • 1958-
  • 1954-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Starkey, Steve
  • Broyles, William
  • Deezen, Eddie
  • Gaye, Nona
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Scolari, Peter
  • Burgess, Don
  • Presley, Robert
  • Silvestri, Alan
  • Ballard, Glen
  • Van Allsburg, Chris
  • Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)
  • Shangri-La Entertainment (Firm)
  • Playtone (Firm)
  • ImageMovers (Firm)
  • Golden Mean Productions
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Santa Claus
  • Christmas
  • Railroad trains
  • North Pole
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 minutes)
Isbn
9781419852923
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391157038
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
115703
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00246330
  • (CaOWLBI)av00246330
  • 210839
System details
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (2.4:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 minutes)
Isbn
9781419852923
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391157038
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
115703
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00246330
  • (CaOWLBI)av00246330
  • 210839
System details
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (2.4:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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