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The Resource Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (videorecording)

Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (videorecording)

Label
Astro Boy
Title
Astro Boy
Statement of responsibility
Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in futuristic Metro City. When a brilliant scientist's young son dies, he secretly creates a powerful robot boy he names Astro Boy. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, Astro Boy embarks on a journey in search of acceptance. Along his way he experiences betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Astro Boy (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Pepe Valencia ; editor, Robert Anich Cole ; music, John Ottman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG; for some action and peril, and brief mild language
  • Board of Film Censors, Singapore: PG
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A88 2010
PerformerNote
Voices: Freddie Highmore, Kristen Bell, Nathan Lane, Eugene Levy, Matt Lucas, Bill Nighy, Donald Sutherland, Nicolas Cage
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1992-
  • 1980-
  • 1956-
  • 1946-
  • 1974-
  • 1949-
  • 1935-
  • 1965-
  • 1928-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garger, Maryann
  • Harris, Timothy
  • Bower, David
  • Highmore, Freddie
  • Bell, Kristen
  • Lane, Nathan
  • Levy, Eugene
  • Lucas, Matt
  • Nighy, Bill
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Cage, Nicolas
  • Ottman, John
  • Tezuka, Osamu
  • Imagi Animation Studios
  • Tezuka Purodakushon
  • Summit Entertainment
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tezuka, Osamu
  • Robots
  • Scientists
  • Grief in men
  • Betrayal
  • Gladiators
  • Reconciliation
  • Robots
  • Científicos
Technique
animation
Label
Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the original comic strip series by Osamu Tezuka
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Two animated sequnces: Astro vs. the Junkyard Pirates, The RRF In: The New Recruit ; "Drawing a hero" featurette; "The real Metro City" featurette; "Inside the recording booth" featurette; Astro-boy image gallery; "Getting the Astro Boy look" featurette
Bar code
  • 31223140468431
  • 31223140468498
  • 31223140468506
  • 31223140468514
  • 31223140468464
  • 31223140468456
  • 31223140468472
  • 31223140468449
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 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192058417
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66113402
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 496026054
  • (OCoLC)496026054
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the original comic strip series by Osamu Tezuka
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Two animated sequnces: Astro vs. the Junkyard Pirates, The RRF In: The New Recruit ; "Drawing a hero" featurette; "The real Metro City" featurette; "Inside the recording booth" featurette; Astro-boy image gallery; "Getting the Astro Boy look" featurette
Bar code
  • 31223140468431
  • 31223140468498
  • 31223140468506
  • 31223140468514
  • 31223140468464
  • 31223140468456
  • 31223140468472
  • 31223140468449
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 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192058417
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66113402
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 496026054
  • (OCoLC)496026054
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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