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Title Avatar [videorecording] / 20th Century Fox ; written and directed by James Cameron ; produced by James Cameron, Jon Landau ; a Twentieth Century Fox presentation in association with Dune Entertainment and Ingenious Film Partners ; a Lightstorm Entertainment Production.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox, [2010], ©2010.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Blu-Ray  DVD Avatar  BLU-RAY    ---  Available
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Avatar    ---  Available
Description 2 videodiscs (162 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent.
video v rdamedia.
videodisc vd rdacarrier.
digital optical surround Dolby rda.
Note Includes 2 videodiscs: a standard definition, widescreen DVD, and a Blu-ray videodisc release of the 2009 motion picture.
Issued with companion dvd copy in standard format.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
Contents Blu-ray Disc. Feature film -- DVD disc. Feature film.
Cast Sam Worthington, ZoŽ Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Giovanni Ribisi, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Wes Studi, Laz Alonso, Sigourney Weaver.
Credits Director of photography, Mauro Fiore ; editors, Stephen Rivkin, John Refoua, James Cameron ; music by James Horner.
Audience Rating: PG-13; for intense epic battle sequences and warfare, sensuality, language and some smoking.
Summary Jake Sully is a former Marine confined to a wheelchair. But despite his broken body, Jake is still a warrior at heart. He is recruited to travel light years to the human outpost on Pandora, where a corporate consortium is mining a rare mineral that is the key to solving Earth's energy crisis. He is given a mission to infiltrate the Na'vi, who have become a major obstacle to mining the precious ore. But a beautiful Na'vi female, Neytiri, saves Jake's life, and this changes everything.
System Details Blu-ray disc, widescreen; requires Blu-ray player; Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD master audio, English Dolby surround ; Spanish, French and Portuguese, 5.1 Dolby digital; copy-protected.
Note Videorecording.
System Details Blu-ray disc: Not compatible with standard DVD players; requires Blu-ray disc player.
Language English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese dialogue; optional Spanish or Portuguese subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing and English descriptive audio.
System Details Standard definition DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen version (1.78:1), Dolby digital 5.1 English surround, dual layer.
Awards Oscar winner for Best Achievement in Art Direction : Rick Carter (art director), Robert Stromberg (art director), and Kim Sinclair (set decorator) ; Best Achievement in Cinematography, Mauro Fiore; Best Achievement in Visual Effects, Joe Letteri, Stephen Rosenbaum, Richard Baneham, Andy Jones.
Subject Human-alien encounters -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96002203.
Extraterrestrial beings -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007000255.
Life on other planets -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85076830.
Environmental ethics -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85062857.
Mercenary troops -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85083749.
Mineral industries -- Environmental aspects -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85085556.
Space colonies -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85125921.
Pandora (Imaginary place) -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010004464.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology -- Drama. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2001000104.
Environmental ethics. (OCoLC)fst00912979.
Extraterrestrial beings. (OCoLC)fst01742248.
Human-alien encounters. (OCoLC)fst00963475.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology. (OCoLC)fst00970226.
Life on other planets. (OCoLC)fst00998301.
Mercenary troops. (OCoLC)fst01016918.
Mineral industries -- Environmental aspects. (OCoLC)fst01022250.
Pandora (Imaginary place) (OCoLC)fst01762186.
Space colonies. (OCoLC)fst01127662.
Genre/Form Feature films. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2011026247.
Fiction films. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2011026250.
Science fiction films. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2011026556.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2011026725.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879.
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384.
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264.
Science fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710407.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450.
Added Author Cameron, James, 1954- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n91061506.
Landau, Jon, 1960- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2010089622.
Worthington, Sam, http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2007132642.
Saldana, ZoŽ, 1978- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2001040634.
Ribisi, Giovanni, 1974- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2002070032.
Rodriguez, Michelle, 1978- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2001052247.
Lang, Stephen, 1952- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no98081543.
Weaver, Sigourney, 1949- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n88032867.
Moore, Joel David, 1977- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2006125012.
Pounder, C. C. H., 1952-0http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no90008367.
Studi, Wes, 1947- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no96027567.
Alonso, Laz. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2004042725.
Dune Entertainment. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2008004568.
Ingenious Film Partners (Firm) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2007110401.
Lightstorm Entertainment (Firm) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no96008740.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n78089065.
Note Title on container: James Cameron's Avatar.
Standard No. 024543656135
Music No. 2265613 20th Century Fox

 
    
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