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Title City of Ember [videorecording] / Playtone ; Walden Media ; produced by Gary Goetzman, Tom Hanks, Steve Shareshian ; screenplay by Caroline Thompson ; directed by Gil Kenan.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 C498e 2008    ---  Missing
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile DVD Collection  Y DVD City    ---  DUE 04-11-16 Billed
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile DVD Collection  Y DVD City    ---  Available
Edition [Widescreen or standard format].
Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the book "The City of Ember" by Jeanne Duprau.
Originally produced as a motion picture.
Disc is two-sided: widescreen format on one side, standard on the other.
MPAA rating: PG; mild peril and some thematic elements.
Canadian Home Video rating: PG; frightening scenes.
Credits Director of photography, Xavier Perez Grobet ; editors, Adam P. Scott, Zach Staenberg ; music, Andrew Lockington.
Cast David Ryall, Harry Treadaway, Tim Robbins, Bill Murray, B.J. Hogg, Toby Jones.
Summary For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing -- and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 in English; Dolby surround in French and Spanish; region 1.
Language English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Technology and civilization -- Drama.
Technology and civilization -- Drama.
Civilization, Subterranean -- Drama.
Electric generators -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Architects and builders -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre/Form Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Goetzman, Gary, 1952-
Hanks, Tom.
Shareshian, Steven.
Thompson, Caroline.
Kenan, Gil.
Ryall, David, 1935-2014.
Treadaway, Harry, 1984-
Robbins, Tim, 1958-
Murray, Bill, 1950 September 21-
Hogg, B. J., 1955-2020.
Jones, Toby, 1967-
Duprau, Jeanne. City of Ember.
Playtone (Firm)
Walden Media.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543563396
Music No. 2256339 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

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