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Title Nim's Island [videorecording] / 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.

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


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 Eureka DVD Children  DVD227    ---  Available
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD J Nim's Island    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile DVD Collection  Y DVD Nim's    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile DVD Collection  Y DVD Nim's c.4  ---  Available
Edition [Full screen ed.].
Description 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the novel "Nim's Island" by Wendy Orr.
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.
Credits Director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; editor, Stuart Levy ; music, Patrick Doyle ; costume designer, Jeffrey Kurland ; production designer, Barry Robinson.
Cast Abigail Breslin, Jodie Foster, Gerard Butler.
Summary Nim Rusoe is a young girl who inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates, via e-mail, with the reclusive author of the novel she has been reading. Nim's existence mirrors that of her favorite literary character, Alex Rover, the world's greatest adventurer. But Alexandra, the author of the Rover books, leads a reclusive life in the big city. When Nim's father goes missing from the island, Nim gets Alexandra to come to her island. Now, the two must draw courage from their fictional hero, Alex Rover, and find strength in one another to conquer the island.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for mild adventure action and brief language.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Fathers and daughters -- Drama.
Electronic mail messages -- Drama.
Island ecology -- Drama.
Women authors, American -- Drama.
Fictitious characters -- Drama.
Padre e hija -- Teatro.
Correo electronico -- Teatro.
Father-daughter relationship -- Drama.
Electronic mail systems -- Drama.
Island ecology -- Drama.
Women authors, American -- Drama.
Characters and characteristics in literature -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Genre/Form Adventure films.
Adventure -- Feature.
Comedy -- Feature.
Youth -- Feature.
Family -- Feature.
Feature films.
Adventure films.
Comedy films.
Added Author Mazur, Paula.
Bell, Alan Edward.
Kwong, Joseph.
Levin, Mark, 1965-
Flackett, Jennifer.
Breslin, Abigail, 1996-
Foster, Jodie.
Butler, Gerard, 1969-
Orr, Wendy, 1953- Nim's Island.
Walden Media.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543527640
Music No. 2252764 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

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