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Uniform Title Water horse (Motion picture)
Title The water horse [videorecording] : legend of the deep / Columbia ; Revolution Studios, Walden Media and Beacon Pictures present an Ecosse Films production ; a film by Jay Russell ; produced by Robert Bernstein ... [et al.] ; directed by Jay Russell ; screenplay by Robert Nelson Jacobs.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2008]

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Waterhorse  Disc 1    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile DVD Collection  Y DVD Water    ---  Available
Edition 2-disc special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the book by Dick King-Smith.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Credits Director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; edited by Mark Warner ; music by James Newton Howard ; costume designer, John Bloomfield ; production designer, Tony Burrough.
Cast Emily Watson, Alex Etel, Ben Chaplin, David Morrissey, Priyanka Xi, Brian Cox.
Summary Present day Scotland. A tale is told to a couple of American tourists by a kindly gentleman in a pub. Angus is a lonely boy who pines for his father, who is serving in the Royal Navy during World War II. Angus, along with his sister and mother, live on an estate that has been billeted by soldiers in the Scottish Highlands, near Loch Ness. The troop's commander has an eye for mom, is suspicious about a mysterious handyman, Lewis, who is also a war hero, and an absurd contention that the Highlands are the real frontline in the war against Germany. Angus discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Celtic mythology. The creature befriends Angus and will eventually be known as the Loch Ness Monster. Trying to hide the dinosaur-like creature, nicknamed Crusoe, Angus enlists Lewis to transfer it to the lake, where boy and serpent have extraordinary adventures together until human stupidity threatens Crusoe's existence.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for some action/peril, mild language and brief smoking.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) and anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Loch Ness monster -- Drama.
Mothers and sons -- Scotland -- Drama.
Soldiers -- Billeting -- Scotland -- Drama.
Mythology, Celtic -- Scotland -- Drama.
Friendship -- Scotland -- Drama.
Loch Ness monster -- Drama.
Mother-son relationship -- Scotland -- Drama.
Soldiers -- Billeting -- Scotland -- Drama.
Celtic mythology -- Scotland -- Drama.
Friendship -- Scotland -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Ness, Loch (Scotland) -- Drama.
Ness, Loch (Scotland) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Fantasy -- Feature.
Adventure -- Feature.
Children's -- Feature.
Family -- Feature.
Feature films.
Fantasy films.
Adventure films.
Adventure films.
Film adaptations.
Added Author Bernstein, Robert.
Jacobs, Robert Nelson, 1954-
Russell, Jay, 1960-
Watson, Emily, 1967-
Etel, Alex, 1994-
Chaplin, Ben, 1970-
Morrissey, David, 1964-
Xi, Priyanka.
Cox, Brian, 1946-
King-Smith, Dick. Water horse.
Columbia Pictures.
Beacon Pictures.
Ecosse Films (Firm)
Revolution Studios.
Walden Media.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Waterhorse
ISBN 1424851181
9781424851188
Standard No. 043396184565
Music No. 18456 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

 
    
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