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The Resource 20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Walt Disney ; writer, Earl Felton ; director, Richard Fleischer, (DVD videorecording)

20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Walt Disney ; writer, Earl Felton ; director, Richard Fleischer, (DVD videorecording)

Label
20,000 leagues under the sea
Title
20,000 leagues under the sea
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Walt Disney ; writer, Earl Felton ; director, Richard Fleischer
Title variation
  • Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
  • Walt Disney presents 20,000 leagues under the sea
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A trouble-shooting 19th century seaman is trying to discover why so many whaling ships have been disappearing of late. Teaming with a scientist and a diver, they set sail to investigate. They are promptly captured by the megalomaniac Captain Nemo, who skippers a lavish, scientifically advanced submarine
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1955: Oscar - Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color (John Meehan, Emile Kuri); Best Effects, Special Effects.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Franz Planer ; art director, John Meehan ; editor, Elmo Williams ; costume designer, Norman Martien
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre, Robert J. Wilke, Ted de Corsia, J.M. Kerrigan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1966
  • 1916-
  • 1909-
  • 1894-1971
  • 1911-
  • 1884-1964
  • 1894-1963
  • 1902-1963
  • 1913-
  • 1828-1905
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Disney, Walt
  • Felton, Earl
  • Fleischer, Richard
  • Douglas, Kirk
  • Mason, James
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Wilke, Robert J.
  • De Corsia, Ted
  • Kerrigan, J. M.
  • Planer, Franz E.
  • Meehan, John
  • Williams, Elmo
  • Martien, Norman
  • Verne, Jules
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
127
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sailors
  • Whaling ships
  • Submarines (Ships)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Walt Disney ; writer, Earl Felton ; director, Richard Fleischer, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: May 13, 2003
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Based on the novel "Vignt Mille lieues sous les mers" by Jules Verne
  • Special features: all-new audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian and author, Rudy Behlmer; original 1954 theatrical radio spots; Peter Lorre's ADR tracks - a glimpse into the process of dialogue replacement before final edit; Captain Nemo's organ music; "The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea" featurette; "Jules Verne & Walt Disney - explorers of the imagination" behind-the-scenes featurette; "The Humboltsquid: real sea monster!"; "Touring the Nautilius"; "Monsters of the deep"; "Nemo's death" script excerpt; "The musical legacy of Paul Smith"; "Lost treasure: the sunset squid sequence"; "Grand Canyonscope"; theatrical trailer; storyboard-to-scene comparison & unused animation
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52008094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen version 2.55:1
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9780788838088
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936192476
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1783-1784 27327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
20,000 leagues under the sea, Walt Disney Pictures ; producer, Walt Disney ; writer, Earl Felton ; director, Richard Fleischer, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: May 13, 2003
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Based on the novel "Vignt Mille lieues sous les mers" by Jules Verne
  • Special features: all-new audio commentaries with director Richard Fleischer and classic film historian and author, Rudy Behlmer; original 1954 theatrical radio spots; Peter Lorre's ADR tracks - a glimpse into the process of dialogue replacement before final edit; Captain Nemo's organ music; "The making of 20,000 leagues under the sea" featurette; "Jules Verne & Walt Disney - explorers of the imagination" behind-the-scenes featurette; "The Humboltsquid: real sea monster!"; "Touring the Nautilius"; "Monsters of the deep"; "Nemo's death" script excerpt; "The musical legacy of Paul Smith"; "Lost treasure: the sunset squid sequence"; "Grand Canyonscope"; theatrical trailer; storyboard-to-scene comparison & unused animation
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52008094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; Widescreen version 2.55:1
Extent
2 videodiscs (127 min.)
Isbn
9780788838088
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936192476
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 1783-1784 27327
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, THX certified, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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