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Zathura (2006)


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Kids' MoviesJ/DVD/FICTION/ZATHURADue 05-26-15
Published: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2006]
Edition:  Special ed
Description:  1 videodisc (ca. 101 min.) : anamorphic, sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1404918868,
Language:  English

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Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg

Originally released as a motion picture in 2005

Special features: Jon Favreau and Peter Billingsley commentary; "The making of 'Zathura' featurette; visual effects documentary; the cast of 'Zathura'; Zorgons, Robots and 'Frozen Lisa'; making the game; miniatures and the world of 'Zathura'; the world of Chris van Allsburg

Jonah Bobo, Josh Hutcherson, Dax Shepard, Kristen Stewart, Tim Robbins, John Alexander

Danny twists the key of an old science fiction game. The game unleashes a localized meteor shower and wrenches Danny's house into orbit around a distant ringed planet. Besides Danny, his brother Walter and sister Lisa have to go along. Soon a defective robot, a rangy astronaut, and an alien spaceship enter the picture. The only way the kids can return their house to its proper space-time coordinates is to finish the game, but before they can finish, the game board falls into the hands of some rather nasty, carnivorous lizards

MPAA rating: PG; fantasy action and peril, and some language

DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround, mastered in high definition

English or dubbed French dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Favreau, Jon
Bobo, Jonah
Hutcherson, Josh
Shepard, Dax, 1975-
Stewart, Kristen, 1990-
Robbins, Tim, 1958-
Navarro, Guillermo
Debney, John
Van Allsburg, Chris
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)

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