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Astro Boy (2010)
(Blu-ray)

Call Number J/BLU-RAY/FICTION/ASTRO


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Published: [Santa Monica, Calif.] : Summit Entertainment, [2010]
Description:  1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0025192058493,
Language:  English


Title from container

Based on the original comic strip series by Osamu Tezuka

Originally released as a motion picture in 2009

Special features: "Drawing a hero" featurette; "The real Metro City" featurette; "Inside the recording booth" featurette; "Getting the Astro Boy look" featurette

Voices: Freddie Highmore, Kristen Bell, Nathan Lane, Eugene Levy, Matt Lucas, Bill Nighy, Donald Sutherland, Nicolas Cage

Set in futuristic Metro City. When a brilliant scientist's young son dies, he secretly creates a powerful robot boy he names Astro Boy. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, Astro Boy embarks on a journey in search of acceptance. Along his way he experiences betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him

MPAA rating: PG; for some action and peril, and brief mild language

Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer, 50 GB, BR50; requires Blu-ray player

English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

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Additional Credits:
Garger, Maryann.
Harris, Timothy, 1946-
Bowers, David, 1970-
Highmore, Freddie, 1992-
Bell, Kristen, 1980-
Lane, Nathan, 1956-
Levy, Eugene, 1946-
Lucas, Matt, 1974-
Nighy, Bill, 1949-
Sutherland, Donald, 1935-
Cage, Nicolas, 1965-
Ottman, John.
Tezuka, Osamu, 1928-1989.
Imagi Animation Studios.
Tezuka Purodakushon.
Summit Entertainment.

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