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Hal [Blu-ray + DVD Combo] : The Movie (2014, original release: 2013)


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Published: [Fort Worth, Tex.] : FUNimation, [2014]
Description:  2 videodiscs (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0704400015359, 1421029308, 9781421029306,
Language:  English

Blu-ray disc contains the feature film in high definition and a selection of extra features; DVD contains the feature film in standard definition and the same selection of extra features

Title from container

Character design based on the work of Io Sakisaka

"Blu-ray + DVD combo pack"--Container

Extras on both Blu-ray and DVD include optional actor commentary, making-of featurettes on the production process, animatics and scratch tracks, and a textless closing song

Yoshimasa Hosoya, Yoko Hikasa

A scientist creates Hal, an ultra-lifelike robot surrogate, to help ease Kurumi's pain over her boyfriend Hal's accidental death and help her move on in life

Rating: TV 14

Blu-ray, region A; 1080p high definition 16.9 (HD native); Dolby TrueHD 5.1; requires Blu-ray player

DVD, NTSC, region 1; 16:9; Dolby digital 5.1

English or Japanese dialogue with optional English subtitles

Related Searches:
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Human-robot interaction -- Drama.
Grief -- Drama.
Robots -- Drama.
Animated films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

Additional Credits:
Makihara, Ryōtarō, director
Kizara, Izumi, author of screenplay
Hosoya, Yoshimasa, 1982- actor
Hikasa, Yōko, 1985-
Ōshima, Michiru, 1961- composer
Sakisaka, Io.
Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha.
FUNimation Productions, Ltd.
Wit Studio.

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