The Resource Avatar, Twentieth Century Fox presents a James Cameron film ; Lightstorm Entertainment ; produced by James Cameron, Jon Landau ; written and directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)

Avatar, Twentieth Century Fox presents a James Cameron film ; Lightstorm Entertainment ; produced by James Cameron, Jon Landau ; written and directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)

Label
Avatar
Title
Avatar
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a James Cameron film ; Lightstorm Entertainment ; produced by James Cameron, Jon Landau ; written and directed by James Cameron
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jake Sully is a former Marine confined to a wheelchair. But despite his broken body, Jake is still a warrior at heart. He is recruited to travel light years to the human outpost on Pandora, where a corporate consortium is mining a rare mineral that is the key to solving Earth's energy crisis. He is given a mission to infiltrate the Na'vi, who have become a major obstacle to mining the precious ore. But a beautiful Na'vi female, Neytiri, saves Jake's life, and this changes everything
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 2010: Best art direction; best cinematography; best visual effects.
  • Golden Globe Awards, 2010: Best motion picture, drama ; best director, motion picture.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mauro Fiore ; editors, Stephen Rivkin, John Refoua, James Cameron ; music, James Horner ; production designers, Rick Carter, Robert Stromberg ; visual effects and animation by Weta Digital ; senior visual effects supervisor, Joe Letteri
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for intense epic battle sequences and warfare, sensuality, language and some smoking
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A83 2010
PerformerNote
Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Giovanni Ribisi, Michelle Rodriguez, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1976-
  • 1974-
  • 1949-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cameron, James
  • Landau, Jon
  • Worthington, Sam
  • Saldana, Zoë
  • Ribisi, Giovanni
  • Rodriguez, Michelle
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Lang, Stephen
  • Fiore, Mauro
  • Rivkin, Stephen E
  • Refoua, John
  • Horner, James
  • Carter, Rick
  • Stromberg, Robert
  • Letteri, Joe
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Lightstorm Entertainment (Firm)
  • Weta Digital (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
162
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  • Human-alien encounters
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Life on other planets
  • Seres extraterrestres
  • Vida en otros planetas
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
  • Golden Globe Awards
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Avatar, Twentieth Century Fox presents a James Cameron film ; Lightstorm Entertainment ; produced by James Cameron, Jon Landau ; written and directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of the 2009 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn557619801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Rental ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543656081
  • 024543656067
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2265608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)557619801
System details
DVD, dual layer format ; widescreen presentation (1.78:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English soundtrack), Dolby digital surround (English, French, and Spanish soundtracks) ; region 1.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Avatar, Twentieth Century Fox presents a James Cameron film ; Lightstorm Entertainment ; produced by James Cameron, Jon Landau ; written and directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of the 2009 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn557619801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Rental ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543656081
  • 024543656067
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2265608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)557619801
System details
DVD, dual layer format ; widescreen presentation (1.78:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English soundtrack), Dolby digital surround (English, French, and Spanish soundtracks) ; region 1.
Video recording format
DVD

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