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The Resource The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

Label
The Polar Express
Title
The Polar Express
Statement of responsibility
Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1986
Cataloging source
TEFMT
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Polar Express (Motion picture)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Don Burgess, Robert Presley ; editors, Jeremiah O'Driscoll, R. Orlando Duenas ; music, Alan Silvestri, Glen Ballard ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designers, Rick Carter, Doug Chiang
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Disc 1: English, French (dubbed in Québec) or dubbed Spanish dialogue; optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned; Disc 2: Optional French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2.P65
LC item number
P65 2005
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Leslie Harter Zemeckis, Eddie Deezen, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Brendan King, Andy Pellick, Josh Eli, Mark Mendonca, Rolandas Hendricks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1958-
  • 1954-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Zemeckis, Leslie Harter
  • Deezen, Eddie
  • Gaye, Nona
  • Scolari, Peter
  • Burgess, Don
  • Presley, Robert
  • Silvestri, Alan
  • Ballard, Glen
  • Van Allsburg, Chris
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Van Allsburg, Chris
  • Van Allsburg, Chris
  • North Pole
  • Christmas films
  • Railroads
  • Railroad travel
  • Christmas
  • Navidad
  • Polo Norte
  • Christmas films
  • Railroad travel
  • Railroads
  • Arctic Ocean
Label
The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Challenges; deleted scenes; featurette; interviews; music video; "A genuine ticket to ride" : behind-the-scenes secrets on performance capture, virtual cameras, hair and wardrobe, creating the North Pole, and music
  • Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Movie -- Original theatrical trailer ; Disc 2. Special features : You look familiar (ca. 4 min.) -- A genuine ticket to ride (ca. 11 min.) -- Challenge: find all 5 stocking stuffers -- True inspirations: An author's adventure (ca. 5 min.) -- Josh Groban at the Greek (ca. 4 min.) -- Behind the scenes of 'Believe' (ca. 4 min.) -- Polar Express Challenge -- Meet the Snow Angels (ca. 3 min.) -- THQ game demo [DVD-ROM feature]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Two-disc widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (100 min.)
Isbn
9780790795430
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
  • 085393895426
  • 085393895525
  • 00085393895426
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
38954
System details
Disc 1: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40, 16:9) presentation; Dolby surround 5.1 ; Disc 2: DVD-ROM ; access to game demo requires DVD-ROM drive and internet access
Label
The Polar Express, Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey [and others] ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Challenges; deleted scenes; featurette; interviews; music video; "A genuine ticket to ride" : behind-the-scenes secrets on performance capture, virtual cameras, hair and wardrobe, creating the North Pole, and music
  • Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Movie -- Original theatrical trailer ; Disc 2. Special features : You look familiar (ca. 4 min.) -- A genuine ticket to ride (ca. 11 min.) -- Challenge: find all 5 stocking stuffers -- True inspirations: An author's adventure (ca. 5 min.) -- Josh Groban at the Greek (ca. 4 min.) -- Behind the scenes of 'Believe' (ca. 4 min.) -- Polar Express Challenge -- Meet the Snow Angels (ca. 3 min.) -- THQ game demo [DVD-ROM feature]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Two-disc widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (100 min.)
Isbn
9780790795430
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
  • 085393895426
  • 085393895525
  • 00085393895426
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
38954
System details
Disc 1: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40, 16:9) presentation; Dolby surround 5.1 ; Disc 2: DVD-ROM ; access to game demo requires DVD-ROM drive and internet access

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