The Resource Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (DVD)

Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (DVD)

Label
Astro Boy
Title
Astro Boy
Statement of responsibility
Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Pepe Valencia ; editor, Robert Anich Cole ; music, John Ottman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for some action and peril, and brief mild language
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A88 2010
PerformerNote
Voices: Freddie Highmore, Kristen Bell, Nathan Lane, Eugene Levy, Matt Lucas, Bill Nighy, Donald Sutherland, Nicolas Cage
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1992-
  • 1980-
  • 1956-
  • 1946-
  • 1974-
  • 1949-
  • 1935-
  • 1965-
  • 1928-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garger, Maryann
  • Harris, Timothy
  • Bowers, David
  • Highmore, Freddie
  • Bell, Kristen
  • Lane, Nathan
  • Levy, Eugene
  • Lucas, Matt
  • Nighy, Bill
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Cage, Nicolas
  • Ottman, John
  • Tezuka, Osamu
  • Imagi Animation Studios
  • Tezuka Purodakushon
  • Summit Entertainment
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robots
  • Scientists
  • Grief in men
  • Betrayal
  • Gladiators
  • Reconciliation
  • Robots
  • Científicos
Technique
animation
Label
Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the original comic strip series by Osamu Tezuka
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Two animated sequnces: Astro vs. the Junkyard Pirates, The RRF In: The New Recruit ; "Drawing a hero" featurette; "The real Metro City" featurette; "Inside the recording booth" featurette; Astro-boy image gallery; "Getting the Astro Boy look" featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a443148
  • ocn496026054
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192058417
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66113402
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496026054
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Astro Boy, Imagi Animation Studios ; Tezuka Production Company ; produced by Maryann Garger ; screenplay by Timothy Harris, David Bowers ; directed by David Bowers, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the original comic strip series by Osamu Tezuka
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Two animated sequnces: Astro vs. the Junkyard Pirates, The RRF In: The New Recruit ; "Drawing a hero" featurette; "The real Metro City" featurette; "Inside the recording booth" featurette; Astro-boy image gallery; "Getting the Astro Boy look" featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a443148
  • ocn496026054
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192058417
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66113402
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496026054
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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