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The Resource The pirates! : band of misfits, Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation present an Aardman production ; screenplay by Gideon Defoe ; produced by Julie Lockhart, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; directed by Peter Lord, (DVD)

The pirates! : band of misfits, Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation present an Aardman production ; screenplay by Gideon Defoe ; produced by Julie Lockhart, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; directed by Peter Lord, (DVD)

Label
The pirates! : band of misfits
Title
The pirates!
Title remainder
band of misfits
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation present an Aardman production ; screenplay by Gideon Defoe ; produced by Julie Lockhart, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; directed by Peter Lord
Title variation
  • Band of misfits
  • So you want to be a pirate!
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After years of humiliation and failed attempts to win the Pirate of the Year Award, Pirate Captain and his oddball crew go on a race to pillage the most booty. They soon cross paths with scientist Charles Darwin, who persuades the Captain that the crew's 'parrot,' Polly, could be the answer to the riches they are searching for
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Co-director, Jeff Newitt ; director of photography, Frank Passingham ; music, Theodore Shapiro ; editor, Justin Krish
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for mild action, rude humor and some language
Language note
In English, Spanish or French, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish or French. English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing. Optional descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P57 2012
PerformerNote
Hugh Grant, Salma Hayek, Jeremy Piven, Imelda Staunton, David Tennant, Martin Freeman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1968-
  • 1953-
  • 1971-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lord, Peter
  • Lockhart, Julie
  • Sproxton, David
  • Newitt, Jeff
  • Defoe, Gideon
  • Grant, Hugh
  • Hayek, Salma
  • Piven, Jeremy
  • Staunton, Imelda
  • Tennant, David
  • Freeman, Martin
  • Defoe, Gideon
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Sony Pictures Animation (Firm)
  • Aardman Animations (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Awards
  • Parrots
  • Piratas
  • Loros
  • Pirates
  • Awards
  • Parrots
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
The pirates! : band of misfits, Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation present an Aardman production ; screenplay by Gideon Defoe ; produced by Julie Lockhart, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; directed by Peter Lord, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the book "The pirates! in an adventure with scientists" by Gideon Defoe
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: So you want to be a pirate! short film ; Mr. Bobo's flash card game ; commentary with director Peter Lord, co-director Jeff Newitt and editor Justin Krish ; printable activity pages
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn801698557
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
0433963998914
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
39989
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)801698557
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The pirates! : band of misfits, Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation present an Aardman production ; screenplay by Gideon Defoe ; produced by Julie Lockhart, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; directed by Peter Lord, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the book "The pirates! in an adventure with scientists" by Gideon Defoe
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: So you want to be a pirate! short film ; Mr. Bobo's flash card game ; commentary with director Peter Lord, co-director Jeff Newitt and editor Justin Krish ; printable activity pages
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn801698557
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
0433963998914
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
39989
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)801698557
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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