The golden compass
(DVD)

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Published
Burbank, CA : New Line Home Entertainment, [2008].
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (approximately 113 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
MPAA rating: PG-13; sequences of fantasy violence.
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Status
Round Rock Public Library - Young Adult Collections (1st floor)  2 available
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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
9780780680180, 0780680189, 794043120114
UPC
794043120435

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General Note
Based on the book "Northern lights" by Philip Pullman.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary by writer/director Chris Weitz ; Disc 2: Origins: inside the award-winning novel and its journey to the screen; behind-the-scenes: an in-depth look at the production and casting, including finding Lyra Belacqua, the costumes, the music, the production design, the launch; Lyra's world: go deep into an amazing world of armored bears, daemons and the alethiometer.
General Note
Some copies may have only one DVD, the feature film without additional special features.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Henry Braham ; editors, Peter Hones, Anne V. Coates ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Ruth Myers ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; senior visual effects supervisor, Michael Fink.
Participants/Performers
Dakota Blue Richards, Nicole Kidman, Sam Elliott, Eva Green, Ian McKellen, Ian McShane, Freddie Highmore, Kathy Bates, Kristin Scott Thomas, Daniel Craig.
Description
In a parallel world where witches soar the skies and Ice Bears rule the frozen North, one special girl is destined to hold the fate of the universe in her hands. When Lyra Belacqua becomes the keeper of the Golden Compass, she discovers that her world and all those beyond are threatened by the secret plans of Mrs. Coulter. With the help of Lord Asriel and a group of unlikely allies ready to stand at her side, Lyra embarks on an extraordinary quest that celebrates friendship and courage against all odds.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; sequences of fantasy violence.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS-ES 6.1 discrete surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround, Dolby Digital stereo. surround, DVD-9.
Language
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Forte, D., Weitz, C., Richards, D. B., Kidman, N., Elliott, S., Green, E., McKellen, I., McShane, I., Highmore, F., Bates, K., Scott-Thomas, K., Craig, D., & Pullman, P. (2008). The golden compass . New Line Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Deborah, Forte et al.. 2008. The Golden Compass. Burbank, CA: New Line Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Deborah, Forte et al.. The Golden Compass Burbank, CA: New Line Home Entertainment, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Forte, Deborah,, et al. The Golden Compass New Line Home Entertainment, 2008.

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