Watership down

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Rosen, Martin, screenwriter,
Hurt, John, 1940-2017, voice actor.
Briers, Richard, voice actor.
Cox, Michael Graham, 1938-1995, voice actor.
Bennett, John, 1928-2005, voice actor.
[Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2015].
DVD special edition.
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1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out insert.
Rating: PG.
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General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1978.
General Note
Special features: New high-definition digital restoration; Passion project (new interview with writer, producer, and director Martin Rosen about bringing the novel to cinematic life); A movie miracle (new interview with director Guillermo del Toro about what makes the film a unique work of animation art); Defining a style (a 2005 featurette about the fllm's aesthetic); Storyboards; Trailer. Insert includes an essay by comic book writer Gerard Jones.
Creation/Production Credits
Music composed and arranged by Angela Morley ; musical director, Marcus Dods ; incidental music by Malcolm Williamson ; "Bright eyes" composed by Mike Batt, sung by Art Garfunkel ; edited by Terry Rawlings ; animation supervisor, Philip Duncan ; animation director, Tony Guy.
John Hurt, Richard Briers, Michael Graham-Cox, John Bennett, Ralph Richardson, Simon Cadell, Terence Rigby, Roy Kinnear, Richard O'Callaghan, Denholm Elliott, Lyn Farleigh, Mary Maddox, Zero Mostel, Harry Andrews, Hannah Gordon, Nigel Hawthorn, Clifton Jones, Derek Griffiths, Michael Hordern, Joss Ackland, Michelle Price.
A faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adams's classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits seeking safety and happiness after their warren comes under terrible threat.
Target Audience
Rating: PG.
System Details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) ; stereo.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Rosen, M., Hurt, J., Briers, R., Cox, M. G., Bennett, J., Richardson, R., Cadell, S., Rigby, T., Kinnear, R., O'Callaghan, R., Elliott, D., Farleigh, L., Mostel, Z., Andrews, H., Gordon, H., Hawthorne, N., Hordern, M., Ackland, J., Morley, A., Dods, M., Williamson, M., Batt, M., Garfunkel, A., Rawlings, T., Guy, T., Adams, R., Toro, G. d., & Jones, G. (2015). Watership down (DVD special edition.). The Criterion Collection.

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

Martin, Rosen et al.. 2015. Watership Down. [Irvington, NY]: The Criterion Collection.

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

Martin, Rosen et al.. Watership Down [Irvington, NY]: The Criterion Collection, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Rosen, Martin,, et al. Watership Down DVD special edition., The Criterion Collection, 2015.

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