Fantastic Mr. Fox

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Anderson, Wes, 1969- film director,
Baumbach, Noah, 1969- screenwriter.
Abbate, Allison, film producer.
Rudin, Scott, 1958- film producer.
Dawson, Jeremy (Producer)
[Irvington, NY] :
9781604657883, 160465788X
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Director-approved, dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition.
Physical Desc
1 Blu-ray Disc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 videodiscs (87 min. : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 booklet (33 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 18 cm).
715515111416, 0715515111416


General Note
Based on the book by Roald Dahl.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
General Note
Special features: DVD Disc 1: Introduction by "Petey"; Commentary (with Wes Anderson); Animatic (storyboard animatic for the entire film). DVD Disc 2: The making of "Fantatsic Mr. Fox": Recording the voices, Puppet tests/early animation, References for art department, A visit to the studio, Time-lapse photography, Music, Miniature objects; Roald Dahl reads "Fantastic Mr. Fox"; Awards speeches (animated acceptance speeches); Set photography by Ray Lewis; Publicity featurettes; Sony robots commercial (stop-motion commercial by Anderson); Discussion and analysis (featuring students of the film); "Fantastic Mr. Dahl" (an hour-long 2005 documentary about the author); The witch's tree; Dahl's manuscripts. Blu-ray contains identical special featurs. Booklet features an essay by critic Erica Wagner; a 2002 article on Dahl's Gipsy house by Anderson; "White Cape," a comic book used as a prop in the film; and drawings, original paintings, and other ehemera.
Creation/Production Credits
Animation director, Mark Gustafson ; "Petey's Song" performed by Jarvis Cocker ; director of photography, Tristan Oliver ; production designer, Nelson Lowry ; music composed and conducted by Alexandre Desplat ; supervising editor, Andrew Weisblum ; puppets fabricated by Mackinnon and Saunders.
Voices: George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Wally Wolodarksy, Eric Anderson, Michael Gambon, Willem Dafoe, Owen Wilson.
The story of a clever, quick, nimble, and exceptionally well-dressed wild animal. A compulsive chicken thief turned newspaper reporter, Mr. Fox settles down with his family at a new foxhole in a beautiful tree directly adjacent to three enormous poultry farms owned by three ferociously vicious farmers: Boggis, Bunce, and Bean. Mr. Fox simply cannot resist. Based on the beloved, best selling book by Roald Dahl.
System Details
Blu-ray: NTSC, region A, widescreen (2.76:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition; required Blu-ray player.
System Details
DVD: NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English with English subtitles.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Anderson, W., Baumbach, N., Abbate, A., Rudin, S., Dawson, J. (., Rales, S., Milchan, A., Clooney, G., Streep, M., Schwartzman, J., Murray, B., Wolodarsky, W., Anderson, E. C., Gambon, M., Dafoe, W., Wilson, O., Gustafson, M., Cocker, J., Oliver, T., Lowry, N., Desplat, A., Weisblum, A., Dahl, R., Lewis, R., & Wagner, E. Fantastic Mr. Fox. Director-approved, dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition. [Irvington, NY].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wes Anderson et al.. Fantastic Mr. Fox. [Irvington, NY].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wes Anderson et al., Fantastic Mr. Fox. [Irvington, NY].

MLA Citation (style guide)

Anderson, Wes, et al. Fantastic Mr. Fox. Director-approved, dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition. [Irvington, NY], DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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