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The Polar Express / Castle Rock Entertainment presents in association with Shangri-La Entertainment, a Playtone/ImageMovers/Golden Mean production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Steve Starkey, Robert Zemeckis, Gary Goetzman, William Teitler ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & William Broyles, Jr. ; directed by Robert Zemeckis.

Starkey, Steve. (Added Author). Zemeckis, Robert, 1952- (Added Author). Goetzman, Gary, 1952- (Added Author). Teitler, William. (Added Author). Broyles, William, Jr., 1944- (Added Author). Hanks, Tom. (Added Author). Zemeckis, Leslie Harter. (Added Author). Deezen, Eddie, 1958- (Added Author). Gaye, Nona. (Added Author). Scolari, Peter, 1954- (Added Author). King, Brendan. (Added Author). Pellick, Andy. (Added Author). Eli, Josh. (Added Author). Mendonca, Mark. (Added Author). Hendricks, Rolandas. (Added Author). Silvestri, Alan. (Added Author). Ballard, Glen. (Added Author). Van Allsburg, Chris. Polar Express. (Added Author). Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Shangri-La Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Playtone (Firm) (Added Author). ImageMovers (Firm) (Added Author). Golden Mean Productions. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Tom Hanks, Leslie Harter Zemeckis, Eddie Deezen, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Brendan King, Andy Pellick, Josh Eli, Mark Mendonca, Rolandas Hendricks. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

3 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria BLU 422 (Text) 37521530479858 AMPL Blu-Ray Disc Available -
Butler PL - Butler BLU POL (Text) 73174005026395 Blu Ray Checked out 12/15/2018
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington BLU-G POL (Text) 32572000571224 CVBPLC Blu-Ray Video Family Section Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg BLU-G POL (Text) 32808000379279 CVBPLV Blue Ray Video Section Checked out 12/18/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon BLU-RAY F POL (Text) 34330513272766 AV - Holiday Movie Collection Checked out 12/17/2018
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle BLU-RAY HOLIDAY POLA (Text) 39231033023405 Audiovisual Collection Checked out 12/16/2018
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle BLU-RAY HOLIDAY POLA (Text) 39231033042223 Audiovisual Collection In transit -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield Blu-ray DVD Polar (Text) 78292000325483 Children's Christmas DVDs In transit -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield Blu-ray DVD Polar (Text) 78292000360294 Children's Christmas DVDs In transit -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial BLU-RAY j FIC POLAR (Text) 33946002584311 Blu-ray . 1st Floor Checked out 11/24/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419852922
  • ISBN: 9781419852923
  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-ray disc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Blu-ray version].
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg.
Special features: (480i or 480p Standard Definition ; Dolby Digital stereo.) Smokey and Steamer song; "You look familiar: the many Polar faces of Tom Hanks" featurette; "A genuine ticket to ride" documentary gallery includes 5 featurettes; "True inspirations: an author's adventure:" profiling Chris Van Allsburg; "Believe:" Josh Groban performs at the Greek Theatre; "Behind the scenes of Believe:" bringing a hit song to magical life in the recording studio; "Flurry of effects" gallery: 5 motion-capture sessions; "Meet the Snow Angels:" the moviemakers' Christmas memories; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors of photography, Don Burgess, Robert Presley ; editors, Jeremiah O'Driscoll, R. Orlando Duenas ; music score, Alan Silvestri ; original songs, Glen Ballard, Alan Silvestri ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designers, Rick Carter, Doug Chiang ; senior visual effects supervisors, Ken Ralston, Jerome Chen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tom Hanks, Leslie Harter Zemeckis, Eddie Deezen, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Brendan King, Andy Pellick, Josh Eli, Mark Mendonca, Rolandas Hendricks.
Summary, etc.:
Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus, but he finds it quite difficult to do so. His family has a dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves, to Santa himself, is all just a myth. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa. The train's conductor, along with the other passengers help turn Billy's crisis of faith into a journey of self-discovery.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition.
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: North Pole > Drama.
Belief and doubt > Drama.
Express trains > Drama.
Navidad > Teatro.
Polo Norte > Teatro.
Express service > Drama.
Genre: Christmas plays.
Feature films.
Animated films.
Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Animated films.
Fantasy films.
Adventure films.
Fantasy > Animation > Feature.
Adventure > Animation > Feature.
Children's > Animation > Feature.

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