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The black cauldron / a Walt Disney presentation.

Winston, Al. (Added Author). Berman, Ted, 1919-2001 (Added Author). Rich, Richard. (Added Author). Byner, John. (Added Author). Hurt, John, 1940-2017 (Added Author). Huston, John, 1906-1987 (Added Author). Hawthorne, Nigel. (Added Author). Sheridan, Susan. (Added Author). Alexander, Lloyd. Chronicles of Prydain. (Added Author). Walt Disney Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Cast: John Byner, John Hurt, John Huston, Nigel Hawthorne, Susan Sheridan. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 32 of 36 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 36 total copies.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria ANIMATION BLA (Text) 37521530683640 AMPL Adult DVD Animation Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J DVD 472 BLA (Text) 76895000129629 2nd Floor Children's Audio Visual Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville JDVD Bla (Text) 32604000158554 DCTPLD J DVD Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) DVD FAMILY BLA (Text) 33187003940448 Digital Video Disc Available -
 DVD #40314:
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD FAMILY BLA (Text) 33187003609001 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD FAMILY BLA (Text) 33187003609019 Digital Video Disc Available -
 FCPL #28267:
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JEDVD BLA (Text) 36626103625778 Juvenile DVDs Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown JUV DVD BLAC (Text) 39213000548275 JUV DVDs Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV DVD FIC BLACK (Text) 37500003452857 Kids Movies Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV DVD FIC BLACK (Text) 37500003452873 Kids Movies Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 digital videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 25th anniversary ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Home Video : 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Inspired by "The chronicles of Prydain" by Lloyd Alexander.
Special features include: The witches challenge game ; deleted scenes: The Fairfolk ; "The Quest for the Black Cauldron" game ; short: "Trick or treat" cartoon starring Donald Duck and his 3 nephews ; still frame gallery.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cast: John Byner, John Hurt, John Huston, Nigel Hawthorne, Susan Sheridan.
Summary, etc.:
Whoever releases the mysterious Black Cauldron's powers will be invincible! The fearsome Horned King will do anything to possess it, but he is challenged by the most unlikely adversary: a young assistant pig keeper named Taran. With a motley team of the brave Princess Eilonwy, a minstrel named Fflewddur Fflam, and Hen-Wen, a remarkable pig who can predict the future, Taran embarks on a quest to stop the Black Cauldron's evil once and for all.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for some scary images.
System Details Note:
Dolby Digital 5.1 ; region 1, NTSC.
Language Note:
Languages & subtitles: English, French or Spanish.
Some copies have closed captioning for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Prydain (Imaginary place) > Drama.
Magic > Drama.
Quests (Expeditions) > Drama.
Genre: Fantasy films.
Animated films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

  • Baker & Taylor
    In the land of Prydain, a young boy named Taran dreams of a future as an invincible warrior, but when the magical oracular pig Hen Wen is kidnapped by the evil Horned King, he must embark on a real-life quest to find the black cauldron lest the evil Horned King unleash its power and take over the world.

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