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Dr. Dolittle 4 story pack.

Thomas, Betty, 1948- (Added Author). Carr, Steve. (Added Author). Thorne, Rich. (Added Author). Murphy, Eddie, 1961- (Added Author). Pratt, Kyla. (Added Author). Lofting, Hugh, 1886-1947 (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9786311729793 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6311729792 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (352 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Dr. Dolittle" and "Dr. Dolittle 2" originally released as motion pictures 1998-2001.
"Dr. Dolittle 3" and "Dr. Dolittle, tail to the chief" released directly to video 2006-2008.
Based on the stories by Hugh Lofting.
Features: Dr. Dolittle: original theatrical trailer; Dr. Dolittle 2: director's commentary, extended scenes, Wild on the set, Bear necessities, A kid's guide to grizzlies, making-of, storyboard-to-film comparisons, theatrical trailers, music video "Cluckcluck" by the Product G&B with Wyclef; Dr. Dolittle 3: audio commentary, Growing up Dolittle, making-of, TV spot; Dr. Dolittle, tail to the chief: Critter casting sessions, Working with actors of a different breed, Goin' wild, Learning about endangered animals.
Formatted Contents Note:
Dr. Dolittle (1998, 85 min.) / produced by John Davis, David T. Friendly, Joseph M. Singer ; written by Nat Mauldin, Larry Levin ; directed by Betty Thomas -- Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001, 87 min.) / produced by John Davis, Joseph M. Singer ; written by Larry Levin ; directed by Steve Carr -- Dr. Dolittle 3 (2006, 93 min.) / produced by John Davis ; written by Nina Colman ; directed by Rich Thorne -- Dr. Dolittle, tail to the chief (2008, 87 min.) / produced by John Davis ; written by Matt Lieberman, Kathleen Laccinole ; directed by Craig Shapiro.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dr. Dolittle: Eddie Murphy, Peter Boyle, Ossie Davis; Dr. Dolittle 2: Eddie Murphy, Cedric the Entertainer, Kristen Wilson; Dr. Dolittle 3: Kyla Pratt, Kristen Wilson, Tara Wilson ; Dr. Dolittle, tail to the chief: Kyla Pratt, Peter Coyote, Malcolm Stewart.
Summary, etc.:
Dr. Dolittle's ability to communicate with animals is reawakened and now every creature wants the doctor's advice; Dr. Dolittle attempts to save a forest from developers by re-introducing Archie, a performing bear and member of the endangered Pacific Western species, back to the wild; Maya Dolittle is sent to the Durango dude ranch and uses her talent of talking to the animals to help save the ranch; Maya Dolittle visits Washington, D.C., where she meets the president and finds herself talking to a variety of animals, including a wallaby named Bruce.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13, PG
System Details Note:
DVDs, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Variously in English, French, or Spanish with English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Medical drama.
Animals > Drama.
Human-animal communication > Drama.
Lofting, Hugh, 1886-1947 > Film adaptations.
Genre: Animal films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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