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The golden compass / New Line Cinema presents in association with Ingenious Film Partners, a Scholastic production, a Depth of Field production ; produced by Deborah Forte, Bill Carraro ; screenplay by Chris Weitz ; directed by Chris Weitz.

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  • 11 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Brownstown PL - Brownstown YADVD GOLDEN d.1-2 (Text) 79361000043252 Young Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD ACT/ADV GOL (Text) 33187002661847 Digital Video Disc - F Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD ACT/ADV GOL (Text) 33187002660864 Digital Video Disc - R Available -
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Jennings Co PL - North Vernon DVD DRAMA GOL (Text) 30653003427085 Adult Drama dvd Available -
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna Y DVD GOL (Text) 35887000292457 Youth DVD Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD Golden (Text) 31208912230358 audiovisual Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library J DVD G (Text) 70741000127148 Juvenile DVD Available -
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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) ACT GOL (Text) 30032001480950 DVD ACTION Available -
Switzerland Co PL - Vevay DVD GOLD (Text) 33710721491863 DVD Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 0780680189
  • ISBN: 9780780680180
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : New Line Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Based on the book "Northern lights" by Philip Pullman.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary by writer/director Chris Weitz ; Disc 2: Origins: inside the award-winning novel and its journey to the screen; behind-the-scenes: an in-depth look at the production and casting, including finding Lyra Belacqua, the costumes, the music, the production design, the launch; Lyra's world: go deep into an amazing world of armored bears, daemons and the alethiometer.
Formatted Contents Note: Special features: disc 1. Widescreen version of motion picture -- Language: English 6.1 DTS-ES discrete sound ; English 5.1 Dolby digital surround EX ; English stereo surround -- Subtitles: English, Spanish -- Audio commentary by writer/director Chris Weitz. disc 2. Origins. The novel ; The adaptation ; Oxford -- Behind-the-scenes. Finding Lyra Belacqua ; Costumes ; Music ; Production design ; The launch -- Lyra's world. Armoured bears ; The alethiometer ; Demons.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Henry Braham ; editors, Peter Hones, Anne V. Coates ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Ruth Myers ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; senior visual effects supervisor, Michael Fink.
Participant or Performer Note: Dakota Blue Richards, Nicole Kidman, Sam Elliott, Eva Green, Ian McKellen, Ian McShane, Freddie Highmore, Kathy Bates, Kristin Scott Thomas, Daniel Craig.
Summary, etc.: In a parallel world where witches soar the skies and Ice Bears rule the frozen North, one special girl is destined to hold the fate of the universe in her hands. When Lyra Belacqua becomes the keeper of the Golden Compass, she discovers that her world and all those beyond are threatened by the secret plans of Mrs. Coulter. With the help of Lord Asriel and a group of unlikely allies ready to stand at her side, Lyra embarks on an extraordinary quest that celebrates friendship and courage against all odds.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; sequences of fantasy violence.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS-ES 6.1 discrete surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround, Dolby Digital stereo. surround, DVD-9.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: These DVDs are copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Language Note: English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Subject: Girls > Drama.
Magic paraphernalia > Drama.
Good and evil > Drama.
Witches > Drama.
Human experimentation in psychology > Drama.
Brújula > Teatro.
Brujos > Teatro.
Compass > Drama.
Alliances > Drama.
Feature films.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Feature films.
Fantasy films.
Adventure films.
Suspense films.
Feature films.
Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fantasy > Feature.
Adventure > Feature.
Thriller > Feature.
Family > Feature.

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