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  • ISBN: 0792806751
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 82 min.) : sd., col., stereo. ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, c1991.

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General Note: VHS format.
Hi-Fi, Dolby processed.
Rated PG.
Based on the novel Hatchet / by Gary Paulsen.
"Gold Medal, International Family Film Society; Silver Medal, Houston International Film Festival; Gold Medal, Coalition to Save the Planet; Gold Medal, National Wildlife Association; Grand Champion, Mountain High Institute; Unanimous Choice, the Nature Prize."
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Videocassette release of the 1990 motion picture.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Gregg Heschong ; production designer, Michael Clausen ; editor, Carol Oblath ; music by Athur Kempel ; executive in charge of production, Byrdie Lifson ; screenplay by Gary Paulsen & Catherine Cyran ; produced by Julie Corman ; directed by Mark Griffiths.
Participant or Performer Note: Jared Rushton, Ned Beatty, Pamela Sue Martin, Stephen Meadows.
Summary, etc.: After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the wilderness, learning to survive with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divorce.
Subject: Survival > Drama.
Divorce > Drama.
Animal films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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