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The point / Nilsson House Music, Inc. and Murakami-Wolf Productions, Inc. present ; produced by Jerry Good & Larry Gordon and Harry Nilsson & Fred Wolf ; story by Harry Nilsson and Carole A. Beers ; screenplay by Norm Lenzer ; directed and animated by Fred Wolf.

Good, Jerry, (film producer.). Gordon, Larry, (film producer.). Nilsson, Harry, (author,, film producer.). Wolf, Fred, 1933- (animator,, film director,, film producer.). Beers, Carole A., (author.). Starr, Ringo, (narrator.). Frees, Paul, (voice actor.). Weinrib, Len, (voice actor.). MVD Rewind (Firm), (publisher.). Nilsson House Music Inc., (presenter.). Murakami Wolf Productions, (presenter.). Ringo Starr, Paul Frees, Lennie Weinrib, Bill Martin, Buddy Foster, Joan Gerber, Mike Lookinland. (Cast).
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Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library BLU-RAY FIC POINT (Text) Blu-ray 37500005012212 New Items Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Ultimate edition; [Blu-ray version].
  • Publisher: Pottstown, PA : MVD Visual, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Special features: The kid's got a point, an interview with Mike Lookinland; That old guy wrote the point, a conversation with screenwriter Norm Lenzer; Everybody's got a point, Kiefo Nilsson and Bobby Halvorson on adapting The point; Nilsson on screen, biographer Alyn Shipton and friends on Harry Nilsson's film projects & appearances; The making of The point, four part featurette; original claymation animation sequence created by Dean Torrence that inspired the film.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ringo Starr, Paul Frees, Lennie Weinrib, Bill Martin, Buddy Foster, Joan Gerber, Mike Lookinland.
Summary, etc.:
Years ago, there was a place called the Land of the Point, because everything in the Land of the Point had one: the barns, the houses, the cars, everything, even the people. Everyone, that is, except Oblio, who was born round-headed. Since he had no point, Oblio, along with his trusty dog, Arrow, was banished to the Pointless Forest. Join them to see what wonders await these two intrepid travelers as they make their way on their amazing, song-filled journey of discovery!
System Details Note:
Blu-ray, regions A, B & C; full screen (1.37:1); 5.1 Dolby digital surround and 2.0 stereo; requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note:
English audio; English subtitles.
Subject: Individuality > Juvenile drama.
Social perception > Juvenile drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Animated films.

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