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The Resource Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter, Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures present in association with Legendary Pictures, (videorecording)

Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter, Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures present in association with Legendary Pictures, (videorecording)

Label
Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter
Title
Watchmen
Title part
Tales of the Black Freighter
Statement of responsibility
Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures present in association with Legendary Pictures
Title variation
Tales of the Black Freighter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Chronicles a castaway's increasingly desperate attempts to return home to warn his family of the impending arrival of the Black Freighter, a phantom pirate ship which houses the souls of the damned. Includes Under the Hood, which details the establishment and disbandment of the superheroes known as the Watchmen
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Tales of the Black Freighter: Music, Tyler Bates
  • Under the hood: Director of photography, Glenn Taylor ; editor, Michelle Harrison ; music, Paula Gallitano
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • MPAA rating: R; for violent and grisly images (Tales of the Black Freighter)
  • MPAA rating: PG; mild thematic elements, brief violent and suggestive images, and smoking (Under the hood)
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Language note
  • English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
  • Tales of the Black Freighter voices: Gerard Butler, Jared Harris
  • Under the hood cast: Carla Gugino, Matt Frewer, Stephen McHattie, Jeffrey Dean Morgan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1961-
  • 1971-
  • 1958-
  • 1966-
  • 1966-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Butler, Gerard
  • Harris, Jared
  • Gugino, Carla
  • Frewer, Matt
  • McHattie, Stephen
  • Morgan, Jeffrey Dean
  • Gibbons, Dave
  • McNulty, Brian
  • Mayeda-Vranek, Karen
  • Tse, Alex
  • Snyder, Zack
  • Delpurgatorio, Daniel
  • Smith, Mike
  • Matthies, Eric
  • Coller, Wesley
  • Rodionoff, Hans
  • Moore, Alan
  • Warner Premiere (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Legendary Pictures
  • DC Comics, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Soul
  • Superheroes
Technique
animation
Label
Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter, Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures present in association with Legendary Pictures, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the graphic novel "Watchmen" co-created by Dave Gibbons and published by DC Comics
  • "Tales of the Black Freighter is presented in a 'letterbox' widescreen format preserving a 'scope' theatrical exhibition aspect ratio. Enhanced for widescreen TVs. ... Under the hood is presented in a [standard] format preserving its original aspect ratio."
  • Special features: Story within a story: the books of Watchmen; Watchmen motion comic episode 1; first look at DC Universe's animated Green Lantern DVD
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Tales of the Black Freighter
  • (26 min.)
  • produced by Brian McNulty, Karen Mayeda-Vranek ; written by Alex Tse & Zack Snyder ; directed by Daniel Delpurgatorio and Mike Smith
  • Under the hood
  • (38 min.)
  • produced by Eric Matthies and Wesley Coller ; written by Hans Rodionoff ; directed by Eric Matthies
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (64 min.)
Isbn
9781419873706
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929037513
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000042643
  • 3000020576
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) bwi12463580
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter, Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures present in association with Legendary Pictures, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the graphic novel "Watchmen" co-created by Dave Gibbons and published by DC Comics
  • "Tales of the Black Freighter is presented in a 'letterbox' widescreen format preserving a 'scope' theatrical exhibition aspect ratio. Enhanced for widescreen TVs. ... Under the hood is presented in a [standard] format preserving its original aspect ratio."
  • Special features: Story within a story: the books of Watchmen; Watchmen motion comic episode 1; first look at DC Universe's animated Green Lantern DVD
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Tales of the Black Freighter
  • (26 min.)
  • produced by Brian McNulty, Karen Mayeda-Vranek ; written by Alex Tse & Zack Snyder ; directed by Daniel Delpurgatorio and Mike Smith
  • Under the hood
  • (38 min.)
  • produced by Eric Matthies and Wesley Coller ; written by Hans Rodionoff ; directed by Eric Matthies
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (64 min.)
Isbn
9781419873706
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929037513
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000042643
  • 3000020576
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) bwi12463580
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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