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

Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter, Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures presents 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 presents in association with Legendary Pictures
Title variation
Tales of the Black Freighter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Tales of the Black Freighter 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
  • Under the Hood details the establishment and disbandment of the superheroes known as the Watchmen
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Tales of the Black Freighter: music, Tyler Bates ; head of animation, Bryan Engram
  • Under the hood: cirector of photography, Glenn Taylor ; editor, Michelle Harrison ; music, Paula Gallitano
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • 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)
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W38 2009
PerformerNote
  • Tales of the Black Freighter voices: Gerard Butler, Jared Harris
  • Under the hood cast: Carla Gugino, Matt Frewer, Stephen McHattie, Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Runtime
56
Technique
animation
Label
Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter, Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures presents in association with Legendary Pictures, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Tales of the Black Freighter presented in widescreen format ; Under the hood presented in standard format preserving its original aspect ratio
  • Based on the graphic novel "Watchmen" co-created by Dave Gibbons and published by DC Comics
  • DVD release of the 2009 motion picture
  • Special features: Story within a story: the books of The Watchmen : exploring the comic-within-a-comic of Watchmen ; first look at DC Universe's animated Green Lantern DVD ; chapter 1 of Watchmen motion comic
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Tales of the Black Freighter
  • produced by Brian McNulty, Karen Mayeda-Vranek ; written by Alex Tse & Zack Snyder ; directed by Daniel Delpurgatorio and Mike Smith
  • (26 min.)
  • Under the hood
  • produced by Eric Matthies and Wesley Coller ; written by Hans Rodionoff ; directed by Eric Matthies
  • (38 min.)
Control code
ocn309390066
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781419873706
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929037513
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000042643
  • 2000006976
  • 3000020576
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)309390066
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Watchmen, Tales of the Black Freighter, Warner Premiere and Paramount Pictures presents in association with Legendary Pictures, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Tales of the Black Freighter presented in widescreen format ; Under the hood presented in standard format preserving its original aspect ratio
  • Based on the graphic novel "Watchmen" co-created by Dave Gibbons and published by DC Comics
  • DVD release of the 2009 motion picture
  • Special features: Story within a story: the books of The Watchmen : exploring the comic-within-a-comic of Watchmen ; first look at DC Universe's animated Green Lantern DVD ; chapter 1 of Watchmen motion comic
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Tales of the Black Freighter
  • produced by Brian McNulty, Karen Mayeda-Vranek ; written by Alex Tse & Zack Snyder ; directed by Daniel Delpurgatorio and Mike Smith
  • (26 min.)
  • Under the hood
  • produced by Eric Matthies and Wesley Coller ; written by Hans Rodionoff ; directed by Eric Matthies
  • (38 min.)
Control code
ocn309390066
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781419873706
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929037513
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000042643
  • 2000006976
  • 3000020576
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)309390066
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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