Cover image for Fantastic Mr. Fox [videorecording (DVD)]
Title:
Fantastic Mr. Fox [videorecording (DVD)]
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents:
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. The supplements.
Abstract:
The story of a clever, quick, nimble, and exceptionally well-dressed wild animal. A compulsive chicken thief turned newspaper reporter, Mr. Fox settles down with his family at a new foxhole in a beautiful tree directly adjacent to three enormous poultry farms owned by three ferociously vicious farmers: Boggis, Bunce, and Bean. Mr. Fox simply cannot resist. Based on the beloved, best selling book by Roald Dahl.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG; for action, smoking and slang humor.
Format:
Video disc
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2014]
General Note:
Based on the book by Roald Dahl.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.

Originally issued as part of a dual-format edition [i.e., Blu-ray + DVD combo pack].

Special features: Audio commentaries with Wes Anderson; storyboard animatic for the entire film; footage of the actors voicing their characters, puppet construction, stop-motion setups, and the recording of the score; interviews with cast and crew; puppet animation tests; photo gallery of puppets, props, and sets; animated awards acceptance speeches; audio recording of author Roald Dahl reading the book; "Fantastic Mr. Dahl" an hour-long 2005 documentary about the author; gallery of Dahl's original manuscripts; discussion and analysis of the film; stop-motion Sony robot commercial by Anderson; booklet.