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Pacific Northwest Ballet's Nutcracker [videorecording] : the motion picture / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Atlantic Releasing Corporation ; a Hyperion Pictures/Kushner-Locke production ; conceived by Kent Stowell & Maurice Sendak ; from the story by E.T.A. Hoffmann ; music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky ; produced by Willard Carroll [and others] ; directed by Carroll Ballard.

Stowell, Kent. (Added Author). Sendak, Maurice. (Added Author). Carroll, Willard. (Added Author). Ballard, Carroll. (Added Author). Mackerras, Charles, 1925-2010 (Added Author). Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 Nussknacker und Mausek├Ânig. English. (Added Author). Hyperion Pictures. (Added Author). Kushner-Locke Co. (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. (Added Author). Atlantic Releasing Corporation. (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1992- ) (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Pacific Northwest Ballet. (Added Author). London Symphony Orchestra. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

The colorful holiday classic is finally brought to the big screen, designed by famed children's story author and artist Maurice Sendak, and written for the first time to be as close as possible to the original story. A lavish, exciting and heart-warming celebration of dance, of music, and of life. Based on the Pacific Northwest Ballet's original production.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Parkdale Community Library J DVD FIC NUT (Text) 33892100500546 Children's DVDs DVD None 12/21/2017 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios : c2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986.
"This production of "Nutcracker" was first presented on the stage of the Seattle Opera House, Seattle, Washington, on December 13, 1983, by Pacific Northwest Ballet under Kent Stowell & Francia Russell."
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video 'play only' devices, and may not play in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives"--Container.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Stephen H. Burum ; original production choreography, Kent Stowell ; film editors, John Nutt, Michael Silvers ; music, Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Participant or Performer Note:
Hugh Bigney, Vanessa Sharp, Patricia Barker, Wade Walthall, Maia Rosal, Carey Homme, Russell Burnett, Jacob Rice, Pacific Northwest Ballet, London Symphony Orchestra ; conductor, Sir Charles MacKerras.
Summary, etc.:
The colorful holiday classic is finally brought to the big screen, designed by famed children's story author and artist Maurice Sendak, and written for the first time to be as close as possible to the original story. A lavish, exciting and heart-warming celebration of dance, of music, and of life. Based on the Pacific Northwest Ballet's original production.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: G; CHV rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 16x9 widescreen; Dolby digital.
Subject: Ballets.
Ballets.
Genre: Feature films.
Filmed ballets.
Feature films.
Filmed ballets.

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