Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Animal farm / produced in association with TNT ; produced by Greg Smith ; directed by John Stephenson ; screenplay by Alan Janes and Martyn Burke.

Publication Info. [New York, NY?] : Hallmark Home Entertainment ; Santa Monica, Calif. : Distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Adult Department  DVD ANIMAL    Check Shelf
 Granby, Main Library - Teen  TEEN DVD ANI    Check Shelf
Edition Fullscreen.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer Featuring the voices of Kelsey Grammer, Ian Holm, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Julia Ormond, Pete Postlethwaite, Paul Scofield, Patrick Stewart, Peter Ustinov; with Pete Postlehwaite appearing as Jones.
Credits Creative effects by Jim Henson's Creature Shop ; director of photography, Mike Brewster ; editor, Colin Green ; music composed and conducted by Richard Harvey
Note The title as shown in the film displays the following letters backwards: n, l and r.
Based on the novel by George Orwell.
Special features: cast and crew [profiles], production notes, interviews, trailer, storyboard comparisons, the animal rules, and historical background.
System Details DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; digitally mastered.
Audience Not rated.
Summary This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm.
Contents Fullscreen version -- Interview with Kelsey Grammer -- Interview with Robert Halmi, Sr. -- Storyboard comparisons -- Trailer -- The animal rules -- Historical background -- Cast & crew information --Production notes -- Scene access -- Interactive menus -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby digital -- Subtitles: English.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Orwell, George, 1903-1950 -- Film adaptations.
Political satire -- Drama.
Domestic animals -- Drama.
Animals in motion pictures.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fantasy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Smith, Greg, 1939-2009. Producer.
Janes, Alan. Screenwriter.
Burke, Martyn, 1952- Screenwriter.
Stephenson, John, 1923-2015. Director.
Grammer, Kelsey, 1955- Performer.
Holm, Ian, 1931-2020. Performer.
Ormond, Julia. Performer.
Louis-Dreyfus, Julia. Performer.
Postlethwaite, Pete. Actor.
Scofield, Paul, 1922-2008. Performer.
Stewart, Paul, 1908-1986. Performer.
Ustinov, Peter. Performer.
Harvey, Richard, 1953- Composer.
Orwell, George, 1903-1950. Animal farm.
Hallmark Home Entertainment (Firm)
Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Turner Network Television.
ISBN 1574927868
Standard No. 707729100904
Music No. 10090 Hallmark Home Entertainment
Add a Review