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The Resource The Hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr

The Hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr

Label
The Hobbit
Title
The Hobbit
Statement of responsibility
Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A long time ago, in Middle Earth, humans shared their days with elves, wizards, goblins, dragons, heroes ... and hobbits. Just minding his own business, Bilbo has a guest, Gandolf, drop in on him. Soon, one by one a whole group of dwarves drop in and Bilbo finds himself joining the quest to reclaim their kingdom from an evil dragon
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Animators, Yukiyoshi Hake, Kazuko Itoh, Hidetoshi Kakeko ... [et al.] ; original music, Maury Laws ; lyrics written and adapted by Jules Bass ; adapted for the screen by Romeo Muller ; production designer, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • In English ; subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
PerformerNote
John Huston, Orson Bean, Otto Preminger, Brother Theodore, Paul Frees, Jack DeLeon, Don Messick, John Stephenson, Richard Boone, Hans Conried
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1906-2001
  • 1923-2015
  • 1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bass, Jules
  • Rankin, Arthur
  • Muller, Romeo
  • Huston, John
  • Bean, Orson
  • Preminger, Otto
  • Brother Theodore
  • Frees, Paul
  • DeLeon, Jack
  • Messick, Don
  • Stephenson, John
  • Hake, Yukiyoshi
  • Itoh, Kazuko
  • Kakeko, Hidetoshi
  • Laws, Maury
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Rankin/Bass Productions
  • Warner Bros. Family Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
78
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Dragons
  • Feature films
  • Animated films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired (G-H)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD
  • Not rated
  • Title from disc
  • Originally produced as a television motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Features include: interactive menus ; Tolkien and filmmaker highlights ; scene access
  • Dolby digital
  • "566."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
423398
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Isbn
9780790762593
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569056626
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790762593
  • (Sirsi) ADE-9521
System details
DVD player required
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD
  • Not rated
  • Title from disc
  • Originally produced as a television motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Features include: interactive menus ; Tolkien and filmmaker highlights ; scene access
  • Dolby digital
  • "566."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
423398
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Isbn
9780790762593
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569056626
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790762593
  • (Sirsi) ADE-9521
System details
DVD player required
Video recording format
laserdisc
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