The water horse [videorecording] : legend of the deep / Columbia ; Revolution Studios, Walden Media and Beacon Pictures present an Ecosse Films production ; a film by Jay Russell
DVDs | Sony Pictures Home Entertainment | 2008 | 2-disc special ed.
Not Available at Youth DVD-Feature Film (DUE 09-03-15)
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 
2-disc special ed.
2 videodiscs (ca. 112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital, English 5.1 surround, French Dolby surround.
Includes English and dubbed French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English or French.
Emily Watson, Alex Etel, Ben Chaplin, David Morrissey, Priyanka Xi, Brian Cox.
Producers, Robert Bernstein ... [et al.] ; director, Jay Russell ; screenplay, Robert Nelson Jacobs ; director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; edited by Mark Warner ; music, James Newton Howard.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Based on the book by Dick King-Smith.
MPAA rating: PG; for some action/peril, mild language and brief smoking.
Present day Scotland. A tale is told to a couple of American tourists by a kindly gentleman in a pub. Angus is a lonely boy who pines for his father, serving in the Royal Navy during World War II. Angus, along with his sister and mother, lives on an estate that has been billeted by soldiers in the Scottish Highlands, near Loch Ness. Angus discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Celtic mythology, which he names Crusoe. The creature befriends Angus and the two share extraordinary adventures together until human stupidity threatens Crusoe's existence.
Special features: deleted scenes ; behind-the-scenes featurettes ; creating The water horse ; creating Crusoe.
MW, 4-08; 10-14(rpl)
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