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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas / Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present a Brian Grazer production ; produced by Brain Grazer ; screenplay by Jeffrey Price & Peter S. Seaman ; directed by Ron Howard

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Material Type
DVD
Publication Info.
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2009.

Details

Description
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1, widescreen (1.85:1), 480i/p standard definition.
Cast
Jim Carrey, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Baranski, Molly Shannon.
Performer
Narrator, Anthony Hopkins.
Credits
Director of photography, Don Peterman ; editors, Dan Hanley, Mike Hill ; music composer, James Horner.
Note
Based on the book by Dr. Seuss.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
Audience
MPAA rating: PG; for some crude humor.
Summary
The Grinch was rejected by the Who's as a child and has been living in spiteful seculsion for most of his life. He has always hated the citizens of Whoville. That especially goes for Christmas with the Who's noise, phony sentiment and wasteful materialism. When little Cindy Lou Who attempts to transcend the festivities' empty commercialism by inviting the Grinch ends with his public humiliation, the Grinch hatches upon on his supreme scheme to ruin the holidays.
Note
Bonus material: Enhanced commentary with director Ron Howard ; Whobilation 1000 games ; More Wholiday recipes ; Wendy's PSA.
Originally issued as part of Blu-ray combo pack.
Language
DVD: English (DTS-HD 5.1, DTS 5.1, DVS 2.0), dubbed French (DTS 5.1) dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note
GMD: videorecording.
Subject
Grinch (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Rejection (Psychology) -- Drama.
Christmas plays.
Christmas decorations -- Drama.
Humiliation -- Drama.
Grinch (Personaje literario) -- Teatro.
Navidad -- Teatro.
Genre/Form
Fantasy films.
Christmas films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author
Grazer, Brian, 1953-
Price, Jeffrey.
Seaman, Peter S.
Howard, Ron, 1954-
Carrey, Jim, 1962-
Tambor, Jeffrey, 1944-
Baranski, Christine.
Shannon, Molly, 1964-
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937-
Horner, James.
Seuss, Dr. How the Grinch stole Christmas.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Imagine Entertainment (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title
How the Grinch stole Christmas
Standard No.
025192048852