The Resource Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)

Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)

Label
Children of men
Title
Children of men
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The world's youngest citizen has just died at 18, and humankind is facing the likelihood of its own extinction. Set in and around a dystopian London fractious with violence and warring nationalistic sects, Children of Men follows the unexpected discovery of a lone pregnant woman and the desperate journey to deliver her to safety and restore faith for a future beyond those presently on Earth
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Awards note
Venice Film Festival, 2006: Golden Osella - Outstanding Technical Contribution (Emmanuel Lubezki) ; Laterna Magica Prize (Alfonso Cuarón)
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; editors, Alfonso Cuarón, Alex Rodríguez ; music, John Tavener ; costume designer, Jany Temime ; production designers, Jim Clay, Geoffrey Kirkland ; special effects supervisor, Paul Corbould ; visual effects supervisors, Frazer Churchill, Timothy Webber
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, language, some drug use and brief nudity
Language note
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); dialogue in English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1) or Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Charlie Hunnam, Claire-Hope Ashitey, Pam Ferris, Danny Huston, Peter Mullan, Jacek Koman, Oana Pellea, Paul Sharma, Michael Klesic
Runtime
110
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)
Label
Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by P.D. James
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Deleted scenes; featurettes
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm81305102
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1hr., 50 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025193251428
  • 025193251329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61032513
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen (16:9) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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