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The Resource Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; Touchstone Pictures presents a Burton/Di Novi production ; produced by Tim Burton and Denise Di Novi ; screenplay by Caroline Thompson ; directed by Henry Selick, (DVD)

Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; Touchstone Pictures presents a Burton/Di Novi production ; produced by Tim Burton and Denise Di Novi ; screenplay by Caroline Thompson ; directed by Henry Selick, (DVD)

Label
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas
Title
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; Touchstone Pictures presents a Burton/Di Novi production ; produced by Tim Burton and Denise Di Novi ; screenplay by Caroline Thompson ; directed by Henry Selick
Title variation
Nightmare before Christmas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, lyrics & score, Danny Elfman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for some scary images
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, French and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.C5113
LC item number
T56 2008
PerformerNote
Voices: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey, Glenn Shadix, Paul Reubens, Ken Page, Edward Ivory
Runtime
76
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; Touchstone Pictures presents a Burton/Di Novi production ; produced by Tim Burton and Denise Di Novi ; screenplay by Caroline Thompson ; directed by Henry Selick, (DVD)
Label
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas, [presented by] Walt Disney Pictures ; Touchstone Pictures presents a Burton/Di Novi production ; produced by Tim Burton and Denise Di Novi ; screenplay by Caroline Thompson ; directed by Henry Selick, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Some sets come with bonus Disney digital copy which can be downloaded to a PC or portable device
  • Based on a story and characters by Tim Burton
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn233541236
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Dimensions
other
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Isbn
9780788887741
Medium for sound
videodisc
Publisher number
  • 57043
  • 057043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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