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The Resource Flushed away, DreamWorks Animation ; Aardman Animations ; DreakWorks SKG ; produced by Cecil Kramer, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; story by Sam Fell and Peter Lord and Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Chris Lloyd & Joe Keenen and Will Davies ; directed by David Bowers, Sam Fell, (videorecording)

Flushed away, DreamWorks Animation ; Aardman Animations ; DreakWorks SKG ; produced by Cecil Kramer, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; story by Sam Fell and Peter Lord and Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Chris Lloyd & Joe Keenen and Will Davies ; directed by David Bowers, Sam Fell, (videorecording)

Label
Flushed away
Title
Flushed away
Statement of responsibility
DreamWorks Animation ; Aardman Animations ; DreakWorks SKG ; produced by Cecil Kramer, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; story by Sam Fell and Peter Lord and Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Chris Lloyd & Joe Keenen and Will Davies ; directed by David Bowers, Sam Fell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Roddy is a decidedly upper-crust "society mouse" who lives the life of a pampered pet in a posh Kensington flat. When a sewer rat named Sid comes out of the sink, he desides he had hit the jackpot. Roddy schemes to rid himself of Sid by luring him into the "whirlpool." Sid may be an ignorant slob, but he's no fool, but it is Roddy who winds up being flushed away into the bustling sewer world of Ratropolis. There Roddy meets Rita, an enterprising scavenger who works the sewers in th Jammy Dodger, her faithful boat. Roddy immediately wants out, or rather, up. Trouble comes in the form of the villainous Toad - who royally despises all rodents. The Toad dispatches his two hapless hench-rats, Spike and Whitey, to get the job done. When they fail, the Toad has no choice but to send to France for his cousin, Le Frog, the dreaded mercenary
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Brad Blackbourn, Frank Passingham ; editors, Eric Dapkewicz, John Venzon ; original music, Harry Gregson-Williams ; costume designer, Jane Poole ; production designer, David James ; visual effects supervisor, Wendy Rogers ; animators, Manuel Almela, Chris Capel, Greg Whittaker
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; crude humor, some language
Language note
Can be viewed subtitled in English, French or Spanish, or dubbed in French or Spanish
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
F587443 2007
PerformerNote
Hugh Jackman, Kate Winslet, Ian McKellen, Jean Reno, Bill Nighy, Andy Serkis, Shane Richie
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1958-
  • 1948-
  • 1949-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kramer, Cecil
  • Lord, Peter
  • Sproxton, David
  • Fell, Sam
  • Clement, Dick
  • La Frenais, Ian
  • Lloyd, Chris
  • Keenan, Joe
  • Davies, William
  • Bowers, David
  • Jackman, Hugh
  • Winslet, Kate
  • McKellen, Ian
  • Reno, Jean
  • Nighy, Bill
  • Serkis, Andy
  • Richie, Shane
  • Gregson-Williams, Harry
  • DreamWorks Animation
  • Aardman Animations (Firm)
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mice as pets
  • Rattus norvegicus
  • Sewerage
  • Ragpickers
  • Cousins
  • Mice as pets
  • Rattus norvegicus
  • Sewerage
  • Ragpickers
  • Cousins
  • Alcantarillado
  • Kensington (London, England)
  • Kensington (London, England)
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
Flushed away, DreamWorks Animation ; Aardman Animations ; DreakWorks SKG ; produced by Cecil Kramer, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; story by Sam Fell and Peter Lord and Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Chris Lloyd & Joe Keenen and Will Davies ; directed by David Bowers, Sam Fell, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Filmmaker commentary; new animated slug songs; from clay to CG: a technical journey; Jammy Dodger fly-thru; "Meet the cast" featurette; animator's gallery; behind-the-scenes interactive tour; DWA jukebox; trailers; learn to draw Roddy; music of 'Flushed away'; DVD-ROM: "Flushed away underground adventure" game; "A maze of pipes" game; build-a-slug
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361176840
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
117684
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • OCM77122201
  • (OCoLC)77122201
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Flushed away, DreamWorks Animation ; Aardman Animations ; DreakWorks SKG ; produced by Cecil Kramer, Peter Lord, David Sproxton ; story by Sam Fell and Peter Lord and Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais ; screenplay by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Chris Lloyd & Joe Keenen and Will Davies ; directed by David Bowers, Sam Fell, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Filmmaker commentary; new animated slug songs; from clay to CG: a technical journey; Jammy Dodger fly-thru; "Meet the cast" featurette; animator's gallery; behind-the-scenes interactive tour; DWA jukebox; trailers; learn to draw Roddy; music of 'Flushed away'; DVD-ROM: "Flushed away underground adventure" game; "A maze of pipes" game; build-a-slug
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361176840
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
117684
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • OCM77122201
  • (OCoLC)77122201
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., surround
Video recording format
DVD

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