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Battle for Terra [videorecording]

Roadside Attractions ; Snoot Entertainment and MeniThings Productions present in association with IM Global ; produced by Keith Calder ... [et al.] ; story by Aristomenis Tsirbas ; screenplay by Evan Spiliotopoulos ; directed by Aristomenis Tsirbas
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Mala is a precocious girl living on the beautiful planet Terra, a place where peace and tolerance are celebrated. Unbeknownst to Mala and her fellow Terrians, the last inhabitants of Earth have exhausted the resources of their planet and those of three others. They are now searching for a new home. This Earthforce has discovered that the use of a Terraformer will make Terra habitable for humans. Unfortunately, it will become poisonous for the Terrians. When the Earthlings embark on a hostile invasion of Terra, Mala's father, Roven, is kidnapped. Hoping to save her father, Mala captures and hides Jim, a crashed human pilot. While Mala nurses Jim back to health, the two forge a friendship and a plan that could save both the human race and the planet of Terra. Soon, however, they realize that peace will not be secured unless they can combat both the Terraformer and dark political forces that will stop at nothing in their drive to achieve power for power's sake.
Director
Aristomenis Tsirbas
Performers
Voices: Evan Rachel Wood, Brian Cox, James Garner, Chris Evans, Danny Glover, Amanda Peet, David Cross, Justin Long, Dennis Quaid, Luke Wilson.
Release Date
2009
Run Time
84 min.
Language
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Rating
MPAA rating: PG; for sequences of sci-fi action violence and some thematic elements
Notes
Special features: The making of Battle for Terra ; deleted scenes; from storyboard to final render ; Mala sneaks around ; animatics: Mala's escape ; production design ; Aristomenis Tsirbas: pulling the strings ; audio commentary with director Aristomenis Tsirbas, screenwriter Evan Spiliotopoulas and editor Jim May.
Credits
Music by Abel Korzeniowski ; edited by J. Kathleen Gibson and Jim May.
Published
Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, c2009.
Publisher no.
26091 Lionsgate
Description
1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
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