Who framed Roger Rabbit?
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 8 copies|
A dazzling combination of cartoons and live action, this movie creates a 1940s Hollywood with repressed toons working in showbiz. A private detective is hired to prove the unfaithfulness of Roger's wife, but uncovers a conspiracy as well.
In a world in which animated cartoon characters actually live among humans, the rabbit of the title is framed for a crime he did not commit; he enlists a hard-boiled private eye to help exonerate him. This edition features the following supplements: the Roger Rabbit shorts - "Tummy Trouble," "Rollercoaster Rabbit," "Trail Mix-Up"; "Who Made Roger Rabbit" mini-documentary hosted by Charles Fleischer, the voice of Roger Rabbit; "Trouble in Toontown" set-top DVD game ; Audio commentary with filmmakers Robert Zemeckis, Frank Marshall, Jeffrey Price, Peter Seaman, Steve Starkey and Ken Ralston; "Toontown Confidential" - viewing option with intriguing and hilarious facts and trivia; deleted scene - "The Pig Head Sequence" with filmmaker commentary; "Before and After" - split-screen comparison with and without animation; "Behind the Ears: The True Story of Roger Rabbit" - a new, exclusive in-depth behind-the-scenes documentary; "Toon Stand-Ins" featurette - rehearsing with stand-ins for the Toons; "On Set! Benny the Cab" - the making of a scene from the film; "The Valiant Files" interactive set-top gallery.
|Series||Vista series (Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm))|
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [United States] : [Burbank, CA] :Touchstone Pictures ;2003
[Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment],
|Edition||Full screen version and widescreen version.|
|Other Titles|| Who censored Roger Rabbit?
Watts, Robert, 1938-
Seaman, Peter S.
Zemeckis, Robert, 1952-
Lloyd, Christopher, 1938-
Cassidy, Joanna, 1945-
Irving, Amy, 1953-
Wolf, Gary K. Who censored Roger Rabbit?
Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
Silver Screen Partners.
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Charles Fleischer (voice), Stubby Kaye, Amy Irving (voice).
Cinematography, Dean Cundey ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri.
MPAA rating: PG.
English, French or Spanish language tracks.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Based on the novel Who censored Roger Rabbit by Gary K. Wolf.
Special features: Disc 1: fullscreen version (1.33:1), Roger Rabbit shorts "Tummy trouble", "Rollercoaster rabbit" and "Trail mix-up", "Who made Roger Rabbit" featurette, set-top DVD game; Disc 2: widescreen version (1.85:1), DTS 5.1 digital surround sound, audio commentary with the filmmakers, deleted scene, making-of documentary.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound.
Academy Award, 1989: Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing; Best Effects, Visual Effects; Best Film Editing; Special Acievement Award.
2 videodiscs (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.