The golden compass
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 29 Libraries 30 of 31 copies|
SummaryIn a wondrous parallel world where witches soar the skies and Ice Bears rule the frozen North, one special girl is destined to hold the fate of the universe in her hands. When Lyra Belacqua becomes the keeper of the Golden Compass, she discovers that her world and all those beyond are threatened by the secret plans of Mrs Coulter. With the help of Lord Asriel and a group of unlikely allies ready to stand at her side, Lyra embarks on an extraordinary quest that celebrates friendship and courage against all odds.
Witches -- Drama.
Alliances -- Drama.
Human experimentation in psychology -- Drama.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, CA :New Line Home Entertainment,2008
|Other Titles|| Northern lights.
Weitz, Paul, 1966-
Carraro, William C.
Weitz, Chris, 1969-
Richards, Dakota Blue.
Kidman, Nicole, 1967-
Elliott, Sam, 1944-
Green, Eva, 1980-
McShane, Ian, 1942-
Highmore, Freddie, 1992-
Bates, Kathy, 1948-
Scott-Thomas, Kristin, 1960-
Craig, Daniel, 1968-
Pullman, Philip, 1946- Northern lights.
New Line Cinema Corporation.
Ingenious Film Partners (Firm)
Depth of Field (Firm)
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Dakota Blue Richards, Nicole Kidman, Sam Elliott, Eva Green, Ian McKellen, Ian McShane, Freddie Highmore, Kathy Bates, Kristin Scott Thomas, Daniel Craig.
Director of photography, Henry Braham; editors, Peter Hones, Anne V. Coates; music, Alexandre Desplat; costume designer, Ruth Myers; production designer, Dennis Gassner.
MPAA rating: PG-13; sequences of fantasy violence.
In English; with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Based on the book "Northern lights" by Philip Pullman.
DVD; region 1; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital surround ex; 6.1 DTS-ES discrete sound, 5.1 Dolby digital surround ex-sound, stereo surround.
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.