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Rango / Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies present a Blind Wink production ; a GK Films production ; directed by Gore Verbinski ; written by John Logan ; story by John Logan, Gore Verbinski, James Ward Byrkit ; produced by Gore Verbinski, Graham King, John B. Carls ; a Gore Verbinski film.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoHollywood, CA : Paramount Pictures : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, ©2011.
Description1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorVerbinski, Gore, author, director, producer.
Other author/creatorLogan, John, 1961- screenwriter, author.
Other author/creatorByrkit, James Ward, author.
Other author/creatorKing, Graham, 1961- producer.
Other author/creatorCarls, John, producer.
Other author/creatorDepp, Johnny actor.
Other author/creatorFisher, Isla, 1976- actor.
Other author/creatorBreslin, Abigail, 1996- actor.
Other author/creatorBeatty, Ned actor.
Other author/creatorMolina, Alfred, 1953- actor.
Other author/creatorNighy, Bill, 1949- actor.
Other author/creatorRoot, Stephen, actor.
Other author/creatorStanton, Harry Dean, 1926-2017 actor.
Other author/creatorWinstone, Ray, 1957- actor.
Other author/creatorOlyphant, Timothy, actor.
Other author/creatorParamount Pictures Corporation.
Other author/creatorNickelodeon Movies.
Other author/creatorBlind Wink (Firm)
Other author/creatorGK Films (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Other author/creatorParamount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Uniform titleRango (Motion picture)
Contents Theatrical version (107 min.); Deleted scenes (9 min.); Real creatures of Dirt [featurette] ( 22 min.); Previews (5 min.).
Contents Extended version (111 min.); Commentary by Gore Verbinski, James Ward Byrkit, Mark "Crash" McCreery, Hal Hickel, and Tim Alexander [audio feature].
Abstract Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake.
General noteOriginally produced as an American motion picture in 2011.
CreditsProduction designer, Mark "Crash" McCreery ; editor, Craig Wood ; head of story, James Ward Byrkit ; music, Hans Zimmer ; feature animation, Industrial Light & Magic ; animation director, Hal Hickel ; visual effects supervisor, Tim Alexander ; visual effects supervisor, John Knoll.
Cast Johnny Depp (Rango), Isla Fisher (Beans), Abigail Breslin (Priscilla), Ned Beatty (Mayor), Alfred Molina (Roadkill), Bill Nighy (Rattlesnake Jake), Stephen Root (Doc/Merrimack), Harry Dean Stanton (Balthazar), Ray Winstone (Bad Bill), Timothy Olyphant (Spirit of the West).
Audience MPAA rating: Rated PG for rude humor, language, action, and smoking; Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageIn English, dubbed French, or Spanish, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned; English audio description.
Genre/formComedy films.
Genre/formFantasy films.
Genre/formWestern films.
Genre/formAction and adventure films.
Genre/formAnimated films.
Genre/formChildren's films.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formFiction films.
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre/formVideo recordings for people with visual disabilities.
ISBN1415758948
ISBN9781415758946
UPC 097363548348
UPC 097361439044
Publisher number35483 Paramount Home Entertainment

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