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Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Albert R. Broccoli presents ; screenplay by Roald Dahl & Ken Hughes ; producer, Albert R. Broccoli ; directed by Ken Hughes.

Format Video (DVD)
EditionSpecial edition.
Publication Info [United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, [2003]
Description2 videodiscs (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 32 pages collectable storybook.
Other author/creatorBroccoli, Albert R., 1909-1996, film producer.
Other author/creatorDahl, Roald, screenwriter.
Other author/creatorHughes, Ken, 1922-2001, screenwriter, film director.
Other author/creatorVan Dyke, Dick, actor.
Other author/creatorHowes, Sally Ann, actor.
Other author/creatorJeffries, Lionel, actor.
Other author/creatorFröbe, Gert, 1913-1988, actor.
Other author/creatorQuayle, Anna, actor.
Other author/creatorHill, Benny, 1925-1992, actor.
Other author/creatorHelpmann, Robert, Sir, 1909-1986, actor.
Other author/creatorRipley, Heather, 1959- actor.
Other author/creatorHall, Adrian, 1959- actor.
Other author/creatorSherman, Richard M., 1928- composer (expression)
Other author/creatorSherman, Robert B., composer (expression)
Other author/creatorChallis, Christopher, director of photography.
Other author/creatorPottle, Harry.
Other author/creatorShirley, John.
Other author/creatorBridge, Joan, 1912-2009.
Other author/creatorHaffenden, Elizabeth, 1906-1976.
Other author/creatorAdam, Ken, 1921-2016.
Other author/creatorMotion picture adaptation of (work): Fleming, Ian, 1908-1964. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Other author/creatorMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer, presenter, production company.
Other author/creatorMGM Home Entertainment Inc., publisher.
Portion of title Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Physical medium4 3/4 in. stamping
Series MGM family entertainment
MGM family entertainment.
Contents Disc 1. Widescreen version enhanced for widescreen TVs ; Standard version -- Sing-along features (English only) -- Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: The Musical sneak peek -- Language: English 5.1 audio -- Subtitles: English. Disc 2. Special features: "Remembering Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" with Dick Van Dyke documentary -- "A Fantasmagorical Motorcar" featurette -- Read-along storybook feature -- Sherman Brothers song demos -- "The Ditchling Tinkerer" featurette -- Original Dick Van Dyke interview -- The Potts Children's featurette -- Vintage advertising gallery -- 2 interactive games -- DVD-ROM features.
Abstract Crackpot inventor Caractacus Potts lives in the English countryside with his two children and their dotty grandfather. Potts's various inventions, including Toot Sweets, a candy/whistle, backfire, but then Potts restores a junked race car, affectionately named "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". Chitty flies, floats, and generally thwarts efforts by Baron Bomburst to capture her.
General noteOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1968.
General noteBased on the book by Ian Fleming.
General noteSpecial features: Disc 1: feature presentations; sing-along feature; "Chitty the musical" sneak peak -- Disc 2: "Remembering 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' with Dick Van Dyke documentary; "A fantasmagorical motorcar" featurette; read-along feature; Sherman Brother song demos; "The ditchling tinkerer" featurette; original Dick Van Dyke interview; The Pott's children's featurette; vintage advertising gallery; 2 interactive games; DVD-ROM printable coloring pages.
CreditsCinematographer, Christopher Challis ; art director, Harry Pottle ; editor, John Shirley ; music and lyrics, Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman ; costume designers, Joan Bridge, Elizabeth Haffenden ; production designer, Ken Adams.
Cast Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries, Gert Frobe, Anna Quayle, Benny Hill, James Robertson Justice, Robert Helpmann, Heather Ripley, Adrian Hall.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Technical detailsDVD; NTSC, Region 1; Widescreen (2.20:1) and full screen presentations; 5.1 Dolby Digital, high definition transfer.
LanguageIn English, French, Spanish or Portugues with optional Enlgish, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Genre/formComedy films Juvenile.
Genre/formFilms for the hearing impaired Juvenile.
Genre/formComedy films Juvenile.
Genre/formFilms for the hearing impaired Juvenile.
Genre/formFeature films Great Britain.
Genre/formJuvenile works.
Genre/formChildren's films.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formFiction films.
Genre/formFilm adaptations.
Genre/formMusical films.
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formChildren's films.
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
Contains title Container of (work): Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Motion picture)
Contains title Container of (expression): Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Motion picture). French.
Contains title Container of (expression): Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Motion picture). Spanish.
Contains title Container of (expression): Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Motion picture). Portuguese.
UPC 027616898159
UPC 02761670324
Publisher number1005540 MGM Home Entertainment

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