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Casper [videorecording] / Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment Production in association with the Harvey Entertainment Company ; written by Sherri Stoner, Deanna Oliver ; producer, Colin Wilson ; director, Brad Silberling.

Wilson, Colin, (film producer.). Stoner, Sherri, (screenwriter.). Oliver, Deanna, (screenwriter.). Silberling, Bradley, (film director.). Ricci, Christina, (actor.). Pullman, Bill, (actor.). Moriarty, Cathy, (actor.). Idle, Eric, (actor.). Pearson, Malachi, 1981- (voice actor.). Nipote, Joe, (voice actor.). Alaskey, Joe, (voice actor.). Garrett, Brad, 1960- (voice actor.). Cundey, Dean, 1945- (cinematographer.). Kahn, Michael, 1935- (editor of moving image work.). Horner, James, (composer (expression)). Norton, Rosanna, (costume designer.). Dilley, Leslie, (production designer.). Oriolo, Joe, (creator.). Universal Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Amblin Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Harvey Entertainment Company. (Added Author). Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 24 of 26 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Harnett County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 26 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dunn Public Library J DVD F Cas 137E (Text) 33436001280855 Juvenile Video Available -
Dunn Public Library J DVD F Cas 251 D (Text) 33436001583829 Juvenile Video Available -
Harnett County Main Library J DVD F Cas (Text) 33630005052670 Juvenile Video Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0783293909
  • ISBN: 9780783293905
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen special edition.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Based on the character created by Joseph Oriolo.
Special features: "Casper's haunted house of Halloween" fun includes spooky games, creepy recipes, costume hints, safety tips and more; interactive never-before-seen footage and behind-the-scenes interviews; "The making of 'Casper'" documentary; director's commentary; talent bios (including the ghosts); bonus episode of the animated series.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Co-producers, Jeffrey Franklin, Steve Waterman ; digital character supervision, Dennis Muren ; music, James Horner ; editor, Michael Kahn ; production designer, Leslie Dilley ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ; executive producers, Steven Spielberg, Gerald R. Molen, Jeffrey A. Montgomery ; costume designer, Rosanna Norton ; special effects supervisor, Michael Lantieri.
Participant or Performer Note:
Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle.
Voices: Malachi Pearson, Joe Nipote, Joe Alaskey, Brad Garrett.
Summary, etc.:
Determined to get her hands on her father's hidden fortune, Carrigan is forced to hire an afterlife therapist to exorcise the ghosts that keep frightening her away. Dr. Harvey and his daughter, Kat, move in and soon Kat meets Casper, the friendliest ghost. But Casper's uncles are still determined to drive all the "fleshies" away.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for mild language and thematic elements.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC Region 1 encoding, Widescreen version (1.85:1), Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Digital DTS 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 1996: Saturn Award - Best Performance by a Younger Actor (Christina Ricci).
Subject: Casper the Friendly Ghost (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Genre: Ghost films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Comedy films.
Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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