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Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who! / Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; Twentieth Century Fox Animation presents ; a Blue Sky Studios production ; produced by Bob Gordon, Bruce Anderson ; screenplay by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio ; directed by Jimmy Hayward, Steve Martino.

Gordon, Bob, (film producer.). Anderson, Bruce, (film producer.). Daurio, Ken, (screenwriter.). Paul, Cinco, (screenwriter.). Hayward, Jimmy, (film director.). Martino, Steve, 1959- (film director.). Powell, John, 1963- (composer (expression)). Carrey, Jim, 1962- (voice actor.). Carell, Steve, 1963- (voice actor.). Arnett, Will, (voice actor.). Rogen, Seth, 1982- (voice actor.). Fogler, Dan, (voice actor.). Fisher, Isla, 1976- (voice actor.). Hill, Jonah, 1983- (voice actor.). Pressly, Jaime, 1977- (voice actor.). Poehler, Amy, 1971- (voice actor.). Osgood, Charles, (voice actor.). Burnett, Carol, (voice actor.). Flitter, Josh, (voice actor.). Nash, Niecy, (voice actor.). Seuss, Dr. Horton hears a Who! (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Animation (Firm) (Added Author). Blue Sky Studios. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 43 of 48 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 3 copies available at Harnett County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 48 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dunn Public Library J DVD F Hor 146 T (Text) 33436001585006 Juvenile Video Repair -
Dunn Public Library J DVD F Hor 171 B (Text) 33436001576542 Juvenile Video Available -
Harnett County Main Library J DVD F Hor (Text) 33630005053025 Juvenile Video In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786312358671
  • ISBN: 6312358674
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen and full screen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based upon the book by Dr. Seuss.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Double-sided disc with full screen and widescreen versions.
Special features: Commentary with directors Jimmy Hayward and Steve Martino [optional audio feature]; Trailers (4 min.); Surviving Sid [short feature] (8 min.).
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Art director, Thomas Cardone ; editor, Tim Nordquist ; music by John Powell ; CG supervisor, Robert V. Cavaleri.
Participant or Performer Note:
Voices: Jim Carrey (Horton), Steve Carell (Mayor), Will Arnett (Vlad), Seth Rogen (Morton), Dan Fogler (Yummo Wickersham), Isla Fisher (Dr. Mary Lou Larve), Jonah Hill (Tommy), Jaime Pressly (Mrs. Quilligan), Amy Poehler (Sally O'Malley), Charles Osgood (Narrator), Carol Burnett (Kangaroo), Josh Flitter, Niecy Nash.
Summary, etc.:
One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry for help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. Good thing since as it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Who-ville. Horton agrees to help protect the Whos and their home. Unfortunately for Horton, this gives him nothing but torment from his neighbors. They refuse to believe that anything could survive on the speck. Still, Horton stands by the motto that, "After all, a person is a person, no matter how small."
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital surround, Dolby surround; presentation in widescreen-aspect ratio 1.85:1 or fullscreen-aspect ratio 1.33:1.
Language Note:
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned in English.
Subject: Elephants > Juvenile films.
Friendship > Juvenile films.
Neighbors > Juvenile films.
Helping behavior > Juvenile films.
Genre: Children's films.
Fantasy films.
Comedy films.
Action and adventure films.
Animated films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fiction films.
Feature films.

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