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The Resource Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, a film by Joel Allen Schroeder ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder

Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, a film by Joel Allen Schroeder ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder

Label
Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes
Title
Dear Mr. Watterson
Title remainder
an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes
Statement of responsibility
a film by Joel Allen Schroeder ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder
Title variation
Dear Mister Watterson
Contributor
Composer
Director
Interviewee
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Calvin & Hobbes took center stage when it appeared in comics in 1985. A decade later, when Bill Watterson retired his strip, millions of readers felt the void. Here is an exploration to discover why his 'simple' comic strip has made such an impact on so many readers
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Andrew Waruszewski ; edited by Joel Allen Schroeder ; music, We Were Pirates
Dewey number
741.56973
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN6728.C34
LC item number
D43 2013
PerformerNote
Featuring Berkeley Breathed, Stephan Pastis, Jenny Robb, Lee Salem, Charles Solomon, Nevin Martell, Dave Kellett, Jef Mallett, Joe Wos, Seth Green, Bill Amend
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schroeder, Joel Allen.
  • Browne, Christopher.
  • Mcusic, Matt.
  • Breathed, Berke.
  • Pastis, Stephan.
  • Robb, Jenny.
  • Salem, Lee.
  • Solomon, Charles.
  • Martell, Nevin.
  • Kellett, Dave.
  • Mallett, Jef.
  • Wos, Joes.
  • Green, Seth
  • Amend, Bill.
  • We Were Pirates (Musical group)
  • Fingerprint Films
  • Gravitas Ventures (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Watterson, Bill
  • Calvin (Fictitious character : Watterson)
  • Hobbes (Fictitious character)
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
Technique
live action
Label
Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, a film by Joel Allen Schroeder ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes bonus footage (104 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the fans -- Intro to Calvin and Hobbes -- Chagrin Falls -- Circle of influence -- Comics as art -- The cheapening of the comics -- Control -- Licensing and merchandise -- The legacy of Bill Watterson -- The end of Calvin and Hobbes
Control code
1604226
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 617529416726
  • 887936878565
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1604226
  • (Sirsi) 1604226
  • (OCoLC)865582222
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.77:1 presentation); 5.1 and stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, a film by Joel Allen Schroeder ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes bonus footage (104 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the fans -- Intro to Calvin and Hobbes -- Chagrin Falls -- Circle of influence -- Comics as art -- The cheapening of the comics -- Control -- Licensing and merchandise -- The legacy of Bill Watterson -- The end of Calvin and Hobbes
Control code
1604226
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 617529416726
  • 887936878565
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1604226
  • (Sirsi) 1604226
  • (OCoLC)865582222
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.77:1 presentation); 5.1 and stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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