The chronicles of Narnia. The lion, the witch and the wardrobe (2005)
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The chronicles of Narnia. The lion, the witch and the wardrobe
Lion, the witch and the wardrobe
Lucy Pevenise, along with her older brothers Edmund and Peter, and her older sister, Susan, are in London during the initial bombing raids of WW II. Like many families, their parents decide to send them to the country for safer keeping. Peter, the oldest, is told to watch over the children and make sure they stay safe. This simple request will test Peter's ability to protect his siblings, especially after Lucy discovers an amazing secret. The children decide to play hide-and-seek, and during the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe. She tucks herself inside and backs to the rear of the cabinet, there she discovers herself in an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch." Lucy rushes back to tell her brothers and sister, but they don't believe her. That is until they all get into the wardrobe one day and find out she's been telling the truth. Soon a prophecy is revealed. It is said that when Aslan returns, two daughters of Eve and two sons of Adam will come back and reclaim the four thrones of Narnia.
Walt Disney Pictures and Walden Media presents a Mark Johnson production, an Andrew Adamson film ; produced by Mark Johnson, Philip Steuer ; screenplay by Ann Peacock and Andrew Adamson and Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely ; directed by Andrew Adamson.
Special two-disc collector's ed.
Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 
English or dubbed French dialogue, English or French subtitles.
2 DVDs (ca. 132 min.) : sound, color
Walt Disney Pictures
Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes, William Moseley, Anna Popplewell, James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent, Kiran Shah, James Cosmo, Judy McIntosh, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Patrick Kake.
Director of photography, Donald M. McAlpine ; music composer, Harry Gregson-Williams ; editor, Sim Evan-Jones ; costume designer, Isis Mussenden ; production designer, Roger Ford.
Based on the book by C.S. Lewis.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: Disc 1: Bloopers; discover Narnia fun facts; kids & director commentary; filmmakers' commentary ; Disc 2: "Creating Narnia:" an in-depth look at cinematic storytellers, a director's diary and the children's magical journey with insightful reflections and stories; Discover how the costumes, creatures and special effects were created; "Creatures, lands & legends": meet all the strange creatures that fill Narnia - Minotaurs, Unicorns, Centaurs, Fauns and more; Explore the different landscapes of this far-off land with interactive timeline and 3-D map.
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 Film adaptations.
Narnia (Imaginary place) Drama.
Brothers and sisters Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.