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The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec [DVD]

Adele, a redheaded, wisecracking, hard-living adventurer-cum-novelist living in pre-WWI France is on a mission in Egypt. She is attempting to retrieve a sarcophagus and tote it back to Western Europe. She succeeds on both fronts, but runs headfirst into another issue: a Parisian scientist with the power to heal Adele's comatose sister has accidentally let loose an ancient Pterodactyl above the Parisian skies. While a zany detective and a hunter attempt to eliminate the creature.

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2010


Format: DVD
Summary: Adele, a redheaded, wisecracking, hard-living adventurer-cum-novelist living in pre-WWI France is on a mission in Egypt. She is attempting to retrieve a sarcophagus and tote it back to Western Europe. She succeeds on both fronts, but runs headfirst into another issue: a Parisian scientist with the power to heal Adele's comatose sister has accidentally let loose an ancient Pterodactyl above the Parisian skies. While a zany detective and a hunter attempt to eliminate the creature.
Title: The extraordinary adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec [DVD] / an EuropaCorp, Apipoulaï Prod., TF1 Films production ; co-produced with the participation of Canal+, in association with Sofica EuropaCorp and Cofinova 6 ; produced by Virginie Besson-Silla ; written and directed by Luc Besson.
Publisher Date: [United States] : Shout! Factory, 2010.
Subject: Blanc-Sec, Adèle (Fictitious character) -- Drama. Reporters and reporting -- Drama. Mummies -- Drama.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Ext
Oclc: 849671523
Upc: 826663141672
Bib Id: 454327

Format: DVD
Summary: Adele, a redheaded, wisecracking, hard-living adventurer-cum-novelist living in pre-WWI France is on a mission in Egypt. She is attempting to retrieve a sarcophagus and tote it back to Western Europe. She succeeds on both fronts, but runs headfirst into another issue: a Parisian scientist with the power to heal Adele's comatose sister has accidentally let loose an ancient Pterodactyl above the Parisian skies. While a zany detective and a hunter attempt to eliminate the creature.
Title: The extraordinary adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec [DVD] / an EuropaCorp, Apipoulaï Prod., TF1 Films production ; co-produced with the participation of Canal+, in association with Sofica EuropaCorp and Cofinova 6 ; produced by Virginie Besson-Silla ; written and directed by Luc Besson.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : Shout! Factory, 2010.
Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Rated PG, for some violence, language, brief sexuality, and rude humor.
Subjects: Blanc-Sec, Adèle (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Subjects: Reporters and reporting -- Drama.
Subjects: Mummies -- Drama.
Genre: Films for the hearing impaired
Genre: Action and adventure films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Historical films
Genre: French language films
Other Author: Besson, Luc
Other Author: Amalric, Mathieu, 1965-
Other Author: Bourgoin, Louise, 1981-
Other Author: Lellouche, Gilles
Other Author: Rouve, Jean-Paul, 1967-
Other Author: Tardi, Jacques. Aventures extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec.
Other Author: Shout! Factory (Firm)
Notes: Release date: Aug. 13, 2013.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010.
Notes: Based on the graphic novel by Jacques Tardi.
Notes: Special features: making-of featurette, deleted scenes, music featurette.
Notes: Music, Eric Serra ; director of photography, Thierry Arbogast ; editor, Julien Rey.
Notes: Mathieu Amalric, Louise Bourgoin, Gilles Lellouche, Jean-Paul Rouve.
Notes: DVD, widescreen format ; Dolby digital 5.1 ; NTSC 1.
Notes: In French with dubbed English, subtitles in English.
Publisher Number: SF14167
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Ext
Medium: [DVD]