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Beetlejuice [videorecording] / The Geffen Company presents a Tim Burton film ; produced by Michael Bender, Larry Wilson and Richard Hashimoto ; story by Michael McDowell & Larry Wilson ; screenplay by Michael McDowell and Warren Skaaren ; directed by Tim Burton.


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    2 current holds with 1 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD Beetlejuice (Text) 31307020067734 Movies Checked out 10/23/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419868381
  • ISBN: 9781419868382
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 20th anniversary deluxe ed. ; widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2008], 1988.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Special features: 3 episodes from the animated Beetlejuice TV series: "A-ha!," "Skeletons in the closet" and "Spooky boo-tique;" music-only audio; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Thomas Ackerman ; production desginer, Bo Welch ; editor, Jane Kurson ; music, Danny Elfman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Jeffrey Jones, Catherine O'Hara, Winona Ryder, Michael Keaton.
Summary, etc.:
After Barbara and Adam Maitland are killed in a car crash, they find themselves trapped as ghosts in their beautiful New England farmhouse. Their peaceful 'existence' is disrupted when a yuppie family, the Deetz's, buy their house. The Maitlands are too nice and harmless as ghosts and all their efforts to scare the Deetz away are unsuccessful. They decide to call to Beetlejuice, a people-exorcizing ghost, for help.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround, Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing. English (Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby mono.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby surround) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Ghosts > New England > Drama.
Haunted houses > New England > Drama.
Goth culture (Subculture) > New England > Drama.
New England > Drama.
Comedy films.
Genre: Fantasy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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