The Resource The nativity story, New Line Cinema presents a Temple Hill production ; produced by Wyck Godfrey, Marty Bowen ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Catherine Hardwicke, (blu-ray)

The nativity story, New Line Cinema presents a Temple Hill production ; produced by Wyck Godfrey, Marty Bowen ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Catherine Hardwicke, (blu-ray)

Label
The nativity story
Title
The nativity story
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents a Temple Hill production ; produced by Wyck Godfrey, Marty Bowen ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Catherine Hardwicke
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Begins with the slaughter of Bethlehem's innocents under orders from a paranoid King Herod. Go back a year to the prophecy that informs Zechariah that his wife, Elizabeth, will bear a child. Elizabeth's cousin, the adolescent Mary, struggles with her family to make ends meet and is promised to the carpenter Joseph. Mary is told by the angel Gabriel that she will carry, while still a virgin, the long-awaited Messiah who will liberate the Jews from Herod and his Roman benefactors. Joseph and Mary travel to Bethlehem. Three Magi spend months crossing the desert trying to rendezvous at some point below the convergence of three heavenly bodies in the night sky. Friendship and trust emerges between Mary and Joseph after he is told in a dream that she speaks truthfully about her miraculous pregnancy
Awards note
Dove Foundation Film Advisory Board Award winner.
Cataloging source
GPI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Elliot Davis ; editor, Robert K. Lambert ; music, Mychael Danna ; costume designer, Maurizio Millenotti ; production designer, Stefano Maria Ortolani
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for some violent content
Language note
English (DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1) or Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0) dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.N38 2013
PerformerNote
Keisha Castle-Hughes, Oscar Isaac, Hiam Abbass, Shaun Toub, Ciarán Hinds, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Stanley Townsend, Emilia Fortunato, Alexander Siddig
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1990-
  • 1959-
  • 1953-
  • 1952-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Castle-Hughes, Keisha
  • Hardwicke, Catherine
  • Rich, Mike
  • Godfrey, Wyck
  • Bowen, Marty
  • Isaac, Oscar
  • Abbass, Hiam
  • Toub, Shaun
  • Hinds, Ciarán
  • Aghdashloo, Shohreh
  • Townsend, Stanley
  • Siddig, Alexander
  • Danna, Mychael
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • Temple Hill Productions (1982)
  • New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Mary
  • Mary
  • Joseph
  • Jesus Christ
  • Prophecy
  • Magi
  • Bethlehem
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The nativity story, New Line Cinema presents a Temple Hill production ; produced by Wyck Godfrey, Marty Bowen ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Catherine Hardwicke, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features: The nativity story: a director's journey featurette; trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
A vision -- Mary of Nazareth -- King Herod's collection -- The prophecy -- Marriage to Joseph -- A child through the Holy Spirit -- Mary visits Elizabeth -- Birth of John -- The three Wise Men journey -- Mary returns home -- Joseph's dream -- The census -- To Bethlehem -- The perilous journey -- The holy city -- Herod and the Wise Men -- Finding shelter -- The birth of Jesus -- Three gifts -- Escape to Egypt
Control code
ocn840828644
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
RELIGIOUS 791.4368 NATIVITY ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; [B14MB082, #12, 6@19.99, ES/TKG]
Other control number
794043162718
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
3000046342
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)840828644
System details
Blu-ray, 1080p high definition, widescreen (2.4:1); DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0 ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The nativity story, New Line Cinema presents a Temple Hill production ; produced by Wyck Godfrey, Marty Bowen ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Catherine Hardwicke, (blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features: The nativity story: a director's journey featurette; trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
A vision -- Mary of Nazareth -- King Herod's collection -- The prophecy -- Marriage to Joseph -- A child through the Holy Spirit -- Mary visits Elizabeth -- Birth of John -- The three Wise Men journey -- Mary returns home -- Joseph's dream -- The census -- To Bethlehem -- The perilous journey -- The holy city -- Herod and the Wise Men -- Finding shelter -- The birth of Jesus -- Three gifts -- Escape to Egypt
Control code
ocn840828644
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
RELIGIOUS 791.4368 NATIVITY ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; [B14MB082, #12, 6@19.99, ES/TKG]
Other control number
794043162718
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
3000046342
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)840828644
System details
Blu-ray, 1080p high definition, widescreen (2.4:1); DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0 ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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