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Title The orphanage [(Blu-ray) videorecording] = Orfanato / PictureHouse and Guillermo del Toro present a J.A. Bayona film. Rodar y Rodar; Telecinco Cinema ; Asturias ; Wild Bunch ; PictureHouse ; Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Álvaro Augustín, Joaquín Padro, Mar Targarona, Guillermo del Toro ; screenplay by Sergio G. Sánchez ; directed by J.A. Bayona.

Publication Info. [California?] : New Line Home Entertainment, [2008]
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Blu-ray Foreign Films  SPANISH ORP    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details Blu-ray disc; region A ; Widescreen (2.35:1), 1080p high definition ; 7.1 DTS-HD Master audio ; Bonus features: 480i standard definition; 5.1 DTS-HD; DTS stereo.
System requirements: Blu-ray optical disc player and HD TV. This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Language Spanish dialogue (7.1 DTS-HD Master audio); English, English SDH, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned. Special features: English/Spanish (5.1 DTS-HD; DTS stereo.).
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast Belén Rueda, Fernando Cayo, Roger Príncep, Mabel Rivera, Montserrat Carulla, Andrés Gertrúdix, Edgar Vivar.Geraldine Chaplin, Carmen Lopez.
Credits Director of photography, Óscar Faura ; editor, Geli Albaladejo ; music, Fernando Veláquez ; costume designer, Maria Reyes ; production designer, Josep Rosell.
Audience MPAA rating: R ; for some disturbing content. ; Special features not rated.
Summary Laura decides to purchase her beloved childhood orphanage with dreams of restoring and reopening the long abandoned facility as a place for disabled children. The new environment awakens the imagination of Laura's son. His ongoing fantasy games played with an invisible friend quickly turn into something more disturbing. Upon seeing her family increasingly threatened by the strange occurrences in the house, Laura looks to a group of parapsychologists for help in unraveling the mystery that has taken over the place.
Note Special features: When Laura grew up: constructing The orphanage" featurette; "Tomas' secret room" featurette; "Horror in the unknown: makeup effects" featurette; still galleries; marketing campaign."
Awards Goya Awards, 2008: Goya - Best Make-Up and Hairstyles (Lola López, Itziar Arrieta) ; Best New Director (Juan Antonio Bayona) ; Best Production Design (Josep Rosell) ; Best Production Supervision (Sandra Hermida) ; Best Screenplay - Original (Sergio G. Sánchez) ; Best Sound (Xavier Mas, Marc Orts, Oriol Tarragó) ; Best Special Effects (David Martí, Montse Ribé, Pau Costa, Enric Masip, Lluís Castells, Jordi San Augstín)
Barcelona Film Awards, 2007: Barcelona Film Award - Best Actress (Belén Rueda) ; Best Art Direction (Josep Rosell) ; Best Cinematography (Óscar Faura) ; Best Film ; Best Film Editing (Elena Ruiz) ; Best New Director (Juan Antonio Bayona) ; Best Sound (Xavier Mas, Marc Orts, Oriol Tarragó)
Subject Orphanages -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
People with disabilities -- Dwellings -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Mothers and sons -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Parapsychologists -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Spanish language materials.
Genre Foreign films, Spanish.
Feature films Spain.
Spanish language materials.
Added Author Augustín, Álvaro.
Padro, Joaquin.
Targarona, Mar.
Toro, Guillermo del, 1964-
Sánchez, Sergio G.
Bayona, J. A. (Juan Antonio)
Rueda, Belén.
Cayo, Fernando.
Príncep, Roger.
Rivera, Mabel.
Carulla, Montserrat, 1930-
Gertrúdix, Andrés, 1977-
Vivar, Edgar, 1944-
Rodar y Rodar.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Picturehouse (Firm)
Telecinco (Firm)
Wild Bunch (Firm)
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Orfanato
Note At head of container title: Guillermo del Toro presents
ISBN 0780680227
Standard No. 794043120794
Music No. 2000002855 New Line Home Entertainment
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