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The Water Man / written by Emma Needell ; directed by David Oyelowo ; executive producer, Oprah Winfrey.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library DVD WATER 39851001613851 DVD Action/Adventure Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2021]
  • Distributor: [Place of distribution not identified] : distributed by RLJ Entertainment, Inc.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Wide screen.
Special features: making-of ; animation behind-the-scenes ; Toronto Intl Film Festival Q&A ; filmmaker commentary.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Oyelowo, Maria Bello, Rosario Dawson, Alfred Molina, Amiah Miller, Ted Rooney, Lonnie Chavis.
Summary, etc.:
Gunner's mother is very ill, but he believes a local legend about "the Water Man" who knows how to live forever, so he and a mysterious girl named Jo set off into the Wild Horse forest in order to hunt down the legend. The deeper the go into the woods, it becomes more strange and more dangerous, but Gunner's father is coming after them and will stop at nothing to rescue his son.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG; for thematic content, scary images, peril and some language.
System Details Note:
DVD, 2.39:1 wide screen. Dolby digital 5.1
Language Note:
English dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Forests and forestry > Juvenile films.
Boys > Juvenile films.
Magic > Juvenile films.
Forests and forestry.
Genre: Children's films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Juvenile works.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fiction films.

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