Widescreen version (2.35:1).
2 videodiscs (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 folded inserts (color illustrations ; 19 cm).
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: commentary by director Wes Anderson; theatrical trailer; new widescreen digital transfer, supervised by director Wes Anderson; "With the filmmaker: portraits by Albert Maysles", featuring Wes Anderson; exclusive video interviews and behind-the-scenes footage of Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Ben Stiller, Gwyneth Paltrow, Luke Wilson, Owen Wilson, Bill Murray, and Danny Glover; outtakes; The Peter Bradley Show, featuring interviews with additional cast members; "The art of the movie: Young Richie's murals and paintings"; still photographs by set photographer James Hamilton; book and magazine covers; Studio 360 radio segment on painter Miguel Calderoń; storyboards; collectible insert including Eric Anderson's drawings.
Includes 2 inserts: one that has Eric Anderson's illustrations and the other that has credits, cast names, etc...
Director of photography, Robert Yeoman ; editor, Dylan Tichenor ; music, Mark Mothersbaugh ; costume designer, Karen Patch ; production designer, David Wasco.
Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Ben Stiller, Gwyneth Paltrow, Owen Wilson, Bill Murray, Danny Glover, Luke Wilson ; narrator: Alec Baldwin.
Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family.
MPAA rating: R.
Additional Physical Form
Also issued on VHS.
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital and DTS 5.1 surround sound, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.