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Elf : Buddy's sing & cheer along edition
Buddy's sing & cheer along ed.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (95 mins.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Special features: sing along with Buddy and friends ; watch Buddy's best lines come to life on-screen ; learn how to make Buddy's favorite sweet treats.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: PG, for some mild rude humor and language.
Personal Subject:
A human baby accidentally ends up at the North Pole and grows up among the elf community. Buddy, as he comes to be known, knows that he's "special". When he's 30, Buddy learns from Santa that he's really a human. He decides to go in search of his father, to find out where he belongs. He walks to Manhattan, and is immediately run over by a cab. His father at first rejects him and Buddy ends up in a department store where other elves are working. But all the while, things are looking bad for Santa Claus. When Santa crashes his sleigh in Central Park, it's Buddy's moment to shine.
System Details:
DVD; region 1, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound (English or Spanish), dual layer, NTSC.
Language Note:
In English and Spanish dialogue; with optional English subtitles (SDH) and closed-captions (CC) available for the deaf and hearing impaired.


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Children's DVD DVD J FICTION ELF 1 1

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For his sophomore stab at directing, actor/writer/director Jon Favreau (Swingers, Made), took on this holiday comedy starring Saturday Night Live-alum Will Ferrell. Ferrell stars as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf by Santa Claus (Edward Asner). When the news is finally broken to Buddy that he's not a real elf, he decides to head back to his place of birth, New York City, in search of his biological family. Elf also stars James Caan, Mary Steenburgen, Zooey Deschanel, and Bob Newhart. ~ Matthew Tobey, Rovi