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The witches / directed by Robert Zemeckis ; screenplay by Robert Zemeckis & Kenya Barris and Guillermo del Toro ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Jack Rapke ; produced by Guillermo del Toro, Alfonso Cuarón, Luke Kelly ; a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; an ImageMovers/Necropia/Esperanto Filmoj production.

Zemeckis, Robert, 1952- (screenwriter,, film producer,, film director.). Barris, Kenya, 1974- (screenwriter.). Toro, Guillermo del, 1964- (film producer,, screenwriter.). Rapke, Jack, (film producer.). Cuarón, Alfonso, (film producer.). Kelly, Luke (Producer), (film producer.). Hathaway, Anne, 1982- (actor.). Spencer, Octavia, (actor.). Tucci, Stanley, (actor.). Bruno, Jahzir, (actor.). Eastick, Codie-Lei, (actor.). Chenoweth, Kristin, (actor.). Rock, Chris, (voice actor.). Burgess, Don, 1956- (director of photography.). Freeman, Gary (Production designer), (production designer.). O'Driscoll, Jeremiah, (editor of moving image work.). Chan, Ryan, 1995- (editor of moving image work.). Silvestri, Alan, (composer (expression)). Johnston, Joanna (Costume designer), (costume designer.). Dahl, Roald. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Witches. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), (presenter.). ImageMovers (Firm), (production company.). Necropia (Firm), (production company.). Esperanto Filmoj, (production company.). Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Studio Distribution Services (Firm), (distributor.). Anne Hathaway, Octavia Spencer, Stanley Tucci, Jahzir Bruno, Codie-Lei Eastick, Kristin Chenoweth, Chris Rock. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Burbank, California] : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2022]
  • Distributor: [Universal City, California] : Studio Distribution Services, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Some dialogue and subtitle options may not be listed on container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.
Based on the book by Roald Dahl.
Special feature: deleted scenes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Don Burgess ; production designer, Gary Freeman ; edited by Jeremiah O'Driscoll, Ryan Chan ; music composed and conducted by Alan Silvestri ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston.
Participant or Performer Note:
Anne Hathaway, Octavia Spencer, Stanley Tucci, Jahzir Bruno, Codie-Lei Eastick, Kristin Chenoweth, Chris Rock.
Summary, etc.:
The tale of a young orphaned boy who, in late 1967, goes to live with his loving Grandma in the rural Alabama town of Demopolis. As the boy and his grandmother encounter some deceptively glamorous but thoroughly diabolical witches, she wisely whisks him away to a seaside resort. Regrettably, they arrive at precisely the same time that the world's Grand High Witch has gathered her fellow cronies from around the globe, undercover, to carry out her nefarious plans.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for scary images/moments, language and thematic elements.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1
Language Note:
In English with optional dubbed French, Spanish, Portuguese and Thai language tracks; optional French, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese and Thai subtitles; English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Witches > Drama.
Orphans > Drama.
Grandmothers > Drama.
Nineteen sixties > Drama.
Genre: Fantasy films.
Witch films.
Action and adventure films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Children's films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 7 of 24 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 3 copies available at Jefferson County.


  • 5 current holds with 24 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Library-Arnold JDVD WITCHES (Text) 30200123071854 Juvenile Videos In transit -
Jefferson County Library-Northwest JDVD WITCHES (Text) 30200123071862 Juvenile Videos In transit -
Jefferson County Library-Windsor JDVD WITCHES (Text) 30200123071870 Juvenile Videos Checked out 10/19/2022

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