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Title Ian Fleming's Chitty Chitty Bang Bang [videorecording] / Dramatic Features ; Warfield ; producer, Albert R. Broccoli ; screenplay writers, Roald Dahl, Ken Hughes ; director, Ken Hughes.

Publication Info. [United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, [2003]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-2 12 Request this Volume
Edition Special edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 32 pages collectable storybook.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, Region 1, widescreen (2.20:1) and full screen presentations; 5.1 Dolby Digital, high definition transfer.
Cast Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries, Gert Fröbe, Anna Quale, Benny Hill, James Robertson Justice, Robert Helpmann, Heather Ripley, Adrian Hall.
Credits Cinematographer, Christopher Challis ; art director, Harry Pottle ; editor, John Shirley ; music and lyrics, Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman ; costume designers, Joan Bridge, Elizabeth Haffenden ; production designer, Ken Adams.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1968.
Based on the book by Ian Fleming.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Summary Crackpot inventor Caractacus Potts lives in the English countryside with his two children and their dotty grandfather. Potts's various inventions, including Toot Sweets, a candy/whistle, backfires. But then Potts restores a junked race car, affectionately named "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". Chitty flies, floats, and generally thwarts efforts by Baron Bomburst to capture her.
Note Special features: Disc 1: feature presentations; sing-along feature; "Chitty the musical" sneak peak -- Disc 2: "Remembering 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' with Dick Van Dyke documentary; "A fantasmagorical motorcar" featurette; read-along feature; Sherman Brother song demos; "The ditchling tinkerer" featurette; original Dick Van Dyke interview; The Pott's children's featurette; vintage advertising gallery; 2 interactive games; DVD-ROM printable colloring pages.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Automobiles -- Drama.
Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Broccoli, Albert R., 1909-1996.
Dahl, Roald.
Hughes, Ken, 1922-2001.
Van Dyke, Dick.
Howes, Sally Ann.
Jeffries, Lionel.
Fröbe, Gert, 1913-1988.
Quayle, Anna.
Hill, Benny, 1925-1992.
Helpmann, Robert, Sir, 1909-1986.
Ripley, Heather, 1959-
Hall, Adrian, 1959-
Challis, Christopher.
Pottle, Harry.
Shirley, John.
Sherman, Richard M., 1928-
Sherman, Robert B.
Bridge, Joan, 1912-
Haffenden, Elizabeth, 1906-1976.
Adams, Ken, 1921-
Fleming, Ian, 1908-1964. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Dramatic Features.
Warfield (Firm)
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Added Title Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Motion picture)
ISBN 0792858840
Standard No. 027616898159
Music No. 1005540 MGM Home Entertainment

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