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Fantastic Planet

1973 Rated NR 1hr 11m

A band of humans -- known as Oms -- are kept as domesticated pets by an alien race of blue humanoid giants called Traags in director Rene La Loux's animated sci-fi classic, said to be based on the Soviet occupation of the Czech Republic. The story centers on an Om named Terr, who escapes his subjugation with a Traag learning device and eventually uses it to educate other Oms and incite them to revolt. The film nabbed the Grand Prix at Cannes.

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Movie Details

Director
Rene La Loux
Language
French
This movie is
Imaginative
Format
DVD and Blu-ray
Ratings
NR
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
13
Common Sense rating OK for kids 13+

DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.66:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

French: Dolby Digital Mono, English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; photo gallery; trailer; "Fantastic Laloux", the new 26 minute documentary on director Rene Laloux; short animated film Les Escargots (The Snails), an animated segment of Sean Lennon's music video for "Would I Be The One", inspired by Fantastic Planet.

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

French: Dolby Digital 2.1, English: Dolby Digital 2.1

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access. The Criterion Collection Blu-ray.