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Title Curious George. Zoo night and other animal stories! [videorecording] / [executive producers, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, David Kirschner and Jon Shapiro ; developed for television by Joe Fallon ; producer, Patty Jausoro ; animation production by Toon City Animation, Inc. ; Imagine Entertainment ; WGBH ; Universal Animation Studios].

Imprint Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2007].


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 GDL Chevy Chase Library DVD    CUR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 52 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from menu screen.
Based on the books by Margret & H.A. Rey.
Contains 8 episodes from the series broadcast on PBS Kids televion in 2006.
Special features: Daily donuts game; Magic numbers game; DVD-ROM features, Printable coloring pages.
Contents Zoo night / written by Craig Miller ; directed by Frank Marino ; storyboard by Robert Sledge -- Curious George's bunny hunt / written by Joe Fallon ; directed by Scott Heming ; storyboard by Linda Miller, Broni Likomanov -- Bee is for Bear / written by Bruce Akiyama ; directed by Dean Criswell ; storyboard by Broni Likomanov, Max Martinez -- Curious George's home for pigeons / written by Joe Fallon ; directed by Scott Heming, Steve Socki ; storyboard by Sharon Forward -- From scratch / written by Sandra Willard ; directed by Scott Heming ; storyboard by Kirk Hanson -- Curious George, dog counter / written by Joe Fallon ; directed by Frank Marino ; storyboard by Phil Weinstein -- Squirrel for a day / written by Sandra Willard ; directed by Scott Heming ; storyboard by Skip Jones -- Curious George discovers the 'Poles / written by Bruce Akiyama ; directed by Frank Marino, Steve Socki ; storyboard by Rossen Varbanov.
Credits Executive in charge of production, Tom Ruzicka ; supervising director, Jeff McGrath ; story editor, Joe Fallon ; voice direction and casting by Susan Blu ; music, Nick Nolan ; editor, Kirk Demorest.
Performer Narrator, William H. Macy ; Frank Welker (Curious George), Jeff Bennett (Man with the yellow hat), Jim Cummings (Jumpy Squirrel).
Summary First, George accidentally frees some of the animals at the zoo. Then, he discovers that different animals make different tracks. Next, he learns that all living things behave in different ways. He designs and builds the perfect pigeon perch. Next, George must gather and analyze evidence to prove that Gnocchi has been wrongfully accused. In the next episode, George realizes that dogs come in all different shapes and sizes. Next, he learns a lesson about growth and how squirrels store their food in the ground. Lastly, George discovers the meaning of "life cycle" when he babysits his friend's pet tadpoles.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject Curious George (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile drama.
Monkeys -- Juvenile drama.
Curiosity -- Juvenile drama.
Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile drama.
Friendship -- Juvenile drama.
Zoo animals -- Juvenile drama.
Animal tracks -- Juvenile drama.
Curious George (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Monkeys -- Drama.
Zoo animals -- Drama.
Animal tracks -- Drama.
Genre/Form Children's television programs
Animated television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Howard, Ron, 1954-
Grazer, Brian, 1953-
Kirschner, David, 1955-
Shapiro, Jon.
Fallon, Joe.
Jausoro, Patty.
Macy, William H., 1950-
Welker, Frank.
Bennett, Jeff, 1962-
Cummings, Jim, 1952-
Rey, Margret.
Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.
Toon City (Firm)
Imagine Entertainment (Firm)
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Universal Animation Studios.
PBS for Kids.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Zoo night and other animal stories
Curious George (Television program)
Standard No. 025192030826
Music No. 63020308 Universal Studios Home Entertainment
00852C Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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