The adventurer : the curse of the Midas box /

by Newman, Jonathan [film director.]; Taylor, Christian [screenwriter.]; Huffman, Matthew [screenwriter.]; Bevan, Peter [film producer.]; Richards, Karl [film producer.]; Cormenzana, Ibon [film producer.]; Estapé, Ignasi [film producer.]; Sheen, Michael [actor.]; Headey, Lena [actor.]; Hawes, Keeley [actor.]; Gruffudd, Ioan [actor.]; Neill, Sam [actor.]; Barnard, Aneurin [actor.]; Taylor, G. P; Dreamcatchers (Firm) [presenter.]; E-Motion (Firm) [production company.]; Arcadia Motion Pictures (Firm) [production company.]; RLJ Entertainment [film distributor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialDistributor: [Chatsworth, Calif.] : Distributed by RLJ Entertainment, [2014]Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 98 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: In English; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the dead and hard-of-hearing (SDH).Title notes: $19.99 2/20/2014 (cw)Other title: Curse of the Midas box.Subject(s): Brothers -- Drama | Kidnapping -- Drama | Missing persons -- Drama | Supernatural -- Drama | Magic -- Drama | DVD-Video discs | Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Drama | Feature films | Fiction films | Action and adventure films | Historical films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: Michael Sheen, Lena Headey, Keeley Hawes, Ioan Gruffudd, Sam Neill, Aneurin Barnard.Summary: Seventeen-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing monsters, deadly secrets and a long-lost artifact that grants limitless wealth, but also devastating supernatural power. With the fate of his world, and his family, at stake, Mariah will risk everything to unravel the curse of the Midas Box.
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Seventeen-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing monsters, deadly secrets, and a long-lost artifact that grants limitless wealth but also devastating supernatural power. With the fate of his world, and his family, at stake, Mariah will risk everything to unravel the curse of the Midas Box.

DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.

In English; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the dead and hard-of-hearing (SDH).

Title from disc surface.

Michael Sheen, Lena Headey, Keeley Hawes, Ioan Gruffudd, Sam Neill, Aneurin Barnard.

Cinematographer, Unax Mendía ; editor, David Gallart, Bernat Vilaplana ; music, Fernando Velázquez.

Based on the novel Mariah Mundi by G.P. Taylor.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.

MPAA Rating: PG; for adventure action and violence, some peril and brief smoking.

Seventeen-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing monsters, deadly secrets and a long-lost artifact that grants limitless wealth, but also devastating supernatural power. With the fate of his world, and his family, at stake, Mariah will risk everything to unravel the curse of the Midas Box.

Special feature: The making of The Adventurer : the Curse of the Midas Box.

$19.99 2/20/2014 (cw)

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