Win a copy of Nim’s Island on DVD! - Clips Added
By Patrick Luce Aug 2, 2008, 12:03 GMT
Nim Rusoe (Breslin) lives on a deserted island with her scientist father Jack (Butler) and her best friends: Selkie, a sea lion; Fred, a bearded dragon lizard and Galileo, a plucky pelican. But when Jack goes missing at sea and the island is “invaded,” Nim reaches out via e-mail to the adventurous author of her favorite books (Foster), and together, each discovers what it takes to truly become the hero ...more
Nim’s Island debuts on DVD on August 5th from Fox Home Entertainment and Walden Media and M&C’s giving away five copies!
Anything can happen on Nim’s Island, a tropical paradise where imagination runs wild and adventure rules! A fun-filled adventure comedy and heartwarming story of self-discovery and friendship Nim’s Island stars Oscar-nominee Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine), Jodie Foster (Flight Plan) and Gerard Butler (300).
Talented young actress Breslin plays the lead role of Nim, a spunky girl living a high-tech Robinson Crusoe existence on a remote island with her scientist father and her exotic animal friends…an amazing life that mirrors that of her favorite literary hero – Alex Rover, the world’s greatest adventurer.
When Nim’s father goes missing at sea during an expedition leaving Nim alone on the island, a twist of fate brings her together with Alexandra (Foster), the reclusive author of the Rover books. Now, together they must draw courage from their fictional hero, Alex Rover, and find strength in one another to protect Nim’s Island and discover they can both be so much more than they ever dreamed!
Based on the beloved children’s novel by Wendy Orr and directed by the husband and wife team of Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett (Little Manhattan), Nim’s Island is an “exhilarating and enchanting family picture” (San Francisco Chronicle) that delighted audiences with an inspirational tale of becoming the hero of your own story.
Nim’s Island is presented separately on widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio) and full screen versions with English 5.1 Dolby Surround, Spanish/French Dolby Surround with English and Spanish subtitles.
DVD Special Features:
“Nim’s Friends” featurette
“Abigail’s Journey” featurette
“Working on Water” featurette
Adventure Commentary with Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin
Commentary with Directors Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett
To enter, contestants need to provide a name and e-mail address. Upon notification of winning, contestants will have five days to reply with the name and address of where their prize should be sent.
Sorry, but this competition is open to residents of the USA only (PR Companies can not ship prizes outside the U.S.).
Nim’s Island is now available for pre-order at Amazon. It is available for pre-order at AmazonUK for an August 25th release. Visit the DVD database for more information. Click Here to enter to win a copy of the DVD!