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Swiss family Robinson


The shipwrecked Robinson family finds new life on a deserted island far from civilization until their makeshift paradise is threatened by the arrival of cutthroat pirates.

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  • 9780788826412
  • 0788826417

Publisher, Date: [United States] : Disney DVD ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2002?]

Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 126 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Target Audience Note: Canadian Home Video rating: G.


  • Based on the novel by Johann David Wyss.
  • DVD release of the 1960 motion picture.
  • Dolby digital 5.1 surround; anamorphic widescreen format (2:35:1 aspect ratio).
  • Special features include: audio commentary track with the director and others; Sea salts (animated short); Adventure in the making; Conversations with James MacArthur; PIRATES!; Swiss family treehouse (featurette); production archives; 1960 Disney studio album.
  • Director of photography, Harry Waxman ; film editor, Peter Boita ; original music, William Alwyn ; costume designer, Julie Harris ; production designer, John Howell.
  • John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, James MacArthur, Janet Munro, Sessue Hayakawa, Tommy Kirk, Kevin Corcoran, Cecil Parker.
  • DVD.
  • For private home use only.
  • Closed-captioned. English or Spanish soundtracks; optional English subtitles.


  • Disc 1. Sea salts ; Swiss Family Robinson
  • Disc 2. Adventures in the making ; Pirates! ; Lost treasures: Swiss Family treehouse.

Publisher or Distributor Number:

  • 21553
  • 21553
  • 21553-3
  • M5492
  • G4000
  • G4001

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