The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2005
Director: Garth Jennings
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 786936-725360
Running time: 1:49 (109 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 2.40:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: January 23, 2007
Collection type: Owned (#2632)
Status: Available
Purchase date: October 16, 2007
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Climb aboard for wacky, irreverent fun with The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy on Blu-ray's high definition disc. Based on Douglas Adams' best-selling novel, this "fascinating, funny and relentlessly awe-inspiring" (UPN-TV) movie soars to cosmic heights in this stellar new format!

Seconds before Earth is destroyed, mild-mannered Arthur Dent is whisked into space by a friendly alien in human form to search for answers to the mystery of life, the universe and everything. Experience thrilling special effects and intergalactic misadventures in astonishing 1080p, and feel the impact of every supernova with 5.1 48 kHz, 16-bit uncompressed audio. It's a wild, out-of-this-world ride with Blu-ray™ High Definition!
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Misc.
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Genres
Adventure
Comedy
Science-Fiction
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Touchstone Pictures
 • Spyglass Entertainment
 • Hammer & Tongs
Media Companies:
 • Touchstone Home Entertainment
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  PCM 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
Crew
Direction
Garth Jennings....Director
Writing
Douglas Adams....Original Material By
Douglas Adams....Screenwriter
Karey Kirkpatrick....Screenwriter
Production
Douglas Adams....Executive Producer
Robbie Stamp....Executive Producer
Derek Evans....Executive Producer
Gary Barber....Producer
Roger Birnbaum....Producer
Nick Goldsmith....Producer
Jay Roach....Producer
Jonathan Glickman....Producer
Cinematography
Igor Jadue-Lillo....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Niven Howie....Film Editor
Music
Joby Talbot....Composer
Joby Talbot....Song Writer
Garth Jennings....Song Writer
Christopher Austin....Song Writer
Sound
Mark Holding....Production Sound Mixer
Ian Wilson....Supervising Sound Editor
Ian Wilson....Sound Designer
Alastair Sirkett....Sound Designer
Robin Knapp....Sound Designer
Tim Cavagin....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
David E. Fluhr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Steve Single....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Sammy Sheldon....Costume Designer
Joel Collins....Production Designer
Angus Bickerton....Visual Effects
Elizabeth Tagg....Make-up Artist
Frank Walsh....Art Director
Alan Cassie....Art Director
Dan May....Art Director
Andrew Thomson....Art Director
Phil Sims....Art Director
Rosemary Burrows....Costume Designer
Paul Gooch....Make-up Artist
Nikita Rae....Make-up Artist
Cinesite
Adam McInnes....Visual Effects
Matt Johnson....Visual Effects
Sue Rowe....Visual Effects
Special FX
Paul Dunn....Visual Effects
Cast
Bill Bailey....Voice of the Whale (voice)
Anna Chancellor....Questular
Warwick Davis....Marvin
Mos Def....Ford Prefect
Zooey Deschanel....Trillian
Su Elliott....Pub Customer
Martin Freeman....Arthur Dent
Stephen Fry....Narrator (voice)
Richard Griffiths....Voice of Jeltz (voice)
Dominique Jackson....Fook
Simon Jones....Ghostly Image
Thomas Lennon....Eddie The Computer (voice)
Mark Longhurst....Bulldozer Driver
Kelly MacDonald....Reporter
John Malkovich....Humma Kavula
Ian McNeice....Voice of Kwaltz (voice)
Helen Mirren....Voice of Deep Thought (voice)
Bill Nighy....Slartibartfast
Steve Pemberton....Prosser
Alan Rickman....Voice of Marvin (voice)
Sam Rockwell....Zaphod Beeblebrox
Jack Stanley....Lunkwill
The League of Gentlemen....Additional Vogon Voices (voice)
Mak Wilson....Voice of Vogon Interpreter (voice)
Albie Woodington....Barman
Creature Performers
Mason Ball
Sarah Bennett
Danny Blackner
Hayley Burroughs
Cecily Faye
Aron Freeman
Ian Kay
Nikki McInnes
Mohsen Nouri
Ollie Parham
Nigel Plaskitt
Lynne Robertson Bruce
Vogon Soldiers
Jerome Blake
Milo Bodrozic
Martin Dawson
Dan Ellis
Steve Grindle
Art Hewitt
Simon Hibbs
Rob Horseman
Mike Lewis
Paul Nathaniel
Tim Perrin
Jessie Riley
Tucker Stevens
Ashley Stuart
Ben Uttley
Patrick Walker
Spencer Wilding
William Wollen
Puppeteers
Sue Beattie....(puppeteer)
Richard Coombs....(puppeteer)
Phil Eason....(puppeteer)
Andy Heath....(puppeteer)
Brian Herring....(puppeteer)
Mark Jefferis....(puppeteer)
Rebecca Nagan....(puppeteer)
Katherine Smee....(puppeteer)
William Todd Jones....(puppeteer)
Rob Tygner....(puppeteer)
Mak Wilson....(puppeteer)
Sarah Wright....(puppeteer)