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The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy


Apr 28, 2005

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Sep 13, 2005

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Warwick Davis
Mos Def
Zooey Deschanel


2005 Buena Vista Home Entertainment

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Douglas Adams' quirky, creative and cheeky novels have been amusing sci-fi fans for years. Now Buena Vista Home Entertainment puts all of his out-of-this-world silliness onto DVD, so you can curse the whole universe without ever leaving the comfort of your couch.

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Why Is The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Rated PG?

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is rated PG for thematic elements, action and mild language.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

G Violence
MB PG -----
ON PG Not Recommended for Young Children

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy...

If you’re planning to catch a ride through the solar system, make sure you don’t leave home without The Hitchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. Available in either wide or full screen versions, both offer deleted scenes, fake deleted scenes (way, way too-far-out outtakes), The Making of The Hitchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, and 2 Wholly Remarkable Audio Commentaries (featuring the executive producer and Sean Solle—a colleague of the book’s author, Douglas Adams—as well as the producer and actors). For a true out-of-this-world experience, the audio tracks are recorded in Dolby Digital 5.1.

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