Picture from 9 (Nine)
Overall C+

Endowed with life as the last hope of a dying scientist, 9 (voice of Elijah Wood) sets out into the waste of what was once the human world. There he discovers 8 other creatures like himself who are battling an army of machines that wiped out mankind.

Violence C
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use B+

9 (Nine)

The most recent home video release of this movie is December 29, 2009. Here are some details…

Release Date: 29 December 2009

9 on DVD is presented in widescreen, with audio tracks in Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, French and Spanish). Subtitles are available in English, French and Spanish. Special features include:

- Commentary with Writer/Director Shane Acker, Animation Director Joe Ksander, Head of Story Ryan O’Loughlin and Editor Nick Kenway.

- Featurettes: 9 - The Long and the Short of It, The Look of 9, Acting Out and 9 - The Original Short.

- Deleted Scenes

9 on Blu-ray is presented in widescreen, with audio tracks in DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English) and DTS 5.1 (French and Spanish). Subtitles are available in English, French and Spanish. Bonus extras include:

- Commentary with Writer/Director Shane Acker, Animation Director Joe Ksander, Head of Story Ryan O’Loughlin and Editor Nick Kenway.

- Featurettes: On Tour with Shane Acker, 9 - The Long and the Short of It, The Look of 9, Acting Out and 9 - The Original Short.

- Deleted Scenes

- My Scenes

- U Control - Picture in Picture

- Blu-ray features: Pocket Blue App, BD Live and D-BOX

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Along with live action films, many of the actors in this movie also work in animated productions. In Up, Christopher Plummer lends his voice to an adventure explorer. Elijah Wood can be heard as a penguin named Mumble in the environmentally minded movie Happy Feet.

Tim Burton, who is one of the producers of this movie, has been involved in other animations, like The Corpse Bride and The Nightmare Before Christmas. Another scientist creates creatures he hopes will help the future in I, Robot. And a mechanical devise with a personality is left to clean up the mess left by humans in the Pixar film Wall-E.