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The life aquatic with Steve Zissou

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English dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.


Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, Cate Blanchett, Anjelica Huston, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Gambon, Bud Cort, Noah Taylor, Seu Jorge.

Publication Information

Burbank, CA : Touchstone Home Entertainment : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2005]

Physical Description

1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


MPAA rating: R; for language, some drug use, violence and partial nudity.


Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew--Team Zissou--set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existent Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline co-pilot, who may or may not be Zissou's son, a beautiful journalist assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and his estranged wife and co-producer, Eleanor. They face overwhelming complications, including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy.


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Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.

Special features: Commentary by Wes Anderson and co-writer Noah Baumbach ; ten deleted scenes ; "Starz on the set": behind-the-scenes featurette ; theatrical trailer.

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