War of the buttons

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[United States] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2013].
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1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


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[United States] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2013].


General Note
Based on the novel "Le Guerre des boutons" by Louis Pergaud.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
General Note
Bonus material: Making-of featurette; bloopers; deleted scenes.
General Note
"Inspired by true stories of the Resistance."
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Jean Poisson ; original music, Philippe Rombi.
Laetitia Casta, Guillaume Canet, Kad Merad, Jean Texier, Ilona Bachelier.
Set in occupied WWII France, War of the Buttons tells the tale of pre-teen rebel Lebrac and the "war" he leads between two rival kid gangs from neighboring villages. Once Lebrac falls for Violette, a young Jewish girl who is new in town and in danger of being exposed by the Nazis, the children are faced with putting their own conflicts aside to protect her and confront the very real war happening around them.
Target Audience
Rating: PG-13; for language and some thematic elements.
System Details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1, region 1.
French dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Barratier, C., Canet, G., Casta, L., Texier, J., Bachelier, I., & Pergaud, L. (2013). War of the buttons ([English/Spanish subtitled version].). Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Christophe. Barratier et al.. 2013. War of the Buttons. Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Christophe. Barratier et al.. War of the Buttons Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Barratier, Christophe., et al. War of the Buttons [English/Spanish subtitled version]., Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2013.

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