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Learn more about Napoleon Dynamite (Blu-ray):

Format: Blu-Ray DVD
Sku: 209973408
UPC: 024543563594
UPC 14: 00024543563594
Category Keywords: Elections  Students  Teenage  Teenagers  Theatrical Release
Rating: Game Rating Code
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Editor's Note
Jared Hess makes an unforgettable directorial debut with NAPOLEON DYNAMITE, a hilarious, tender, and utterly original portrait of a truly eccentric character. Napoleon Dynamite (Jon Heder) is a high-school outcast in every sense of the word. More interested in playing tetherball by himself and drawing pictures of his favorite animal, the "liger" (a combination of a lion and a tiger), Napoleon is ignored by everyone in his tiny hometown of Preston, Idaho. At home, things aren't much better: his uber-nerd older brother, Kip (Aaron Ruell), and ultra-vain Uncle Rico (Jon Gries) are too busy with their own obsessions to give Napoleon the time of day. It isn't until a new student, Pedro (Efren Ramirez), arrives that Napoleon finds friendship and performs an act of brave defiance that makes him a true hero.

Written by Hess and his wife, Jerusha, NAPOLEON DYNAMITE brilliantly captures the awkwardness of high school without succumbing to condescension. Most of this can be attributed to Heder, who steps into Napoleon's moon boots with a jaw-dropping flawlessness. The rest of the cast is just as natural, underplaying their roles and letting the comedy unfold without forcing any of the jokes. Add a hilarious soundtrack of 1980s hits and you have an instant classic, a crowd-pleasing riot that has an undeniably universal appeal.

Features

Video Features Widescreen, Aspect Ratio 1.85:1, English, French, Spanish, Subtitled, No Longer Produced

Technical Info


Release Information
Video Mfg Name Studio: Foxvideo
Video Release Date Release Date: 5/7/2013
Video Play Time Running Time: 95 minutes
Video Release Year Original Release Date: 2004
Video CategoryId Catalog ID: 2258202
Video UPC UPC: 00024543563594
Video Number of Discs Number of Discs: 1

Audio & Video
Video Original Language Original Language: English
Video Audio Spec Available Audio Tracks: English, French Dubbed, Spanish Dubbed
Video Subtitle Available Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Video Color Spec Video: Color

Cast & Crew

Video Cast Info Efren Ramirez
Video Cast Info Tina Majorino
Video Cast Info Sandy Martin
Video Cast Info Diedrich Bader
Video Cast Info Aaron Ruell
Video Cast Info Haylie Duff
Video Cast Info Jon Heder
Video Cast Info Jon Gries
Video Cast Info Jory Weitz - Executive Producer
Video Cast Info Jeremy Coon - Producer
Video Cast Info Sean Covel - Producer
Video Cast Info Jerusha Hess - Screenwriter
Video Cast Info Jared Hess - Screenwriter
Video Cast Info Chris Wyatt - Producer
Video Cast Info Jared Hess - Director

Professional Reviews

Rolling Stone
"Hess and his terrific cast -- Heder is geek perfection -- make their own kind of deadpan hilarity. You'll laugh till it hurts. Sweet." 06/24/2004 p.186

New York Times
"[O]dd, amusing....[Hess's] filmmaking style is well suited to the rhythms of small-town Western life." 06/11/2004 p.E15

USA Today
"The Hesses, who are only in their mid-20s, know how to set up gags and even capitalize on them." 08/20/2004 p.16D

Uncut
"[T]here's much that delights in this low-budget whimsical film..." 01/01/2005 p.157

Sight and Sound
"[T]he quiet determination with which this oddball trio navigate the pressures of adolescence provide the film' most affecting moments..." 01/01/2005 p.60-1

Product Attributes

Product attributeActor:   Heder,Jon
Product attributeLabel:   Fox Home Entertainment
Product attributeMusic Format:   Blu-ray DVD
Product attributeVideo Format:   DVD
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