Is this in US format (NTSC)? Is it widescreen?
I was so pleased you had Danny deck chair and I have often recommended overstock to many of my freinds...
Danny Deckchair (DVD)
ITEM#: 3249012Brothers Joseph and Jacques Montgolfier had a productive year in 1783 when they became the first humans to construct a hot air balloon safe enough to carry passengers. Technological advances have since relegated the balloon to novelty status in the race to become airborne. But briefly, on July 2nd, 1982, the balloon reentered the public consciousness, when truck driver Larry Walters tethered 45 weather balloons to a lawn chair, and took to the air. Larry's experience forms the backbone to the plot in DANNY DECKCHAIR, with Rhys Ifans' starring as Walters's cinematic doppelganger, Danny Morgan. Disgruntled with his life as a laborer in Sydney, Australia, Danny takes off--literally--by tying a bunch of balloons to a deckchair, and ascending to the skies. His flight ends in the sleepy town of Clarence, where he unceremoniously lands in the garden of Glenda Lake (Miranda Otto). The naive townsfolk he encounters in Clarence prove to be a grand source of inspiration to Danny, and he proceeds to teach them how to live life to the fullest, while enjoying a passionate romance with Glenda. But Danny's past life is not totally behind him, and when it catches up to him, his blissful new existence comes under serious threat. This gentle comedy further asserts Ifans's excellence as a comedy actor, bringing his usual mixture of quirkiness and humanity to the role of Danny. Miranda Otto provides an excellent foil for Ifans throughout, with both leads allowing writer/Director Jeff Balsmeyer to unravel a fairytale-like plot around them, providing a welcome dose of heartwarming family entertainment.
- Disclosures & Guidelines
- Filter By:
- Most Recent
Questions & Answers
Yes, this is a US wide screen copy.
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
May the Fourth Be with You
We don't care if you're a Padawan, a full-fledged Jedi, or even if you've joined the Dark Side. Join us in celebrating Star Wars Day with these products dedicated to your favorite characters. And may the fourth -- and the force -- be with you.
Best-Selling Valentine's Day Comedies
Best-Selling Valentine's Day Comedies from Overstock.com. Looking for a funny movie to watch on Valentine's Day? Here is a collection of our best-selling romantic comedies!
Selecting Movies as Gifts
Selecting Movies as Gifts from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about selecting movies as gifts and advice about our many brand-name products.
Tribeca Film Festival Guide
Tribeca Film Festival Guide from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about the Tribeca Film Festival and advice about our many brand-name products.
Top 5 Prestigious Film Festivals
Top 5 Prestigious Film Festivals from Overstock.com. Read more about the film festivals behind some of your favorite movies.
How to Review a Movie
How to Review a Movie from Overstock.com. Movie reviews are a great way to determine the importance of a film, its impact on viewers, and whether or not it is worth a watch.
How to Organize Your DVDs
How to Organize Your DVDs from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about how to organize your DVDs and advice about our many brand-name products.
Academy Awards Guide
Academy Awards Guide from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about the Academy Awards and advice about our many brand-name products.
10 Fun Facts about Disney
10 Fun Facts about Disney from Overstock.com. Disney has a long, exciting history, and here are some fun and lesser known facts.
Tips on Selecting the Perfect Entertainment Gift
Tips on Selecting the Perfect Entertainment Gift from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with tips on selecting the perfect entertainment gift and advice about our many brand-name products.
Shipping & Returns
This item will be delivered to you via USPS Trackable Media Mail or UPS Mail Innovations and will take from 2 days to 3 weeks from the time the item leaves our warehouse. *