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The adventures of A.R.I. : my robot friend / ACE Entertainment Films presents in association with Master Key Studios ; a Stephen Shimek film ; director, Stephen Shimek ; writers, Michael E. Baumgarten, Jerome Reygner-Kalfon, Sebastien Semon, Stephen Shimek ; producers, Sebastien Semon, Jerome Reygner-Kalfon, Zeus Zamani, Brian Vilim.

Shimek, Stephen, (film director,, screenwriter.). Baumgarten, Michael E., (screenwriter.). Reygner-Kalfon, Jerome, (film producer,, screenwriter.). Semon, Sebastien, (film producer,, screenwriter.). Zamani, Zeus, (film producer.). Vilim, Brian, (film producer.). Manley, Jude, (actor.). Alongi, Sophia, (actor.). Brown, J. R., (actor.). Lions Gate Films, (publisher.). Jude Manley, Sophia Alongi, J.R. Brown. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 0 of 4 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 3 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

1 current hold with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fosston Public Library DVD J ADV (Text) 33500013218391 Main Checked out 05/02/2020
Fosston Public Library DVD J ADV (Text) 33500013218623 Main In transit -
Moorhead Public Library DVD J ADV (Text) 33500013218409 Main Checked out 05/02/2020
Grygla LINK Site DVD j ADV (Text) 35500006339939 New In process -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Santa Monica, California] : Lionsgate, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from sell sheet.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.
Wide screen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jude Manley, Sophia Alongi, J.R. Brown.
Summary, etc.:
A boy named Noah finds a broken A.R.I.-9 robot at his dad's tech job. After he accidentally reboots Ari, the smart, playful robot comes to life. Then, when Noah brings Ari to school to show his friend Bethany, they are amazed to learn he can turn invisible, and even fly! But Ari's angry creators want to steal his circuitry for a new droid. When they send a signal that puts the robot into battle mode, will Noah's new best friend become his most dangerous enemy?
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for mild action and some rude behavior.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Boys > Drama.
Robots > Drama.
Genre: Children's films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Juvenile works.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Children's films.
Science fiction films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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