Alaska (1996)
  • Share this:
Share with a friend
Sign into your email account to send this page to a friend:
Outlook or Apple Mail
or other default program

Alaska (1996)

PG 109 minutes
Rent Not Available
Rent
For 24 Hours
from $2.99
Buy Not Available
Buy
Unlimited Viewings
from $9.99
Already own this title? Go to your VUDU Library
When their father's bush plane crashes in the Alaskan wilderness, a 14-year-old boy and his 12-year-old sister set out on a thrilling rescue mission. Along the way, they save an orphaned polar bear from an evil poacher looking to make money off the endang… View More
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure
Director Fraser Clarke Heston
Starring Thora Birch, Vincent Kartheiser, Dirk Benedict, Charlton Heston View More
Other Formats:
DVD
You may also be interested in...
 
PG
  80 minutes
In this thrilling family adventure, a resourceful teenage boy and his faithful dog struggle to survive in the rugged wilderness after their boat capsizes in turbulent waters.


Genres   Family, Adventure
Director   Phillip Borsos
Starring   Mimi Rogers, Bruce Davison, Jesse Bradford, Tom Bower
 
PG
  108 minutes
Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.


Genres   Drama, Family, Adventure
Director   Randal Kleiser
Starring   Klaus Maria Brandauer, Ethan Hawke, Seymour Cassel, Susan Hogan
 
G
  98 minutes
Embark on an amazing adventure awash with intrigue over land and sea. Hayley Mills stars as fearless Mary Grant, whose only clue to her missing father - a sea captain - is a mysterious message in a bottle. One clue leads to a thousand thrills when Mary, her brother and their fellow searchers must brave earthquakes, fire, flood and even a giant condor on their perilous rescue mission.


Genres   Family, Adventure
Director   Robert Stevenson
Starring   Maurice Chevalier, Hayley Mills, George Sanders, Wilfrid Hyde-White
 
G
  84 minutes
This thrilling and thoroughly captivating theatrical hit from Disney has become an instant favorite with audiences of all ages. You'll lose your heart to Chance, a fun-loving American bulldog pup; Sassy, a hilarious Himalayan cat who lives up to her name; and Shadow, a wise old golden retriever -- all of whom express themselves with very familiar human voices! The adventure begins when the loving owners of these irresistible pets are forced to leave them in the temporary care of a friend who liv


Genres   Family, Adventure
Director   Duwayne Dunham
Starring   Robert Hays, Kim Greist, Veronica Lauren, Kevin Timothy Chevalia
 
PG
  84 minutes
A terrific family movie! An American boy and a Chinese girl trek through mountainous jungles to find and rescue a stolen baby panda. In the process, they encounter danger, excitement, the unspoiled beauty of a remote wilderness -- and learn valuable lessons about friendship and about themselves. Filmed on location in China's remote Himalayan mountain highlands, it's a beautiful, heartwarming and thrilling family story about one of the world's most lovable and elusive animals.


Genres   Family, Adventure
Director   Christopher Cain
Starring   Stephen Lang, Ryan Slater, Zhou Jian Zhong, Yao Er Ga
 
PG
  101 minutes
A young motherless girl follows her father west from when he leaves to seek work there during the Depression. Riding the rails westward, she meets an orphaned teenage boy and a wolf who protects her at any sign of danger.


Genres   Family, Adventure
Director   Jeremy Kagan
Starring   Meredith Salenger, John Cusack, Ray Wise, Scatman Crothers
 
G
  106 minutes
Based on a true story, here is the thrilling, critically acclaimed account of Rudi Matt (James MacArthur), a young kitchen worker who is determined to conquer the Citadel - the jagged, snowcapped peak that claimed his father's life. Encouraged by both a famed English climber (Michael Rennie) and the youth's devoted girlfriend (Janet Munro), Rudi goes through a grueling training period before he is ready to face the incredible dangers of the killer mountain. Shot on location in Zermatt, Switzerla


Genres   Drama, Family, Adventure
Director   Ken Annakin
Starring   Michael Rennie, James MacArthur, Janet Munro, James Donald
 
PG13
  124 minutes
An emotionally-charged action-adventure tale of a retired climber who must launch a treacherous and extraordinary rescue effort up K2, the world's second highest peak, to save his estranged sister and her summit team in a race against time.


Genres   Drama, Action, Suspense, Adventure
Director   Martin Campbell
Starring   Chris O'Donnell, Bill Paxton, Robin Tunney, Scott Glenn
 
G
  105 minutes
This heartpounding sequel to The Adventures Of The Wilderness Family continues the saga of the family who chose to live in their peaceful log cabin home in the Rockies over fast-paced big city life.


Genres   Drama, Adventure
Director   Frank Zuniga
Starring   Robert F. Logan, Susan Damante-Shaw, Heather Rattray, Ham Larsen
 
G
  99 minutes
A family goes "back to nature" by homesteading in the Colorado Rockies.


Genres   Drama, Adventure
Director   Stewart Raffill
Starring   Susan Damante-Shaw, Holleye Holmes, Ham Larsen, Robert F. Logan
 
G
  99 minutes
The Wilderness Family is based on a true story of a modern day family who became bored with the hassles of the city life in Los Angeles and moved to the Rocky Mountains, never to return.


Genres   Adventure
Director   Stewart Raffill
Starring   Susan Damante-Shaw, Robert F. Logan, Holleye Holmes, Ham Larsen
 
PG
  100 minutes
The coolest Spy Kids anywhere are back for a huge new adventure! This time, Carmen and Juni are on a mission to recover a device that threatens the entire world! They enlist the skills of Mom and Dad (Carla Gugino and Antonio Banderas) - and even their SPY grandparents (Holland Taylor and Ricardo Montalban) - in a thrilling show of family teamwork! With even more cool gadgets, imaginative creatures, and awesome special effects...it's a nonstop high-tech adventure for everyone!


Genres   Action, Family, Adventure
Director   Robert Rodriguez
Starring   Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara
 
G
  126 minutes
One of Disney's biggest and most fondly remembered hits, the spectacular screen version of the literary classic SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON is full of breathtaking South Seas scenery, hundreds of exotic animals, and treacherous pirates. This heroic tale chronicles the courageous exploits of the Robinson family after they are shipwrecked on a deserted island. Using teamwork and ingenuity, they skillfully overcome the obstacles of nature and transform their new home into a "civilized" community. But the


Genres   Adventure
Director   Ken Annakin
Starring   John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, James MacArthur, Sessue Hayakawa
 
PG
  82 minutes
Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker (Stallone). It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.


Genres   Action, Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director   Robert Rodriguez
Starring   Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara
 
G
  39 minutes
In 1920's South America a small group of Americans struggle to prove they can offer a reliable airmail service over the Andes. When one of the young pilots crashes on such a flight, he has to try and get back to civilization on foot. Back home, his wife and colleagues start to fear the worst.


Genres   Drama, Adventure
Director   Jean-Jacques Annaud
Starring   Ken Pogue, Ron Suave, Tom Hulce, Val Kilmer
Walmart Gift Card
Put the fun of shopping in their hands with Walmart Gift Cards! Ship to Home or Send via email.
Advertisement
Advertisement

About Video on Demand by VUDU

Video on Demand by VUDU is a service that allows you to watch videos you want—including new releases—in high definition, with no monthly fees and no late fees. If it is out on DVD, chances are you can watch it today on VUDU.
Use Walmart.com to browse and rent or buy the movies you want, and then watch them on your computer or on your TV (requires an Internet connection and a VUDU-enabled HDTV or Blu-ray player, or a Sony PS3™).
Browse and rent or buy on Walmart.com, then start watching movies right in your browser.
Requirements:
  • A computer running Windows or Mac OS
  • A current Web browser that supports Adobe Flash 10.1 or later
  • Internet connection of 1 Mbps or faster. (Not sure if your connection is fast enough? Test it now on VUDU.com)
Please note that, due to studio restrictions, High-Definition (HD) and Full-HD (HDX) movies will be streamed at Standard Definition (SD) when you are watching from your computer. If you plan on watching only from a computer, we recommend choosing SD videos.
If you have an Internet-connected HDTV, Blu-ray player, or Sony PlayStation 3, chances are that you're already set up to watch VUDU from your TV. Browse and buy on Walmart.com, or start VUDU on your TV and sign in using your Walmart account, and start watching your movies right away.
Requirements:
Standard Definition (SD) 480p:1 Mbps
High Definition (HD) 720p:2.25 Mbps
Full HD (HDX) 1080p:4.5 Mbps
If you are unsure of your HDTV's maximum resolution, please check the manual or the manufacturer's specifications.
Please note: Video on Demand is currently only available to locations in the United States. Use of this service is subject to the VUDU Terms of Service.

Movie Summary

When their father's bush plane crashes in the Alaskan wilderness, a 14-year-old boy and his 12-year-old sister set out on a thrilling rescue mission. Along the way, they save an orphaned polar bear from an evil poacher looking to make money off the endangered species' hide. The children's kindness is repaid when the cub helps rescue their father. Co-starring Thora Birch, Charlton Heston, and Dirk Benedict.
Rovi - join the entertainment Portions of content provided by Rovi Corporation. © 2014 Rovi Corporation.

Movie Details

Genres Drama, Action, Adventure
Director Fraser Clarke Heston
Starring Thora Birch, Vincent Kartheiser, Dirk Benedict, Charlton Heston, Gordon Tootoosis, Ben Cardinal, Arthur Agee, P. Adrien Dorval, Byron Chief-Moon
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1996
VUDU Release Date 12/09/2011
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 109 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Format Details

Standard Definition (SD) SD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital
High Definition (HD) HD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital
Full HD (HDX) HDX/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Rights & Requirements

VUDU Service Compatibility: You can watch VUDU content on your computer, your Internet-capable television or any device manufactured by VUDU or a third party that is licensed to provide the VUDU Service (collectively, "VUDU Devices").
Renting: Video rental periods are for a set period of time (typically 24, 48 or 72 hours), as indicated at the time of purchase. The rental period begins when you first start watching the video. Rentals expire after a set period of time, typically 30 days, whether you have watched them or not.
Buying: When you buy content from VUDU, you will typically be able to view it on your VUDU Device for as long as you are able to access the VUDU service.
Please note: These are general statements concerning VUDU's standard terms for renting and purchasing content and do not apply to each and every item of content available through the VUDU service. Due to licensing restrictions, these terms may vary depending on the content you have selected. For example, sometimes new release movies may become unavailable for viewing for an unspecified period of time due to licensing restrictions. VUDU makes every effort to notify you about unique terms and conditions that apply to certain content prior to your purchase or rental of that content. It is your obligation to review any additional restrictions or conditions related to content you intend to purchase or rent.

Customer Product Reviews

The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.
The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.