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The Resource The war of the worlds, Paramount Pictures Corp. ; produced by George Pal ; directed by Byron Haskin ; written by Barré Lyndon, (videorecording)

The war of the worlds, Paramount Pictures Corp. ; produced by George Pal ; directed by Byron Haskin ; written by Barré Lyndon, (videorecording)

Label
The war of the worlds
Title
The war of the worlds
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures Corp. ; produced by George Pal ; directed by Byron Haskin ; written by Barré Lyndon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Martian war machines invade 1950s California
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, George Barnes ; art directors, Hal Pereira, Albert Nozaki ; music, Leith Stevens
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • In English or French with optional English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne, Bob Cornthwaite, Sandra Giglio
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1984
  • 1896-1972
  • 1929-
  • 1909-1970
  • 1866-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haskin, Byron
  • Lyndon, Barré
  • Barry, Gene
  • Robinson, Ann
  • Tremayne, Les
  • Stevens, Leith
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Paramount Pictures Corp
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Martians
  • Human-alien encounters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The war of the worlds, Paramount Pictures Corp. ; produced by George Pal ; directed by Byron Haskin ; written by Barré Lyndon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by H.G. Wells
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Features: commentary, The sky is falling: making The war of the worlds, H.G. Wells: the father of science fiction featurettes, The Mercury Theatre on the Air presents The war of the worlds radio broadcast, trailers, scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
be2005023926
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9781415711668
Lccn
be2005023926
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00097360263947
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415711668
  • (OCoLC)61267478
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The war of the worlds, Paramount Pictures Corp. ; produced by George Pal ; directed by Byron Haskin ; written by Barré Lyndon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by H.G. Wells
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Features: commentary, The sky is falling: making The war of the worlds, H.G. Wells: the father of science fiction featurettes, The Mercury Theatre on the Air presents The war of the worlds radio broadcast, trailers, scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
be2005023926
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9781415711668
Lccn
be2005023926
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00097360263947
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781415711668
  • (OCoLC)61267478
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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