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The Resource Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Brandywine-Ronald Shusett Production ; produced by Walter Hill, Gordon Carroll, David Giler ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)

Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Brandywine-Ronald Shusett Production ; produced by Walter Hill, Gordon Carroll, David Giler ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)

Label
Alien
Title
Alien
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; a Brandywine-Ronald Shusett Production ; produced by Walter Hill, Gordon Carroll, David Giler ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Dan O'Bannon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A routine stop on a barren planetoid infests a spaceship with an alien creature which kills off the crew one by one
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Derek Vankint; production design, Michael Seymour; editors, Terry Rawlings, Craig Richards; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English with French language track, with English, Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.A45
LC item number
A45 1999
PerformerNote
Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1926-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shusett, Ronald
  • Scott, Ridley
  • O'Bannon, Don
  • Skerritt, Tom
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Stanton, Harry Dean
  • Brandywine (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Human-alien encounters
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Brandywine-Ronald Shusett Production ; produced by Walter Hill, Gordon Carroll, David Giler ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Features: audio commentary by Ridley Scott, deleted scenes, artwork and photo galleries, original storyboards, isolated original score, alternative music track, theatrical trailer, interactive menus, scene selection, screensaver (PC/Mac) and Web links
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pm2003009818
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Lccn
be2003009818
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
086162000751
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4110430
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a192317
  • a192317
System details
DVD, Dolby surround, THX digitally mastered
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Brandywine-Ronald Shusett Production ; produced by Walter Hill, Gordon Carroll, David Giler ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay, Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Features: audio commentary by Ridley Scott, deleted scenes, artwork and photo galleries, original storyboards, isolated original score, alternative music track, theatrical trailer, interactive menus, scene selection, screensaver (PC/Mac) and Web links
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pm2003009818
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Lccn
be2003009818
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
086162000751
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4110430
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a192317
  • a192317
System details
DVD, Dolby surround, THX digitally mastered
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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