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

The war of the worlds, Paramount Pictures Corp. ; produced by George Pal ; directed by Byron Haskin ; screenplay 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 ; screenplay by Barré Lyndon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
Summary
Story of the invasion of Earth by Martians, updated to 1950s California, with special effects depicting the destruction caused by the Martian war machines
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
War of the worlds (Motion picture : 1953)
Credits note
Director of photography, George Barnes ; art director, Hal Pereira, Albert Nozaki ; edited by Everett Douglas ; music score by Leith Stevens
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
Language note
In English with French track ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne, Bob Conrthwaite, Sandra Giglio, Lewis Martin, Housely Stevenson, Paul Frees, Bill Phipps, Vernon Rich, Henry Brandon, Jack Kruschen ; Commentary by Sir Cedric Hardwicke
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1984
  • 1929-
  • 1893-1964
  • 1896-1972
  • 1866-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haskin, Byron
  • Barry, Gene
  • Robinson, Ann
  • Tremayne, Les
  • Hardwicke, Cedric
  • Lyndon, Barré
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
85
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  • 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 ; screenplay by Barré Lyndon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by H.G. Wells
  • Includes theatrical trailer and scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
pms00459972
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780792154655
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360530377
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
053037
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792154655
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The war of the worlds, Paramount Pictures Corp. ; produced by George Pal ; directed by Byron Haskin ; screenplay by Barré Lyndon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by H.G. Wells
  • Includes theatrical trailer and scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
pms00459972
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780792154655
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360530377
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
053037
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792154655
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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