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The Resource Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler, and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; story by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon

Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler, and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; story by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon

Label
Alien
Title
Alien
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler, and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; story by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • por
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • por
  • eng
Summary
A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter, and it must be stopped before they are all killed
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Alien (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Derek Vanlint ; editor, Terry Rawlings ; music, Jerry Goldsmith
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • CHV rating: 18A
Language note
English, Spanish, French or Portuguese dialogue with optional Spanish, French or Portuguese subtitles; Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-2005
  • 1942-
  • 1949-
  • 1926-2017
  • 1940-2017
  • 1931-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carroll, Gordon
  • Giler, David
  • Hill, Walter
  • Scott, Ridley
  • O'Bannon, Dan
  • Shusett, Ronald
  • Skerritt, Tom
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Cartwright, Veronica
  • Stanton, Harry Dean
  • Hurt, John
  • Holm, Ian
  • Kotto, Yaphet
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Ripley
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler, and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; story by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Bonus features: Audio commentary by director Ridley Scott, cast and crew ; Audio commentary by Ridley Scott (theatrical vesion only) ; Introduction by Ridely Scott (director's cut only) ; Final theatrical isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith ; Composer's original isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith ; Deleted and extened scenes
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
Contents
Alien (1979 theatrical version) -- Alien (2003 director's cut)
Control code
814353
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543711193
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2271119
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o714896137
  • (OCoLC)714896137
System details
Blu-ray ; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio (English), 4.1 Dobly surround (English), 5.1 DTS (French), 5.1 Dobly digital (Spanish, Portuguese) ; widescreen 2.35:1, AVC@ 25 MBPS, 50GB dual layer ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Alien, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler, and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; story by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Bonus features: Audio commentary by director Ridley Scott, cast and crew ; Audio commentary by Ridley Scott (theatrical vesion only) ; Introduction by Ridely Scott (director's cut only) ; Final theatrical isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith ; Composer's original isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith ; Deleted and extened scenes
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
Contents
Alien (1979 theatrical version) -- Alien (2003 director's cut)
Control code
814353
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543711193
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2271119
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o714896137
  • (OCoLC)714896137
System details
Blu-ray ; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio (English), 4.1 Dobly surround (English), 5.1 DTS (French), 5.1 Dobly digital (Spanish, Portuguese) ; widescreen 2.35:1, AVC@ 25 MBPS, 50GB dual layer ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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