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The Resource Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami

Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami

Label
Battle beyond the stars
Title
Battle beyond the stars
Statement of responsibility
New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seven mercenaries are recruited from throughout the galaxy to save a peaceful planet from the threat of an evil tyrant bent on dominating the entire universe. Among them are a lizard-like humanoid, a space cowboy, a female warrior, and a brooding killer-for-hire
Member of
Cataloging source
EYM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Daniel Lacambre ; editor, Allan Holzman, R.J. Kizer ; music, James Horner
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B38 2011
PerformerNote
Richard Thomas, Robert Vaughn, John Saxon, George Peppard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-1996
  • 1950-
  • 1933-2014
  • 1951-
  • 1932-2016
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carlin, Ed
  • Sayles, John
  • Dyer, Anne
  • Murakami, Jimmy T.
  • Thomas, Richard
  • Vaughn, Robert
  • Saxon, John
  • Peppard, George
  • New World Pictures (Firm)
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
  • New Horizons Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
104
Series statement
Roger Corman's cult classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mercenary troops
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Mercenary troops
Technique
live action
Label
Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Commentary by writer John Sayles and Roger Corman; commentary by production manager Gale Anne Hurd; The man who would be Shad: new interview with actor Richard Thomas; Space opera on a shoestring: a comprehensive look at the technical challenges and postproduction of the film with Aaron Lipstadt, Alec Gills, Alex Hajdu, Allan Holzman, R.J. Kizer, Robert & Dennis Skotak, Thom Shouse and Tony Randel; trailer, TV and radio spots
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn752984511
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 3/4 in.
Edition
30th anniversary special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.)
Isbn
9781603993395
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663116618
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)752984511
System details
Blu-Ray DVD; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami
Publication
Note
  • NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Commentary by writer John Sayles and Roger Corman; commentary by production manager Gale Anne Hurd; The man who would be Shad: new interview with actor Richard Thomas; Space opera on a shoestring: a comprehensive look at the technical challenges and postproduction of the film with Aaron Lipstadt, Alec Gills, Alex Hajdu, Allan Holzman, R.J. Kizer, Robert & Dennis Skotak, Thom Shouse and Tony Randel; trailer, TV and radio spots
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn752984511
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 3/4 in.
Edition
30th anniversary special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.)
Isbn
9781603993395
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663116618
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)752984511
System details
Blu-Ray DVD; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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