The Resource Behind The planet of the apes, Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics presents ; directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns, (videorecording)

Behind The planet of the apes, Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics presents ; directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Behind The planet of the apes
Title
Behind The planet of the apes
Statement of responsibility
Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics presents ; directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Looks at the production and filming of the motion picture The planet of the apes and its sequels, which explored religious, social, and political issues through the relationship between apes and humans and between slaves and masters in an imaginary future world. Also looks at the spin-off television programs and merchandise. Includes interviews with stars Charlton Heston and Kim Hunter
Cataloging source
OLN
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43023
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Host, Roddy McDowall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
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  • Comtois, David
  • Burns, Kevin
  • Lyons, Shelley
  • Anthony, Brian
  • McDowall, Roddy
  • Van Ness Films
  • Foxstar Productions
  • American Movie Classics Company
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
127
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  • Planet of the Apes films
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Hunter, Kim
  • Science fiction films
  • Action and adventure films
  • Theatrical makeup
Technique
live action
Label
Behind The planet of the apes, Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics presents ; directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1998
  • Special features include: theatrical trailers for Planet of the Apes films, TV spot for Behind the planet of the apes
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Introduction -- The men behind the apes -- The test film -- The makeup -- Pre-production -- Planet of the apes -- The ape actors -- Other challenges -- A political film -- A sense of fun -- The final scenes -- The statue -- A hit film -- A sequel? -- Beneath the planet of the apes -- Escape from the planet of the apes -- Conquest of the planet of the apes -- Battle for the planet of the apes -- The TV series -- Going ape -- The test of time
Control code
ocm46919375
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543005162
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
2000516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46919375
System details
DVD; full-framed format (aspect ratio 1.33:1); Dolby surround; Region 1; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Behind The planet of the apes, Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics presents ; directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1998
  • Special features include: theatrical trailers for Planet of the Apes films, TV spot for Behind the planet of the apes
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Introduction -- The men behind the apes -- The test film -- The makeup -- Pre-production -- Planet of the apes -- The ape actors -- Other challenges -- A political film -- A sense of fun -- The final scenes -- The statue -- A hit film -- A sequel? -- Beneath the planet of the apes -- Escape from the planet of the apes -- Conquest of the planet of the apes -- Battle for the planet of the apes -- The TV series -- Going ape -- The test of time
Control code
ocm46919375
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543005162
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
2000516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46919375
System details
DVD; full-framed format (aspect ratio 1.33:1); Dolby surround; Region 1; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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