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The Resource Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios ; a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)

Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios ; a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)

Label
Poseidon
Title
Poseidon
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios ; a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Over 2,000 passengers and crew are celebrating New Year's Eve aboard the luxury cruise ship 'Poseidon' on the open sea. Without warning, at midnight, a rogue wave hundreds of feet high, slams into the ship and rolls it upside down. Most of the passengers and crew are killed outright, but several hundred remain alive in the ballroom, where the party was being held. Realizing their only hope of rescue lies at the surface of the water, a handful of survivors, led by Dylan and Robert start to make their way past falling debris, flash fires, and the ever-present threat of flooding. Their destination is the ship's propeller shafts
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Peter Honess ; music, Klaus Badelt ; costume designer, Erica Edell Phillips ; production designer, William Sandell
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense prolonged sequences of disaster and peril
Language note
Closed-captioned; dialogue in English (Dolby Surround 5.1), French (Dolby Surround 5.1), or Spanish (Dolby Surround 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Kurt Russell, Josh Lucas, Richard Dreyfuss, Jacinda Barrett, Emmy Rossum, Mike Vogel, Mía Maestro, Jimmy Bennett, Andre Braugher, Freddy Rodríguez, Kevin Dillon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1986-
  • 1942-
  • 1897-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Russell, Kurt
  • Petersen, Wolfgang
  • Lucas, Josh
  • Dreyfuss, Richard
  • Barrett, Jacinda
  • Rossum, Emmy
  • Seale, John
  • Badelt, Klaus
  • Gallico, Paul
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
98
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  • Ocean travel
  • Cruise ships
  • Disasters
  • Barcos
  • Desastres
  • Ocean travel
  • Cruise ships
  • Disasters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios ; a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/war73658d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Paul Gallico and the motion picture "The Poseidon adventure."
  • Special features: Poseidon: A ship on a soundstage: the complexities of making a modern adventure movie
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm70151877
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781419817977
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569736597
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
73659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70151877
System details
DVD; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios ; a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/war73658d.gif
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Paul Gallico and the motion picture "The Poseidon adventure."
  • Special features: Poseidon: A ship on a soundstage: the complexities of making a modern adventure movie
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm70151877
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781419817977
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569736597
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
73659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70151877
System details
DVD; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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