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The Resource Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; executive producer, George Lucas ; director of photography, Gilbert Taylor

Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; executive producer, George Lucas ; director of photography, Gilbert Taylor

Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope
Title
Star wars
Title number
Episode IV
Title part
A new hope
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; executive producer, George Lucas ; director of photography, Gilbert Taylor
Title variation
  • Star wars, A new hope
  • New hope
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Member of
Cataloging source
ONW
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Star wars (Motion picture)
Credits note
Production design, John Barry ; music by John Williams ; performed by the London Symphony Orchestra ; special photographic effects supervisor, John Dykstra ; special production and mechanical effects supervisor, John Stears ; film editors, Paul Hirsch, Marcia Lucas, Richard Chew ; production supervisor, Robert Watts ; production illustrator, Ralph McQuarrie ; costume designer, John Mollo ; art directors, Norman Reynolds, Leslie Dilley ; production sound mixer, Derek Ball ; casting, Irene Lamb, Diane Crittenden, Vic Ramos ; supervising sound editor, Sam Shaw
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG, for sci-fi action violence
Language note
English; French or Spanish dialogue with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew, David Prowse, Jack Purvis, Eddie Byrne, James Earl Jones, Dennis Lawson
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  • 1944-
  • 1942-
  • 1913-1994
  • 1914-2000
  • 1934-2016
  • 1944-
  • 1935-
  • 1937-1997
  • 1911-1981
  • 1932-
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  • Lucas, George
  • Kurtz, Gary
  • Taylor, Gilbert
  • Hamill, Mark
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Fisher, Carrie
  • Cushing, Peter
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Daniels, Anthony
  • Baker, Kenny
  • Mayhew, Peter
  • Prowse, Dave
  • Purvis, Jack
  • Byrne, Eddie
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Lawson, Denis
  • Williams, John
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Lucasfilm, Ltd
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
123
Series statement
Star wars trilogy
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  • Skywalker, Luke
  • Organa, Leia
  • Solo, Han
  • Kenobi, Obi-Wan (Fictitious character)
  • Vader, Darth
  • Space warfare
  • Life on other planets
  • Espacio exterior
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; executive producer, George Lucas ; director of photography, Gilbert Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977; special ed. with new scenes and enhanced special effects originally released in 1997
  • Issued as part of Star wars trilogy in 2004
  • Special features: Audio commentary with George Lucas, Carrie Fisher, Ben Burtt, and Dennis Muren
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
Control code
977773
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70923342
  • (OCoLC)70923342
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 or 2.0 surround; THX
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; executive producer, George Lucas ; director of photography, Gilbert Taylor
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977; special ed. with new scenes and enhanced special effects originally released in 1997
  • Issued as part of Star wars trilogy in 2004
  • Special features: Audio commentary with George Lucas, Carrie Fisher, Ben Burtt, and Dennis Muren
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
Control code
977773
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70923342
  • (OCoLC)70923342
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 or 2.0 surround; THX
Video recording format
DVD
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