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The Resource Swamp thing, A Melniker-Uslan producation of a Wes Craven film; produced by Benjamin Melniker and Michael E. Uslan; written and directed by Wes Craven

Swamp thing, A Melniker-Uslan producation of a Wes Craven film; produced by Benjamin Melniker and Michael E. Uslan; written and directed by Wes Craven

Label
Swamp thing
Title
Swamp thing
Statement of responsibility
A Melniker-Uslan producation of a Wes Craven film; produced by Benjamin Melniker and Michael E. Uslan; written and directed by Wes Craven
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A group of scientists create a potion to halt world hunger by making things grow to enormous proportions. Their lab is attacked by thieves. During the struggle, the scientist is covered with the flaming potion. He dives into the swamp and emerges as the Swamp Thing -- half-man, half-plant --, intent on rescuing his love and destroying his foe
Cataloging source
VMA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan ; writer and director, Wes Craven
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
PerformerNote
Louis Jourdan, Adrienne Barbeau
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Craven, Wes
  • Jourdan, Louis
  • Barbeau, Adrienne
  • Swampfilms, Inc
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • New Line Home Video (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swamps
  • Science
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Swamp thing, A Melniker-Uslan producation of a Wes Craven film; produced by Benjamin Melniker and Michael E. Uslan; written and directed by Wes Craven
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1981 film
  • Based upon characters appearing in magazines published by DC Comics
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
595548
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780792868316
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616926685
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792868316
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen and full screen formats; NTSC; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Swamp thing, A Melniker-Uslan producation of a Wes Craven film; produced by Benjamin Melniker and Michael E. Uslan; written and directed by Wes Craven
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1981 film
  • Based upon characters appearing in magazines published by DC Comics
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
595548
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780792868316
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616926685
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792868316
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen and full screen formats; NTSC; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
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