The Resource The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Edmund H. North, (videorecording)

The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Edmund H. North, (videorecording)

Label
The day the Earth stood still
Title
The day the Earth stood still
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Edmund H. North
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., capturing the attention of the world. But the peaceful alien emissary it brings fails to earn the public's trust. When a young woman and her son befriend him, they soon realize they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English, Cantonese or Mandarin subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1911-1982
  • 1914-2005
  • 1911-1990
  • 1900-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rennie, Michael
  • Neal, Patricia
  • Marlowe, Hugh
  • Blaustein, Julian
  • Wise, Robert
  • North, Edmund H.
  • Bates, Harry
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
92
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  • Human-alien encounters
  • Washington (D.C.)
Technique
live action
Label
The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Edmund H. North, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/twt2255466b.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on a story by Harry Bates
  • Special features: Interactive theremin: create your own score and Gort command!; interactive game; commentary by director Robert Wise and Nicholas Meyer; all-new commentary by film and music historians John Morgan, Steven Smith, William Stromberg and Nick Redman; isolated score track; all-new featurettes: The mysterious, melodious theremin ; Main title live performance by Peter Pringle ; The making of The day the Earth stood still ; Decoding "Klaatu barada nikto" ' Science fiction as metaphor ; A brief history of flying saucers ; The astounding Harry Bates ; Edmund North: the man who made the Earth stand still; Race to oblivion, documentary short; Farewell to the master: a reading by Jamieson K. Price of the original Harry Bates short story; Fox movietonews (1951); trailers, interactive pressbook and still galleries
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn285603988
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray, full-frame ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543554660
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2255466
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)285603988
System details
Blu-ray Disc; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio, mono (English), 5.1 Dolby Digital (French, Spanish); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
other
Label
The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Edmund H. North, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/twt2255466b.gif
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on a story by Harry Bates
  • Special features: Interactive theremin: create your own score and Gort command!; interactive game; commentary by director Robert Wise and Nicholas Meyer; all-new commentary by film and music historians John Morgan, Steven Smith, William Stromberg and Nick Redman; isolated score track; all-new featurettes: The mysterious, melodious theremin ; Main title live performance by Peter Pringle ; The making of The day the Earth stood still ; Decoding "Klaatu barada nikto" ' Science fiction as metaphor ; A brief history of flying saucers ; The astounding Harry Bates ; Edmund North: the man who made the Earth stand still; Race to oblivion, documentary short; Farewell to the master: a reading by Jamieson K. Price of the original Harry Bates short story; Fox movietonews (1951); trailers, interactive pressbook and still galleries
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn285603988
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray, full-frame ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543554660
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
2255466
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)285603988
System details
Blu-ray Disc; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio, mono (English), 5.1 Dolby Digital (French, Spanish); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
other
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