The Resource The thing, directed by John Carpenter

The thing, directed by John Carpenter

Label
The thing
Title
The thing
Statement of responsibility
directed by John Carpenter
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the winter of 1982, a twelve-man research team at a remote Antarctic research station discovers an alien buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Soon unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, creates terror, and begins kiling the researchers one by one
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T456 2016
PerformerNote
Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David, Richard Masur
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carpenter, John
  • Russell, Kurt
  • Brimley, Wilford
  • David, Keith
  • Masur, Richard
  • Scream Factory (Firm)
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aliens
  • Terrorists
  • Murder
  • Aliens
  • Murder
  • Terrorists
Technique
live action
Label
The thing, directed by John Carpenter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Widescreen (2.35:1)
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
ocn956323396
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663169508
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF16950
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)956323396
System details
Blu-ray; Widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The thing, directed by John Carpenter
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Widescreen (2.35:1)
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
ocn956323396
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663169508
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF16950
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)956323396
System details
Blu-ray; Widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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