The Resource Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers, Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel, (videorecording)

Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers, Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel, (videorecording)

Label
Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers
Title
Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers
Statement of responsibility
Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel
Title variation
Invasion of the body snatchers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 1994 by the Library of Congress.
Cataloging source
FDL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Invasion of the body snatchers (Motion picture : 1956)
Credits note
Director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks; music, Carmen Dragon; editor, Robert S. Eisen
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I58 2012
PerformerNote
Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones, Jean Willes, Ralph Dumke, Virginia Christine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1991
  • 1894-1968
  • 1902-1977
  • 1904-1993
  • 1914-2010
  • 1930-1983
  • 1915-1996
  • 1900-1964
  • 1920-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Siegel, Don
  • Wanger, Walter
  • Mainwaring, Daniel
  • Dragon, Carmen
  • Fredericks, Ellsworth
  • Eisen, Robert S
  • McCarthy, Kevin
  • Wynter, Dana
  • Jones, Carolyn
  • Gates, Larry
  • Donovan, King
  • Willes, Jean
  • Dumke, Ralph
  • Christine, Virginia
  • Finney, Jack
  • Allied Artists Pictures Corporation
  • Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Olive Films
Runtime
80
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doppelgängers
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Life on other planets
  • Man-woman relationships
  • California
  • Doppelgängers
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Life on other planets
  • Man-woman relationships
  • California
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers, Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Collier's magazine serial by Jack Finney
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn805411133
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090034302
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
OF343
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)805411133
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Region 1 ; widescreen (2.00:1) superscope presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers, Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Collier's magazine serial by Jack Finney
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn805411133
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090034302
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
OF343
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)805411133
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Region 1 ; widescreen (2.00:1) superscope presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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