The Resource Alien, Twentienth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)

Alien, Twentienth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)

Label
Alien
Title
Alien
Statement of responsibility
Twentienth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the first chapter of the terrifying Alien saga, the crew of the spaceship Nostromo answers a distress signal from a desolate planet, only to discover a deadly life form that breeds within human hosts. Now the crew members must fight not only for their own survival, but for the survival of all humankind
Awards note
Academy Award Winners.
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Jerry Goldsmith
Intended audience
MPAA rated: R for sci-fi violence/gore and language. Special features are unrated. May not be in high definition, and are not closed captioned
Language note
English, French, Spanish audio; English, French, Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Yaphet Kotto, Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Ian Holm, John Hurt, Veronica Cartwright
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skerritt, Tom
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Cartwright, Veronica
  • Giler, David
  • Hill, Walter
  • Scott, Ridley
  • Shusett, Ronald
  • O'Bannon, Dan
  • Carroll, Gordon
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
116
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alien, Twentienth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Includes the 1979 theatrical version and 2003 director's cut. Audio commentary by director Ridley Scott, cast and crew. Audio commentary by Ridley Scott (theatrical version only). Introduction by Ridley Scott (Director's cut only). Final theatrical isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith. Composer's original isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith. Deleted and extended scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray ; widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543711193
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2271119
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn714896137
System details
Blu-ray
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Alien, Twentienth Century Fox ; produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler and Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Includes the 1979 theatrical version and 2003 director's cut. Audio commentary by director Ridley Scott, cast and crew. Audio commentary by Ridley Scott (theatrical version only). Introduction by Ridley Scott (Director's cut only). Final theatrical isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith. Composer's original isolated score by Jerry Goldsmith. Deleted and extended scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray ; widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543711193
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2271119
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn714896137
System details
Blu-ray
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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