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The Resource Village of the damned, Universal Pictures presents ; an Alphaville production ; screenplay by David Himmelstein ; produced by Michael Preger and Sandy King ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)

Village of the damned, Universal Pictures presents ; an Alphaville production ; screenplay by David Himmelstein ; produced by Michael Preger and Sandy King ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)

Label
Village of the damned
Title
Village of the damned
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents ; an Alphaville production ; screenplay by David Himmelstein ; produced by Michael Preger and Sandy King ; directed by John Carpenter
Title variation
John Carpenter's Village of the damned
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"Something is terribly wrong in the tiny village of Midwich. After an unseen force invades a quiet coastal town, ten women mysteriously find themselves pregnant. Local physician Dr. Alan Chaffee and government scientist Dr. Susan Verner join forces when the women simultaneously give birth-- and the reign of horror begins"--Container
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gary B. Kibbe ; edited by Edward A. Warschilka ; music by John Carpenter & Dave Davies
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English or dubbed French, with optional Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.V5436 1998
PerformerNote
Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, Linda Kozlowski, Michael Paré, Mark Hamill, Meredith Salenger, Peter Jason, Constance Forslund, Pippa Pearthree, Karen Kahn, Thomas Dekker, Lindsey Haun
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1948-
  • 1952-2004
  • 1944-
  • 1947-
  • 1910-1995
  • 1903-1969
  • 1918-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Himmelstein, David
  • Preger, Michael
  • King, Sandy
  • Carpenter, John
  • Reeve, Christopher
  • Alley, Kirstie
  • Kozlowski, Linda
  • Paré, Michael
  • Hamill, Mark
  • Salenger, Meredith
  • Jason, Peter
  • Davies, Dave
  • Rilla, Wolf
  • Barclay, George
  • Wyndham, John
  • Silliphant, Stirling
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Alphaville Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Science fiction films
  • Horror films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Village of the damned, Universal Pictures presents ; an Alphaville production ; screenplay by David Himmelstein ; produced by Michael Preger and Sandy King ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: The Midwich cuckoos / by John Wyndham and on the screenplay: Village of the damned / by Stirling Silliphant, Wolf Rilla & George Barclay
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Special features: production notes (7 p.); cast & filmmakers bios (Reeve, Alley, Kozlowski, Paré, Carpenter); theatrical trailer
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
ocm40658414
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen format 2.35:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780783230429
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00025192044427
  • 025192044427
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20444
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40658414
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English or Dolby digital 3.0 surround in French
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Village of the damned, Universal Pictures presents ; an Alphaville production ; screenplay by David Himmelstein ; produced by Michael Preger and Sandy King ; directed by John Carpenter, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: The Midwich cuckoos / by John Wyndham and on the screenplay: Village of the damned / by Stirling Silliphant, Wolf Rilla & George Barclay
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Special features: production notes (7 p.); cast & filmmakers bios (Reeve, Alley, Kozlowski, Paré, Carpenter); theatrical trailer
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
ocm40658414
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen format 2.35:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780783230429
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00025192044427
  • 025192044427
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20444
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40658414
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English or Dolby digital 3.0 surround in French
Video recording format
DVD

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