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The Resource WarGames, United Artists Corporation ; writers, Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes ; producer, Harold Schneider ; director, John Badham, (DVD/)

WarGames, United Artists Corporation ; writers, Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes ; producer, Harold Schneider ; director, John Badham, (DVD/)

Label
WarGames
Title
WarGames
Statement of responsibility
United Artists Corporation ; writers, Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes ; producer, Harold Schneider ; director, John Badham
Title variation
War games
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Arthur B. Rubinstein ; executive producer, Leonard Goldberg
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rated PG
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
  • Audio tracks in English and French; subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W3395 1998
PerformerNote
Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, John Wood, Ally Sheedy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1962-
  • 1932-
  • 1930-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lasker, Lawrence
  • Parkes, Walter F
  • Schneider, Harold
  • Badham, John
  • Broderick, Matthew
  • Coleman, Dabney
  • Wood, John
  • Sheedy, Ally
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Computer war games
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
WarGames, United Artists Corporation ; writers, Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes ; producer, Harold Schneider ; director, John Badham, (DVD/)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of 1983 motion picture
  • Special features include feature-length audio commentary by the director and writers, trivia and production notes, and original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([7] pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40673782
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780792838463
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
027616705624
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
907056
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, letterbox widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English), Dolby Digital mono (French); closed-captioned
Label
WarGames, United Artists Corporation ; writers, Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes ; producer, Harold Schneider ; director, John Badham, (DVD/)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of 1983 motion picture
  • Special features include feature-length audio commentary by the director and writers, trivia and production notes, and original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([7] pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40673782
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780792838463
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
027616705624
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
907056
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, letterbox widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English), Dolby Digital mono (French); closed-captioned

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