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

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

Label
Invasion of the body snatchers
Title
Invasion of the body snatchers
Statement of responsibility
Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • ita
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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 race for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Cataloging source
MVP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Invasion of the body snatchers (Motion picture : 1956)
Credits note
Music, Carmen Dragon ; editing, Robert S. Eisen ; director of photography, Ellsworth Frederick
Language note
English, Spanish or Italian language soundtrack with optional subtitles in French or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones, Jean Willes, Ralph Dumke, Virginia Christine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1977
  • 1894-1968
  • 1912-1991
  • 1914-2010
  • 1915-1996
  • 1930-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Homes, Geoffrey
  • Wanger, Walter
  • Siegel, Don
  • Dragon, Carmen
  • McCarthy, Kevin
  • Wynter, Dana
  • Gates, Larry
  • Donovan, King
  • Jones, Carolyn
  • Finney, Jack
  • Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc
  • Republic Pictures Corporation
  • Allied Artists Pictures Corporation
  • Republic Entertainment Inc
Runtime
80
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doppelgängers
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Life on other planets
  • Man-woman relationships
  • California
Technique
live action
Label
Invasion of the body snatchers, Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Original widescreen version on side A, full frame version on side B
  • Based on the Collier's magazine serial by Jack Finney
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Complete digitally remastered version of the black and white film from the original film negative
  • Special features include: Interview with Kevin McCarthy ; original threatrical trailer
  • Not rated
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Side A. Original theatrical] widescreen -- [Side B] Full screen
Control code
54383023
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 80 min.)
Isbn
9780782009989
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
017153201826
Other physical details
sound, black and white, double-sided
Publisher number
52018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; Dolby digital, widescreen version & full frame version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Invasion of the body snatchers, Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Original widescreen version on side A, full frame version on side B
  • Based on the Collier's magazine serial by Jack Finney
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Complete digitally remastered version of the black and white film from the original film negative
  • Special features include: Interview with Kevin McCarthy ; original threatrical trailer
  • Not rated
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Side A. Original theatrical] widescreen -- [Side B] Full screen
Control code
54383023
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 80 min.)
Isbn
9780782009989
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
017153201826
Other physical details
sound, black and white, double-sided
Publisher number
52018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format ; Dolby digital, widescreen version & full frame version
Video recording format
DVD

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