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The Resource Invasion of the body snatchers, Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel, (videorecording)

Invasion of the body snatchers, Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel, (videorecording)

Label
Invasion of the body snatchers
Title
Invasion of the body snatchers
Statement of responsibility
Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • ita
  • eng
  • 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 terrifying race for his life, Dr. Miles Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UAP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed and conducted by Carmen Dragon ; production design, Edward Haworth, film editor, Robert S. Eisen ; sound, Ralph Butler ; special effects, Milt Rice ; set decorator, Joseph Kish
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
In English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed Italian with optional English, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I583 2002
PerformerNote
Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones, Jean Willes, Ralph Dumke, Virginia Christine, Tom Fadden, Kenneth Patterson, Guy Way, Eileen Stevens, Beatrice Maude, Jean Andren, Bobby Clark, Everett Glass, Dabbs Greer, Pat O'Malley, Guy Rennie, Marie Selland, Sam Peckinpah, Harry J. Vejar
Runtime
80
Series statement
Silver screen classics
Technique
live action
Label
Invasion of the body snatchers, Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks ; 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 produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: Interview with Kevin McCarthy; original theatrical trailer
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
ocm40988117
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Isbn
9780782009989
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153201826
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
52018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40988117
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen version (aspect ratio 2.35:1) on side A, full frame version on side B; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Invasion of the body snatchers, Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Collier's magazine serial by Jack Finney
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: Interview with Kevin McCarthy; original theatrical trailer
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
ocm40988117
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Isbn
9780782009989
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153201826
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
52018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40988117
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen version (aspect ratio 2.35:1) on side A, full frame version on side B; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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