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The Resource The day the earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise

The day the earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise

Label
The day the earth stood still
Title
The day the earth stood still
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A visitor from outer space comes with the warning that unless war is abolished, Earth will be destroyed by the more advanced planets of the universe
Member of
Awards note
Golden Globe Award, 1951.
Cataloging source
JHE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay, Edmund H. North ; music, Bernard Herrmann ; director of photography, Leo Tover ; special photographic effects, Fred Sersen
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Closed captioned. Sound tracks in English (stereo.), English (mono.), French (mono.), and Spanish (mono., ) with option subtitles in English and Spanish (feature film only)
PerformerNote
Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe, Billy Gray, Frances Bavier, and Lock Martin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1911-1990
  • 1911-1975
  • 1902-1964
  • 1890-1962
  • 1926-2010
  • 1891-1984
  • 1938-
  • 1902-1989
  • 1916-1959
  • 1900-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blaustein, Julian
  • Wise, Robert
  • North, Edmund H.
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Tover, Leo
  • Sersen, Fred
  • Rennie, Michael
  • Neal, Patricia
  • Marlowe, Hugh
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • Gray, Billy
  • Bavier, Frances
  • Martin, Lock
  • Bates, Harry
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
92
Series statement
Studio classic
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Videodiscs
Technique
live action
Label
The day the earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD (NTSC Region 1)
  • Full frame format (Aspect ratio 1.33:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on a story "Farewell to the Master" by Harry Bates
  • Special features include optional THX optimizer; audio commentary by Robert Wise and Nicolas Meyer; 70-minute Making the Earth stand still; Movietone Newsreel (1951); Restoration comparison; 5 still galleries; shooting script; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Side A. Feature film ; theatrical trailer ; Movietone newsreel (1951) -- Side B. Documentary "Making the Earth Stand Still" (70 min.) ; restoration comparison ; still galleries ; trailers
Control code
839053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543050056
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
5
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 839053
  • (OCoLC)51843090
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The day the earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Robert Wise
Publication
Note
  • DVD (NTSC Region 1)
  • Full frame format (Aspect ratio 1.33:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on a story "Farewell to the Master" by Harry Bates
  • Special features include optional THX optimizer; audio commentary by Robert Wise and Nicolas Meyer; 70-minute Making the Earth stand still; Movietone Newsreel (1951); Restoration comparison; 5 still galleries; shooting script; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Side A. Feature film ; theatrical trailer ; Movietone newsreel (1951) -- Side B. Documentary "Making the Earth Stand Still" (70 min.) ; restoration comparison ; still galleries ; trailers
Control code
839053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543050056
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
5
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 839053
  • (OCoLC)51843090
Video recording format
DVD

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