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The Resource The thing, directed by John Carpenter, (VIDEORECORDING)

The thing, directed by John Carpenter, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
The thing
Title
The thing
Statement of responsibility
directed by John Carpenter
Title variation
John Carpenter's The thing
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in the winter of 1982 at a research station in Antarctica, a twelve-man research team finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, the THING creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
Cataloging source
AU@
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Thing (Motion picture : 1982)
Credits note
Screenplay, Bill Lancaster ; special visual effects, Albert Whitlock ; special effects, Roy Arbogast ; music, Ennio Morricone ; photography, Dean Cundey ; special make-up effects, Rob Bottin ; executive producer, Wilbur Stark ; editor, Todd Ramsey ; production design, John L. Lloyd ; producers, David Foster, Lawrence Turman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English or French language; optional subtitles in English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart, Charles Hallahan, Peter Maloney, Richard Masur, Donald Moffat, Joel Polis, Thomas Waites
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2020
  • 1956-
  • 1930-2018
  • 1948-
  • 1947-1997
  • 1910-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Russell, Kurt
  • Brimley, Wilford
  • Carter, T. K.
  • Clennon, David
  • David, Keith
  • Dysart, Richard
  • Hallahan, Charles
  • Masur, Richard
  • Moffat, Donald
  • Carpenter, John
  • Lancaster, Bill
  • Campbell, John W.
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Turman-Foster Company
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Antarctica
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The thing, directed by John Carpenter, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Disc characteristics: DVD Region 1
  • Originally released as a motion picture, 1982, by Universal Studios
  • Digitally recorded; stereo surround; THX digitally mastered
  • Based on the story "Who goes there?" by John W. Campbell
  • "A Turman-Foster Company production"--Screen
  • Includes bonus materials: Feature commentary with director John Carpenter and Kurt Russell -- John Carpenter's The Thing : terror takes shape -- Production background archive -- Cast production photographs -- Production art and storyboards
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
ocn225553379
Dimensions
12 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 DVD-video (NTSC) (109 min.)
Isbn
9781417010905
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20329
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)225553379
System details
Anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1): English version in Dolby Digital 5.1, French version in Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thing, directed by John Carpenter, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Note
  • Disc characteristics: DVD Region 1
  • Originally released as a motion picture, 1982, by Universal Studios
  • Digitally recorded; stereo surround; THX digitally mastered
  • Based on the story "Who goes there?" by John W. Campbell
  • "A Turman-Foster Company production"--Screen
  • Includes bonus materials: Feature commentary with director John Carpenter and Kurt Russell -- John Carpenter's The Thing : terror takes shape -- Production background archive -- Cast production photographs -- Production art and storyboards
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
ocn225553379
Dimensions
12 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 DVD-video (NTSC) (109 min.)
Isbn
9781417010905
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20329
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)225553379
System details
Anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1): English version in Dolby Digital 5.1, French version in Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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