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The Resource The dark crystal, the Jim Henson Company presents ; directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz ; produced by Jim Henson and Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by David Odell ; story by Jim Henson, (videorecording)

The dark crystal, the Jim Henson Company presents ; directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz ; produced by Jim Henson and Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by David Odell ; story by Jim Henson, (videorecording)

Label
The dark crystal
Title
The dark crystal
Statement of responsibility
the Jim Henson Company presents ; directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz ; produced by Jim Henson and Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by David Odell ; story by Jim Henson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
  • fre
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Mystics fight to overthrow the evil Skeksis and take back comtrol of their planet. When Jen, a member of the Gelfling tribe, sets out to find the crystal's missing shard, his dangerous journey brings him face to face with monsters at every turn. Determined to restore peace to their planet, Jen will not back down
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; music, Trevor Jones ; conceptual designer, Brian Froud
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English or dubbed Japanese dialogue with English, French or Japanese subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.F36
LC item number
J56 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949 March 23-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Henson, Jim
  • Oz, Frank
  • Kurtz, Gary
  • Odell, David
  • Jones, Trevor
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Jim Henson Company
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tribes
  • Crystals
  • Peace
  • Tribes
  • Crystals
  • Peace
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Label
The dark crystal, the Jim Henson Company presents ; directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz ; produced by Jim Henson and Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by David Odell ; story by Jim Henson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Title from container
  • Special features: Disc 1: New commentary by Brian Froud. Disc 2: Original making of documentary "The world of The dark crystal;" deleted scenes; work print scenes; character drawings; reflections of The dark crystal: "Light on the path of creation" and "Shard of illusion"; two all new behind-the-scenes documentaries that include rediscovered footage from the Henson archives and newly-recorded interviews with the people who created The dark crystal
Bar code
31223087520251
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 93 min.)
Isbn
9781424852420
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396185807
  • 00043396185807
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
18580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1001833606
  • (OCoLC)154339279
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, high definition transfer
Terms governing use
Thses discs are copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The dark crystal, the Jim Henson Company presents ; directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz ; produced by Jim Henson and Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by David Odell ; story by Jim Henson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Title from container
  • Special features: Disc 1: New commentary by Brian Froud. Disc 2: Original making of documentary "The world of The dark crystal;" deleted scenes; work print scenes; character drawings; reflections of The dark crystal: "Light on the path of creation" and "Shard of illusion"; two all new behind-the-scenes documentaries that include rediscovered footage from the Henson archives and newly-recorded interviews with the people who created The dark crystal
Bar code
31223087520251
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 93 min.)
Isbn
9781424852420
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396185807
  • 00043396185807
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
18580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1001833606
  • (OCoLC)154339279
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, high definition transfer
Terms governing use
Thses discs are copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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