The Resource Visit to a small planet, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Edmund Beloin and Henry Garson ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)

Visit to a small planet, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Edmund Beloin and Henry Garson ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)

Label
Visit to a small planet
Title
Visit to a small planet
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Edmund Beloin and Henry Garson ; directed by Norman Taurog
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Kreton, a childish alien who, against his teacher's will leaves his planet to visit the Earth, and lands in the backyard of a famous television journalist who doesn't believe in U.F.O's and aliens. Wanting to study humans but not able to fully understand them, Kreton makes a mess out of it, generating a lot of comic situations
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Loyal Griggs; music, Jack Nitzsche; editor, Jay Cassidy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.V5758 2017
PerformerNote
Jerry Lewis, Joan Blackman, Earl Holliman, Fred Clark, John Williams, Jerome Cowan, Gale Gordon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1981
  • 1925-2012
  • 1926-2017
  • 1938-
  • 1928-
  • 1914-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beloin, Edmund
  • Garson, Henry
  • Taurog, Norman
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Lewis, Jerry
  • Blackman, Joan
  • Holliman, Earl
  • Clark, Fred
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
85
Series statement
KL Studio Classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Human-alien encounters
Technique
live action
Label
Visit to a small planet, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Edmund Beloin and Henry Garson ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the play by Gore Vidal
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Film Historian James L. Neibaur; Trailer gallery
Bar code
  • 31223135640648
  • 31223135640622
  • 31223135640614
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
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329217365
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K21736
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1001960352
System details
DVD; Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Visit to a small planet, a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Edmund Beloin and Henry Garson ; directed by Norman Taurog, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the play by Gore Vidal
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Film Historian James L. Neibaur; Trailer gallery
Bar code
  • 31223135640648
  • 31223135640622
  • 31223135640614
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
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329217365
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K21736
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1001960352
System details
DVD; Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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