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The Resource War of the worlds, DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present ; an Amblin Entertainment, C/W production ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson, (videorecording)

War of the worlds, DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present ; an Amblin Entertainment, C/W production ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson, (videorecording)

Label
War of the worlds
Title
War of the worlds
Statement of responsibility
DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present ; an Amblin Entertainment, C/W production ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; narrator, Morgan Freeman ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designer, Rick Carter ; visual effects supervisor, Pablo Helman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for frightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing images
Language note
  • In English or dubbed French; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W37 2005
PerformerNote
  • Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Miranda Otto, Justin Chatwin, Tim Robbins, Rick Gonzalez, Yul Vazquez, Lenny Venito, Lisa Ann Walter
  • Narrator, Morgan Freeman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1954-
  • 1962-
  • 1994-
  • 1982-
  • 1958-
  • 1959-
  • 1932-
  • 1866-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Friedman, Josh
  • Koepp, David
  • Kennedy, Kathleen
  • Wilson, Colin
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Fanning, Dakota
  • Otto, Miranda
  • Chatwin, Justin
  • Robbins, Tim
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Kamiński, Janusz
  • Williams, John
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
  • Cruise/Wagner Productions (Firm)
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space warfare
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Fathers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
War of the worlds, DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present ; an Amblin Entertainment, C/W production ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: The war of the worlds / by H.G. Wells
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special feature: "Designing the enemy : tripods and aliens" featurette (14 min.)
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
Bar code
  • 31223121416227
  • 31223121416219
  • 31223121416284
  • 31223121416300
  • 31223111345907
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 1.85:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781417057849
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
678149439229
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
94392
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61494766
System details
DVD, region 1; DTS 5.1 surround in English; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English or French; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo. in English
Video recording format
DVD
Label
War of the worlds, DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present ; an Amblin Entertainment, C/W production ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: The war of the worlds / by H.G. Wells
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special feature: "Designing the enemy : tripods and aliens" featurette (14 min.)
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
Bar code
  • 31223121416227
  • 31223121416219
  • 31223121416284
  • 31223121416300
  • 31223111345907
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 1.85:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781417057849
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
678149439229
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
94392
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61494766
System details
DVD, region 1; DTS 5.1 surround in English; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English or French; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo. in English
Video recording format
DVD

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