Coverart for item
The Resource Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (Blu-ray DVD)

Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (Blu-ray DVD)

Label
Snowpiercer
Title
Snowpiercer
Statement of responsibility
Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho
Contributor
Actor
Actor
Screenwriter
Film director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful ride
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violence, language and drug content
Language note
English or Korean dialogue; Spanish or English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Jamie Bell, John Hurt, Ed Harris, Alison Pill, Octavia Spencer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1981-
  • 1986-
  • 1940-
  • 1950-
  • 1985-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pong, Chun-ho
  • Evans, Chris
  • Swinton, Tilda
  • Bell, Jamie
  • Jeong, Tae Sung
  • Nam, Steven
  • Chan-Wook, Park
  • Hun, Lee Tae
  • Masterson, Kelly
  • Hurt, John
  • Harris, Ed
  • Pill, Alison
  • Spencer, Octavia
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
  • RADiUS TWC (Firm)
  • CJ Ent'ŏt'einmŏnt'ŭ (Firm)
  • Union Investment Partners
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroad trains
  • Social classes
  • Disasters
  • Feature films
  • Science fiction films
  • Action and adventure films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (Blu-ray DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Critics' commentary hosted by Scott Weinberg; The birth of Snowpiercer; The characters; Animated prologue; Concept art galler; Chris Evans & Tild Swinton on "Snowpiercer"; The train brought to life: behind the scenes of a special screening; Transperceneige: from the blank page to the black screen
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132622637
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
BD62263
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890237779
  • (OCoLC)ocn890237779
  • 660115
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen, Region A
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Snowpiercer, Radius-TWC, the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; producers, Tae Sung Jeong, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho, (Blu-ray DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Critics' commentary hosted by Scott Weinberg; The birth of Snowpiercer; The characters; Animated prologue; Concept art galler; Chris Evans & Tild Swinton on "Snowpiercer"; The train brought to life: behind the scenes of a special screening; Transperceneige: from the blank page to the black screen
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132622637
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
BD62263
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890237779
  • (OCoLC)ocn890237779
  • 660115
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen, Region A
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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