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The Resource The man who fell to earth, Studio Canal ; Anchor Bay ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; directed by Nicolas Roeg, (DVD videorecording)

The man who fell to earth, Studio Canal ; Anchor Bay ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; directed by Nicolas Roeg, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The man who fell to earth
Title
The man who fell to earth
Statement of responsibility
Studio Canal ; Anchor Bay ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; directed by Nicolas Roeg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Man Who Fell to Earth is a daring exploration of science fiction as an art form. The story of an alien on an elaborate rescue mission provides the launching pad for Roeg's visual tour de force, a formally adventurous examination of alienation
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Anthony Richmond ; music, John Phillips
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
David Bowie, Rip Torn, Candy Clark, Buck Henry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roeg, Nicolas
  • Bowie, David
  • Torn, Rip
  • Clark, Candy
  • Henry, Buck
  • Tevis, Walter S
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
139
Series statement
Criterion collection ;
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Chief executive officers
  • Feature films
  • Science fiction films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The man who fell to earth, Studio Canal ; Anchor Bay ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; directed by Nicolas Roeg, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1976
  • Based on the novel by Walter Tevis
  • Special features: new, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised by director Nicolas Roeg; exclusive audio commentary by Roeg and actors; performance, a compilation of new video interviews with actors; new video interview with screenwriter Paul Mayersberg; audio interviews with costume designer May Routh and production designer Brian Eatwell; multiple stills galleries, including Routh's costume sketches; behind-the-scenes photos; production and publicity stills, introduced by set photographer David James; gallery of posters from Roeg's films; trailers and television spots; an exclusive reprint of Walter Tevis's original novel, courtesy of Vintage books, and a booklet featuring a new essay on the film by critic Graham Fuller and an appreciation of Tevis by novelist Jack Matthews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (139 min.)
Isbn
9781559409643
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515016629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1616D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61199180
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The man who fell to earth, Studio Canal ; Anchor Bay ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; directed by Nicolas Roeg, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1976
  • Based on the novel by Walter Tevis
  • Special features: new, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised by director Nicolas Roeg; exclusive audio commentary by Roeg and actors; performance, a compilation of new video interviews with actors; new video interview with screenwriter Paul Mayersberg; audio interviews with costume designer May Routh and production designer Brian Eatwell; multiple stills galleries, including Routh's costume sketches; behind-the-scenes photos; production and publicity stills, introduced by set photographer David James; gallery of posters from Roeg's films; trailers and television spots; an exclusive reprint of Walter Tevis's original novel, courtesy of Vintage books, and a booklet featuring a new essay on the film by critic Graham Fuller and an appreciation of Tevis by novelist Jack Matthews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (139 min.)
Isbn
9781559409643
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515016629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1616D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61199180
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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