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The Resource Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami, (videorecording)

Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami, (videorecording)

Label
Battle beyond the stars
Title
Battle beyond the stars
Statement of responsibility
New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seven mercenaries are recruited from throughout the galaxy to save a peaceful planet from the threat of an evil tyrant bent on dominating the entire universe. Among them are a lizard-like humanoid, a space cowboy, a female warrior, and a brooding killer-for-hire
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Daniel Lacambre ; art direction, James Cameron, Charles Breen ; editor, Allan Holzman, R.J. Kizer ; music, James Horner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B38 2011
PerformerNote
Richard Thomas, Robert Vaughn, John Saxon, George Peppard, Darlene Fluegel, Sybil Danning, Sam Jaffe, Jeff Corey, Morgan Woodward, Marta Kristen, Julia Duffy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-1996
  • 1950-
  • 1933-2014
  • 1951-
  • 1932-
  • 1935-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carlin, Ed
  • Sayles, John
  • Dyer, Anne
  • Murakami, Jimmy T.
  • Thomas, Richard
  • Vaughn, Robert
  • Saxon, John
  • Peppard, George
  • Horner, James
  • Cameron, James
  • Breen, Charles
  • New World Pictures (Firm)
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
Runtime
104
Series statement
Roger Corman's cult classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mercenary troops
  • Human-alien encounters
Technique
live action
Label
Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Commentary by writer John Sayles and Roger Corman; commentary by production manager Gale Anne Hurd; The man who would be Shade, new interview with actor Richard Thomas; Space opera on a shoestring, a comprehensive look at the technical challenges and postproduction of the film with Aaron Lipstadt, Alec Gills, Alex Hajdu, Allan Holzman, R.J. Kizer, Robert & Dennis Skotak, Thom Shouse and Tony Randel; trailer, TV and radio spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn741195352
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.)
Isbn
9781603993388
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663116601
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF-11660
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)741195352
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Battle beyond the stars, New World Pictures ; produced by Ed Carlin ; screenplay by John Sayles ; story by John Sayles and Anne Dyer ; directed by Jimmy T. Murakami, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Commentary by writer John Sayles and Roger Corman; commentary by production manager Gale Anne Hurd; The man who would be Shade, new interview with actor Richard Thomas; Space opera on a shoestring, a comprehensive look at the technical challenges and postproduction of the film with Aaron Lipstadt, Alec Gills, Alex Hajdu, Allan Holzman, R.J. Kizer, Robert & Dennis Skotak, Thom Shouse and Tony Randel; trailer, TV and radio spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn741195352
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.)
Isbn
9781603993388
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663116601
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF-11660
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)741195352
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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