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Arrival / Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Filmnation Entertainment and Lava Bear Films ; a 21 Laps Entertainment production ; a Denis Villeneuve film ; produced by Shawn Levy, Dan Levine, Aaron Ryder, David Linde ; screenplay by Eric Heisserer ; directed by Denis Villeneuve.

Villeneuve, Denis, 1967- (film director.). Heisserer, Eric, (screenplay.). Levy, Shawn, 1968- (film producer.). Levine, Dan (Daniel J.), (film producer.). Ryder, Aaron, (film producer.). Linde, David, 1960- (film producer.). Adams, Amy, (actor.). Renner, Jeremy, (actor.). Whitaker, Forest, (actor.). Stuhlbarg, Michael, (actor.). Young, Bradford, (director of photography.). Walker, Joe, 1963- (editor of moving image work.). Jóhann Jóhannsson, 1969- (composer.). Chiang, Ted. Motion picture adaptaion of (work): Story of your life. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation, (presenter.). FilmNation Entertainment (Firm), (presenter.). Lava Bear Films, (presenter.). 21 Laps Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Director of photography, Bradford Young ; editor, Joe Walker ; music, Johann Johannsson. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 74 of 126 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

Current holds

5 current holds with 126 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood EDVD ARR (Text) 36626103803250 AV Entertainment DVD Checked out 08/21/2017

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, California : Paramount Pictures, [2017]
  • Badges:
    • Top Holds Over Last 5 Years: 5 / 5.0
    • Current Hold Count: 3 / 5.0

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the story "Story of your life" by Ted Chiang.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Bradford Young ; editor, Joe Walker ; music, Johann Johannsson.
Participant or Performer Note: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg.
Summary, etc.: When mysterious spacecraft touch down around the world, a team, including linguist Louise Banks, is brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers, and to find them, she will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief strong language.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language Note: English, French or Spanish dialogue; optional Spanish, English or French subtitles; Closed-captioned; English descriptive audio; closed-captioned in English.
Subject: Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Written communication > Drama.
Language and languages > Drama.
Seres extraterrestres > Teatro.
Genre: Detective and mystery films.
Science fiction films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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