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Soylent green [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Walter Seltzer and Russell Thacher ; screenplay by Stanley R. Greenberg ; directed by Richard Fleischer.

Seltzer, Walter, 1914- (Added Author). Thacher, Russell, 1919- (Added Author). Fleischer, Richard. (Added Author). Greenberg, Stanley R. (Added Author). Heston, Charlton. (Added Author). Taylor-Young, Leigh. (Added Author). Connors, Chuck, 1921-1992 (Added Author). Cotten, Joseph, 1905-1994 (Added Author). Peters, Brock. (Added Author). Kelly, Paula. (Added Author). Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973 (Added Author). Harrison, Harry, 1925- (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. (Added Author). Turner Entertainment Co. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 12 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur VID SOY DVD (Text) 34207001714717 VIDA Available -
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria DVD 605 (Text) 37521530492877 AMPL Adult DVD Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield DVD SOY (Text) 36803000915475 DVD Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown ADVD SOYLENT (Text) 79361000094747 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver DVD SF/FANT SOY (Text) 34304000674540 Adult - DVD Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland DVDa SOYLE DVD #6339 (Text) 76383000420517 Movies Available -
Monon Town and Township Public Library - Monon DVD SOY (Text) 36825000649143 DVD Collection Checked out 10/03/2016
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville DVD FIC SOY (Text) 37323001959066 MEDIA Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City DVD SCIFI & HORROR (Text) 30403001970599 DVD - SciFi & Horror Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library DVD Soylent (Text) 31208911816223 audiovisual Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419862065
  • ISBN: 9781419862069
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Turner Entertainment Co. : c2007.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Based on a novel by Harry Harrison.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
Special features include: Commentary by Leigh Taylor-Young and director Richard Fleischer; Vintage documentary "A look at the world of Soylent Green"; MGM's tribute to Edward G. Robinson's 101st film; Charlton Heston sci-fi movies essay; Theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Richard H. Kline ; editor, Samuel E. Beetley ; music, Fred Myrow ; costume designer, Pat Barto.
Participant or Performer Note: Charlton Heston, Leigh Taylor-Young, Chuck Connors, Joseph Cotten, Brock Peters, Paula Kelly, Edward G. Robinson.
Summary, etc.: Charlton Heston plays a cop in this 21st century science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely almost totally on a greenish, wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note: DVD; region 1; widescreen (letterbox, enhanced for widescreen TVs) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Language tracks in English or dubbed French, with optional English, French or Spanish subitles.
Subject: Overpopulation > Drama.
New York (N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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