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The Philadelphia experiment / New World Pictures & Cinema Group present a John Carpenter Production ; produced by Joel B. Michaels and Douglas Curtis ; directed by Stewart Raffill ; story by Wallace Bennett & Don Jakoby ; screenplay by William Gray and Michael Janover.

Raffill, Stewart. (Added Author). Paré, Michael. (Added Author). Allen, Nancy, 1950- (Added Author). Christmas, Eric. (Added Author). DiCicco, Bobby. (Added Author). New World Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Cinema Group. (Added Author). Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F PHI 3944 (Text) 34330512525271 AV - Movie Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Bevely Hills, Calif. : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture.
Participant or Performer Note:
Michael Paré, Nancy Allen, Eric Christmas, Bobby DiCicco.
Summary, etc.:
"Philadelphia 1943: a top-secret experiment is underway to make US Navy ships invisible to enemy radar, but something goes horribly wrong, and the Battleship Eldridge disappears. Two sailors jump overboard and are mysteriously transported 41 years into the future. On the run and trapped by the past, can they stop the experiment that has torn a hole in time?"--Container.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Dolby surround 5.1, widescreen presentation 1.85:1.
Language Note:
English; English subtitles for the deaf & hearing impaired; closed-captioned.
Subject: Time travel > Drama.
United States. Navy > Drama.
Radar > Experiments > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.

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