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Contact / Warner Bros. Pictures presents a South Side Amusement Company production, a Robert Zmeckis film ; screenplay by James V. Hart and Michael Goldenberg ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis.

Electronic resources

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Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 9 total copies.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419885197
  • ISBN: 9781419885198
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special edition
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment : 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the story by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Special features includes 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks: Jodie Foster/Robert Zmeckis and Steve Starkey/Ken Ralston and Stephen Rosenbaum, computer animation concepts and tests, special effects designs, cast and crew bios, from novel to screen, creating a fantastic event, the message, construction the pod, alien encounters.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Don Burgess ; production design, Ed Verreaux ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri.
Participant or Performer Note: Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett.
Summary, etc.: After an astronomer discovers communication emanating from the star Vega, she leads an international team in deciphering it, and travels through space to contact the senders of the message.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Rated PG; for some intense action, mild language and a scene of sensuality.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen presentation; NTSC region 1; dual layer; Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby surround stereo.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English or French with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996 > Film adaptations.
Astronomers > Drama.
Women astronomers > Drama.
Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Life on other planets > Drama.
Outer space > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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