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Alien / [videorecording] / produced by Gordon Carroll, David Giler, Walter Hill ; directed by Ridley Scott ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon.

Goldsmith, Jerry. (Added Author). Scott, Ridley. (Added Author). Weaver, Sigourney, 1949- (Added Author). Hill, Walter, 1942- (Added Author). Giler, David. (Added Author). Carroll, Gordon, 1928- (Added Author). Skerritt, Tom. (Added Author). O'Bannon, Dan. (Added Author). Rawlings, Terry. (Added Author). Vanlint, Derek. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hamlet Branch Library SCI ALI (Text) 30063001026832 DVD SCIENCE FICTION Available -
Schricker Main Library SCI ALI (Text) 30032001559787 DVD SCIENCE FICTION Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 116 min.) : sd., col ; 4 3/4 in. + inlay booklet ([8] p.) in container.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c1999.

Content descriptions

General Note: Region 1 DVD. Colour recording system: NTSC.
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1).
With: audio commentary by Ridley Scott ; deleted scenes ; artwork and photo galleries ; original storyboards ; isolated original score ; alternate music track ; theatrical trailers ; screensaver and Web links.
English or French language tracks ; optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Censorship classification : R (Restricted audience).
Catalogued from container.
First released as a motion picture by Twentieth Century-Fox, 1979.
A Brandywine-Ronald Shusett production.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Jerry Goldsmith ; editor, Terry Rawlings ; photography, Derek Vanlint ; story, Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett.
Participant or Performer Note: Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto.
Summary, etc.: This chilling suspense thriller is set far away in space and time. Seven astronauts are returning in their battered ship for some well earned leave when they hear a distress call. When they answer it they become the victims of an alien creature of unspeakable horror.
Target Audience Note: Censorship rating: M.
Subject: Feature films.
Horror films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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