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The beast from 20,000 fathoms / Warner Bros. Pictures ; producers, Hal Chester, Jack Dietz, and Bernard W. Burton ; screenplay by Lou morheim and Fred Freiberger ; director, Eugene Lourie.

Chester, Hal E. (Added Author). Dietz, Jack. (Added Author). Burton, Bernard W. (Added Author). Morheim, Lou, 1922-2013 (Added Author). Freiberger, Fred. (Added Author). LouriƩ, Eugene. (Added Author). Hubschmid, Paul, 1917-2002 (Added Author). Raymond, Paula (Added Author). Kellaway, Cecil, 1891-1973 (Added Author). Tobey, Kenneth, 1917-2002 (Added Author). Russell, John L., 1905-1967 (Added Author). Buttolph, David, 1902-1983 (Added Author). Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012 (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Paul Christian, Paula Raymond, Cecil Kellaway, Kenneth Tobey. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD SCIENCE FICTION BEAS (Text) 39231031510007 Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (79 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953.
Suggested by the Saturday Evening Post story by Ray Bradbury.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographer, Jack Russell ; music, David Buttolph.
Participant or Performer Note:
Paul Christian, Paula Raymond, Cecil Kellaway, Kenneth Tobey.
Summary, etc.:
An atom bomb test deep in the Arctic Circle disturbs the sleep of a giant rhedosaurus encased in ice for over 100 million years. The Beast swims down from the Arctic to New York City on a rampage of destruction and death.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, English, French, and Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Subject: Monsters > Drama.
Atomic bomb > Testing.
Monstruos > Teatro.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Horror films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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