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The signal / Magnet Releasing Popfilms and Shoreline Entertainment present an Alexander A. Motlagh production ; produced by Alexander A. Motlagh, Jacob Gentry ; screenplay, David Bruckner, Jacob Gentry, Dan Bush ; directed by David Bruckner, Jacob Gentry, Dan Bush.

Motlagh, Alexander A. (Added Author). Gentry, Jacob. (Added Author). Bruckner, David. (Added Author). Bush, Dan. (Added Author). Bowen, A. J., 1977- (Added Author). Ramsey, Anessa. (Added Author). Welborn, Justin. (Added Author). Poythress, Scott. (Added Author). Christian, Sahr Cheri. (Added Author). McKnight, Chad. (Added Author). Magnet Releasing (Firm) (Added Author). Popfilms (Firm) (Added Author). Shoreline Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). A.J. Bowen, Anessa Ramsey, Justin Welborn, Scott Poythress, Sahr Cheri Christian, Chad McKnight. (Cast).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville DVD 791.43 SIG (Text) 39230031117797 Adult Video-R Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Bookmobile DVD HORROR SIGN (Text) 39231031622836 Bookmobile Stacks--Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: Deleted scenes; "Inside Terminus: the making of The signal" featurette; "Signal breakdown" featurette; transmission intro; "Transmission 14: technical difficulties" featurette; "Transmission 23: the return" featurette; "Transmission 37: crosstown traffic" featurette; "The Hap Hapgood story" (short film); "The signal;" directors commentary.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Ben Lovett ; production designer, Lisa Yeiser ; special makeup effects designer, Toby Sells ; makeup, Gretchen Mathis.
Participant or Performer Note:
A.J. Bowen, Anessa Ramsey, Justin Welborn, Scott Poythress, Sahr Cheri Christian, Chad McKnight.
Summary, etc.:
New Year's Eve in the city of Terminus. Chaos is this year's resolution. Imagine every cell phone, radio, and television suddenly broadcasting the same mysterious signal over and over. Now imagine these transmissions evoking violent, uncontrollable, psychotic chaos from everyone who comes in contact with them. The signal begins to invade the minds of everyday citizens. Suddenly struck by the power of the insidious transmissions, they are compelled to kill or be killed.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R; for strong brutal bloody violence throughout, pervasive language and brief nudity.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., NTSC.
Language Note:
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Telecommunication systems > Drama.
Sound > Transmission > Drama.
Radio > Interference > Drama.
Murderers > Drama.
Sistemas de telecomunicaciĆ³n > Teatro.
Sonido > Aparatos e instrumentos > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Horror films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thriller > Feature.
Horror > Feature.
Science fiction > Feature.
Feature films.
Suspense films.
Horror films.
Science fiction films.

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