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The core / Paramount Pictures presents a David Foster/Cooper Layne/Sean Bailey production, a Jon Amiel film ; producers, David Foster, Cooper Layne, Sean Bailey ; writers, Cooper Layne, John Rogers ; director, Jon Amiel.

Foster, David, 1929- (Added Author). Layne, Cooper. (Added Author). Bailey, Sean, 1970- (Added Author). Rogers, John, 1944- (Added Author). Amiel, Jon. (Added Author). Eckhart, Aaron. (Added Author). Swank, Hilary. (Added Author). Lindo, Delroy, 1952- (Added Author). Tucci, Stanley. (Added Author). Qualls, DJ, 1978- (Added Author). Jenkins, Richard, 1953- (Added Author). Karyo, Tchéky, 1953- (Added Author). Greenwood, Bruce, 1956- (Added Author). Woodard, Alfre, 1953- (Added Author). Lindley, John. (Added Author). Rawlings, Terry. (Added Author). Young, Christopher, 1957- (Added Author). Lester, Dan. (Added Author). Harrison, Philip. (Added Author). McMurray, Gregory L. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author). Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Delroy Lindo, Stanley Tucci, D.J. Qualls, Richard Jenkins, Tcheky Karyo, Bruce Greenwood, Alfre Woodard. (Cast).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Widescreen DVD collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello DVD CORE (Text) 37743002256982 Adult Video DVD Available -
Swayzee PL - Swayzee PG-13 (Text) 76271000015657 PG-13 DVDs Available -
Walkerton-Lincoln Twp PL - Walkerton DVD (Text) 72712000009426 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792183576
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Paramount, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: commentary by director Jon Amiel; the making of "The core"; visual effects; 10 deleted/extended scenes with director commentary.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, John Lindley ; editor, Terry Rawlings ; music, Christopher Young ; costume designer, Dan Lester ; production designer, Philip Harrison ; visual effects supervisor, Gregory L. McMurray.
Participant or Performer Note:
Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Delroy Lindo, Stanley Tucci, D.J. Qualls, Richard Jenkins, Tcheky Karyo, Bruce Greenwood, Alfre Woodard.
Summary, etc.:
A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sci-fi/death situations and brief strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1 encoding, 5.1 Dolby digital, Dolby digital 2.0 surround sound.
Language Note:
English or French language; Closed-captioned.
Subject: Electromagnetic fields > Drama.
Nuclear activation analysis > Drama.
Digital recordings.
Earth (Planet) > Core > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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