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The man who fell to earth [videorecording] / Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings present for British Lion Films ; producers, Michael Deeley, Barry Spikings ; screenplay writer, Paul Mayersberg ; director Nicolas Roeg.

Deeley, Michael. (Added Author). Spikings, Barry. (Added Author). Mayersberg, Paul. (Added Author). Roeg, Nicolas, 1928- (Added Author). Bowie, David. (Added Author). Torn, Rip, 1931- (Added Author). Clark, Candy. (Added Author). Henry, Buck. (Added Author). Richmond, Anthony B., 1942- (Added Author). Clifford, Graeme. (Added Author). Phillips, John, 1935-2001 (Added Author). Tevis, Walter S. Man who fell to earth. (Added Author). British Lion Films. (Added Author). Anchor Bay Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Director of photography, Anthony Richmond ; editor, Graeme Clifford ; music director, John Phillips. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library DVD MAN (2 DISCS) (SCI-FIC) (Text) 39206019669595 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 139 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version (2.35:1).
  • Publisher: Troy, Mich. : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2003], c1976.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Based on the novel by Walter Tevis.
Special features: (Disc 2) "Watching the Alien"--An all new 24-minute featurette; theatrical trailer; TV spots; talent bios; poster and still gallery; original screenplay in DVD-ROM.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Anthony Richmond ; editor, Graeme Clifford ; music director, John Phillips.
Participant or Performer Note: David Bowie, Rip Torn, Candy Clark, Buck Henry.
Summary, etc.: An alien being comes to Earth to colonize its water riches but instead becomes head of a large corporation and is gradually destroyed by the pleasures, the technology, and the richness of life on earth.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, Dolby digital surround EX, DTS, EX, THX Digitally mastered.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Awards Note: Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 1977: Golden Scroll - Best Actor (David Bowie)
Subject: Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Chief executive officers > Drama.
Digital recordings.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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