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Cocoon / Twentieth Century Fox presents a Zanuck/Brown production ; a Ron Howard film ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Ron Howard.

Howard, Ron. (Added Author). Benedek, Tom. (Added Author). Zanuck, Richard D. (Added Author). Brown, David, 1916-2010 (Added Author). Zanuck, Lili Fini. (Added Author). Ameche, Don. (Added Author). Brimley, Wilford, 1935- (Added Author). Cronyn, Hume. (Added Author). Dennehy, Brian. (Added Author). Gilford, Jack. (Added Author). Guttenberg, Steve, 1958- (Added Author). Stapleton, Maureen. (Added Author). Tandy, Jessica. (Added Author). Verdon, Gwen. (Added Author). Peterman, Donald. (Added Author). Hill, Michael. (Added Author). Hanley, Daniel. (Added Author). Horner, James. (Added Author). Saperstein, David. Cocoon. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn, Brian Dennehy, Jack Gilford, Steve Guttenberg, Maureen Stapleton, Jessica Tandy, Gwen Verdon. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2002.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Based on the story by David Saperstein.
Dual layer; presented in 1.85:1 aspect ratio.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Don Peterman; editors, Michael Hill, Daniel Hanley; music, James Horner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn, Brian Dennehy, Jack Gilford, Steve Guttenberg, Maureen Stapleton, Jessica Tandy, Gwen Verdon.
Summary, etc.:
When the Antareans, advanced beings from another planet, arrive at an old age home in Florida, the senior citizens there get a second chance at being young in this story of youth, old age, and how people choose to live their lives.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital.
Language Note:
In English, with English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, Thai subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Older people > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Science fiction films.

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