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The monster that challenged the world / Jules V. Levy, Arthur Gardner, Arnold Laven present a United Artists release ; Gramercy Pictures ; screenplay by Pat Fielder from a story by David Duncan ; produced by Jules V. Levy, Arthur Gardner ; directed by Arnold Laven. It! : the terror from beyond space / Vogue Pictures ; produced by Robert E. Kent, Edward Small ; written by Jerome Bixby ; directed by Edward L. Cahn.

Holt, Tim, 1918-1973 (Added Author). Dalton, Audrey. (Added Author). Conried, Hans. (Added Author). Darrow, Barbara. (Added Author). Showalter, Max. (Added Author). Warde, Harlan,-1980. (Added Author). Fielder, Pat, 1929- (Added Author). Roemheld, Heinz, 1901-1985 (Added Author). Faure, John D. (Added Author). Levey, Jules, 1896-1975 (Added Author). Gardner, Arthur, 1910- (Added Author). Laven, Arnold. (Added Author). Duncan, David, 1913-1999 (Added Author). Kent, Robert E. (Added Author). Bixby, Jerome, 1923-1998 (Added Author). Cahn, Edward L., 1899-1963 (Added Author). Thompson, Marshall, 1925-1992 (Added Author). Patterson, Shirley, 1922-1995 (Added Author). Spalding, Kim. (Added Author). Doran, Ann. (Added Author). Greer, Dabbs, 1917-2007 (Added Author). Langton, Paul, 1913-1980 (Added Author). Bice, Robert, 1913-1968 (Added Author). Peach, Kenneth. (Added Author). Glasgow, William. (Added Author). Whytock, Grant. (Added Author). Sawtell, Paul, 1906-1971 (Added Author). Shefter, Bert, 1902-1999 (Added Author). Masters, Jack. (Added Author). United Artists Corporation. (Added Author). Gramercy Pictures (Added Author). Vogue Pictures, Inc. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0792861337
  • ISBN: 9780792861331
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (double-sided) (153 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, [c2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Container title.
"Double feature."
Originally produced as motion pictures: The monster that challenged the world in 1957, It! : the terror from beyond space in 1958.
Includes original theatrical trailer for "It."
Formatted Contents Note:
Side A. Monster that challenged the world (84 min.) -- Side B. It! : the terror from beyond space (69 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
The monster that challenged the world: music, Heinz Roemheld ; director of photography, Lester White ; editor, John D. Faure.
It! : the terror from beyond space: director of photography, Kenneth Peach ; art director, William Glasgow ; editor, Grant Whytock ; music, Paul Sawtell, Bert Shefter ; costume designer, Jack Masters.
Participant or Performer Note:
The monster that challenged the world: Tim Holt, Audrey Dalton, Hans Conried, Barbara Darrow, Casey Adams, Harlan Warde.
It! : the terror from beyond space: Marshall Thompson, Shawn Smith, Kim Spalding, Ann Doran, Dabbs Greer, Paul Langton, Robert Bice.
Summary, etc.:
The monster that challenged the world: An earthquake in California's Salton Sea releases giant prehistorc mollusks that menace mankind.
It!: In 1973, the first manned expedition to Mars is marooned. By the time a rescue mission arrives, only the leader of the expedition is left alive. He is accused of murdering his crew and is taken into custody. As the rescue ship returns to earth, the real killer, a life-devouring monster that has stowed aboard, begins attacking the crew. The remaining crew must find some way to stop it before the ship returns to a panic-striken Earth.
Target Audience Note:
Monster that challenged the world; Rated G. It!; Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1, NTSC, full screen; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Monsters > Drama.
Snails > Drama.
Mars (Planet) > Drama.
Space rescue operations > Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings > Drama.
Genre: Horror films
Science fiction films

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