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Lifeforce / Tri-Star Pictures ; a Cannon Group Picture ; produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus ; directed by Tobe Hooper ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon and Don Jakoby.

O'Bannon, Dan. (Added Author). Jakoby, Don. (Added Author). Hooper, Tobe, 1943-2017 (Added Author). Railsback, Steve, 1948- (Added Author). Firth, Peter, 1953- (Added Author). Finlay, Frank, 1926-2016 (Added Author). Guthrie, James, composer. (Added Author). Mancini, Henry. (Added Author). Kamen, Michael. (Added Author). Wilson, Colin, 1931-2013 Space vampires. (Added Author). Tri-Star Pictures. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Steve Railsback, Peter Firth, Frank Finlay, Nicholas Ball, Mathilda May. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD SF/FANT LIF (Text) 34304000722356 Adult - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792838610
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel The space vampires by Colin Wilson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Features: scene selection, theatrical trailer, additional footage.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Alan Hume; production design, John Graysmark; film editor, John Grover; music, James Guthrie, Henry Mancini, Michael Kamen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Steve Railsback, Peter Firth, Frank Finlay, Nicholas Ball, Mathilda May.
Summary, etc.:
When a space exploration team travels to examine Halley's Comet, they find an alien spacecraft whose occupants carry a deadly secret. Spacelings take over the bodies of the humans and return to earth.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Life on other planets > Drama.
Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Wilson, Colin, 1931-2013 > Film and video adaptation.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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