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The Resource The Thing from another world, an RKO Radio picture ; Winchester Pictures Corporation presents Howard Hawks' production ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; producer, Howard Hawks ; directed by Christian Nyby, (videorecording)

The Thing from another world, an RKO Radio picture ; Winchester Pictures Corporation presents Howard Hawks' production ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; producer, Howard Hawks ; directed by Christian Nyby, (videorecording)

Label
The Thing from another world
Title
The Thing from another world
Statement of responsibility
an RKO Radio picture ; Winchester Pictures Corporation presents Howard Hawks' production ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; producer, Howard Hawks ; directed by Christian Nyby
Title variation
Howard Hawks' production The thing from another world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Arctic researchers discover a huge, frozen alien inside a crash-landed UFO, who emerges from icy captivity to terrorize humans
Cataloging source
HFU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; film editor, Roland Gross ; music Dimitri Tiomkin
Date time place
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
Language note
Closed captioned. In English with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
James Arness, Margaret Sheridan, Kenneth Tobey, Robert Cornthwaite, Douglas Spencer, James Young, Dewey Martin, Robert Nichols, William Self, Eduard Franz, Sally Creighton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-2011
  • 1926-1982
  • 1917-2002
  • 1917-2006
  • 1913-1993
  • 1896-1977
  • 1910-1976
  • 1910-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arness, James
  • Sheridan, Margaret
  • Tobey, Kenneth
  • Cornthwaite, Robert
  • Nyby, Christian
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Lederer, Charles
  • Campbell, John W.
  • Winchester Pictures Corporation
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • RKO Radio Pictures
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Aliens
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Thing from another world, an RKO Radio picture ; Winchester Pictures Corporation presents Howard Hawks' production ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; producer, Howard Hawks ; directed by Christian Nyby, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story, Who goes there? by John W. Campbell Jr
  • Includes theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53194574
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9780780643451
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43615 THING ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; wjm ; [B16MD054, #1 , 4@14.99, LAP/DDG ]
Other control number
053939668629
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
T6686
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53194574
  • (Sirsi) o53194574
  • o53194574
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono ; region 1 ; stardard version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Thing from another world, an RKO Radio picture ; Winchester Pictures Corporation presents Howard Hawks' production ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; producer, Howard Hawks ; directed by Christian Nyby, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story, Who goes there? by John W. Campbell Jr
  • Includes theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53194574
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9780780643451
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43615 THING ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; wjm ; [B16MD054, #1 , 4@14.99, LAP/DDG ]
Other control number
053939668629
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
T6686
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53194574
  • (Sirsi) o53194574
  • o53194574
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono ; region 1 ; stardard version
Video recording format
DVD

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