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The Resource The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)

The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)

Label
The island of Dr. Moreau
Title
The island of Dr. Moreau
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Dr. Moreau is brilliant geneticist on the brink of superseding evolution. When a U.N. diplomat visits the island laboratory he discovers experiments turning animal life forms into human-like beasts. The beasts revolt, threatening not only the island but ultimately all mankind
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Special creature effects by Stan Winston ; music by Gary Chang ; editor, Paul Rubell ; production designer, Graham "Grace" Walker ; director of photography, William A. Fraker
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
Intended audience
Unrated director's cut. Original film rated PG-13 for sci-fi violence, horror and gore involving mutant creatures
Language note
English (Dolby surround 5.1) and French (stereo) language soundtracks with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, Fairuza Balk, Ron Perlman, Marco Hofschneider
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2002
  • 1966-
  • 1959-
  • 1963-
  • 1950-
  • 1946-2008
  • 1866-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brando, Marlon
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Pressman, Edward R
  • Stanley, Richard
  • Hutchinson, Ron
  • Kilmer, Val
  • Thewlis, David
  • Balk, Fairuza
  • Perlman, Ron
  • Hofschneider, Marco
  • Winston, Stan
  • Wells, H. G.
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • New Line Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Animal experimentation
Technique
live action
Label
The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Full screen format (modified to fit TV) on side A; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio) on side B
  • Special features include Star highlights, showcasing the stars in clips from other movies; interviews with Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, and Stan Winston; theatrical trailer; international trailer; cast biographies and filmographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm39550269
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; director's cut ; widescreen and standard versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Isbn
9780780619951
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43615 ISLAND ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; CC ; D01Z ; wjm.
Other physical details
sound, color, stereophonic
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
N4444
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39550269
  • (Sirsi)1261250
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Full screen format (modified to fit TV) on side A; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio) on side B
  • Special features include Star highlights, showcasing the stars in clips from other movies; interviews with Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, and Stan Winston; theatrical trailer; international trailer; cast biographies and filmographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm39550269
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; director's cut ; widescreen and standard versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Isbn
9780780619951
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
HORROR 791.43615 ISLAND ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; CC ; D01Z ; wjm.
Other physical details
sound, color, stereophonic
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
N4444
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39550269
  • (Sirsi)1261250
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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