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Greatest classic legends film collection, Sci-fi adventures, presented by Warner Home Video, (videorecording)

Label
Greatest classic legends film collection, Sci-fi adventures
Title
Greatest classic legends film collection
Title part
Sci-fi adventures
Statement of responsibility
presented by Warner Home Video
Title variation
  • Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection
  • TCM greatest classic legends film collection
  • Sci-fi adventures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
  • Them!: "Radiation-mutated ants--12 feet long and capable of lifting tons--become giant problems in the desert." -- container
  • The beast from 20,000 fathoms: "An A-bomb test in the Arctic awakens a gargantuan prehistoric dinosaur that makes New York City its stomping ground." -- container. From a story by Ray Bradbury
  • World without end: "Mars-mission astronauts skid on a time warp into a post-apocalyptic future earth marked by fear, mutant monstrosities and a diminishing group of survivors. Can these three wayfarers from the past save our world's future?" -- container
  • Satellite in the sky: "A stalwart crew (and a female reporter stowaway) guides a stratospheric jet rocket ship on the first space flight. The mission also involves another first: the outer-space detonation of the feared tritonium bomb. But mechanical failures threaten to trigger disaster." -- container
Related
Cataloging source
WB9
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Them!: screenplay by Ted Sherdeman ; music by Bronislaw Kaper ; produced by David Weisbart ; directed by Gordon Douglas
  • The beast from 20,000 fathoms: screenplay by Lou Morheim and Fred Freiberger ; suggested by Saturday Evening Post story by Ray Bradbury ; music by David Buttolph ; produced by Hal Chester and Jack Dietz ; directed by Eugene Lourie
  • World without end: produced by Richard Heermance ; written and directed by Edward Bernds
  • Satellite in the sky: screenplay by John Mather, J.T. McIntosh & Edith Dell ; produced by Edward J. & Harry Lee Danziger ; directed by Paul Dickson
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese & Japanese subtitles (Them!) ; English & French dialogue ; English, French, Spanish subtitles (The beast from 20,000 fathoms) ; English & French subtitles (Satellite in the sky) ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Them!: starring, James Whitmore, Edmund Gwenn, Joan Weldon, James Arness, with Onslow Stevens, Sean McClory, Chris Drake
  • The beast from 20,000 fathoms: starring, Paul Christian, Paula Raymond, Cecil Kellaway, Kenneth Tobey, with Donald Woods, Jack Pennick, Lee Van Cleef, Steve Brodie, Ross Elliott
  • World without end: starring, Hugh Marlowe, Nancy Gates, with Nelson Leigh, Rod Taylor, Shawn Smith, Lisa Montell
  • Satellite in the sky: starring, Kieron Moore, Lois Maxwell, Donald Wolfit and Bryan Forbes, Jimmy Hanley, Thea Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2009
  • 1875-1959
  • 1923-2011
  • 1917-2002
  • 1891-1973
  • 1917-2002
  • 1911-1982
  • 1926-
  • 1914-1967
  • 1930-2015
  • 1924-2007
  • 1902-1968
  • 1926-2013
  • 1918-1970
  • 1907-1993
  • 1922-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whitmore, James
  • Gwenn, Edmund
  • Weldon, Joan
  • Arness, James
  • Hubschmid, Paul
  • Raymond, Paula
  • Kellaway, Cecil
  • Tobey, Kenneth
  • Marlowe, Hugh
  • Gates, Nancy
  • Leigh, Nelson
  • Taylor, Rod
  • Moore, Kieron
  • Maxwell, Lois
  • Wolfit, Donald
  • Forbes, Bryan
  • Hanley, Jimmy
  • Gregory, Thea
  • Weisbart, David
  • Douglas, Gordon
  • Chester, Hal E
  • Dietz, Jack
  • Lourié, Eugene
  • Heermance, Richard
  • Bernds, Edward
  • Danziger, Edward J
  • Danzinger, Harry Lee
  • Dickson, Paul
  • Patterson, Shirley
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Runtime
335
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Greatest classic legends film collection, Sci-fi adventures, presented by Warner Home Video, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The beast from 20,000 fathoms, 1953 ; Them!, 1954 ; Satellite in the sky and World without end, 1956
  • Discs include bonus material and trailers, not subtitled
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1. Them! (92 min., b&w) -- The beast from 20,000 fathoms (79 min., b&w) -- 2 featurettes: The rhedosaurus and The roller -- Disc 2. World without end (80 min., col.) -- Satellite in the sky (84 min., col.)
Control code
1679946ocn551161074
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (335 min.)
Isbn
9781419881473
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929069200
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000024970 (container)
  • 2000020307 (disc 1)
  • 2000003721 (disc 2)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1675139
  • (OCoLC)551161074
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (World without end and Satellite in the sky) ; standard version (Them! and The beast from 20,000 fathoms) ; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Greatest classic legends film collection, Sci-fi adventures, presented by Warner Home Video, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • The beast from 20,000 fathoms, 1953 ; Them!, 1954 ; Satellite in the sky and World without end, 1956
  • Discs include bonus material and trailers, not subtitled
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1. Them! (92 min., b&w) -- The beast from 20,000 fathoms (79 min., b&w) -- 2 featurettes: The rhedosaurus and The roller -- Disc 2. World without end (80 min., col.) -- Satellite in the sky (84 min., col.)
Control code
1679946ocn551161074
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (335 min.)
Isbn
9781419881473
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929069200
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000024970 (container)
  • 2000020307 (disc 1)
  • 2000003721 (disc 2)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1675139
  • (OCoLC)551161074
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (World without end and Satellite in the sky) ; standard version (Them! and The beast from 20,000 fathoms) ; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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