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The Resource Something wicked this way comes, Walt Disney Pictures presents ; screenplay, Ray Bradbury ; producer, Peter Vincent Douglas ; director, Jack Clayton, (videorecording)

Something wicked this way comes, Walt Disney Pictures presents ; screenplay, Ray Bradbury ; producer, Peter Vincent Douglas ; director, Jack Clayton, (videorecording)

Label
Something wicked this way comes
Title
Something wicked this way comes
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Pictures presents ; screenplay, Ray Bradbury ; producer, Peter Vincent Douglas ; director, Jack Clayton
Title variation
Ray Bradbury's something wicked this way comes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • On a grim and gusty October day in Green Town, Illinois, two young boys encounter a distressed man who foretells of danger blowing their way. Soon after, the town is visited by a seductive stranger named Mr. Dark and his Pandemonium Carnival. Terrifying things begin to happen when the adventurous boys stumble onto the carnival's deadly and destructive secret
  • Terrible things happen when Mr. Dark and his Pandemonium Carnival come to town
Cataloging source
PWC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, James Horner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PS3503.R167
LC item number
S66 2004
PerformerNote
Jason Robards, Jonathan Pryce, Diane Ladd, Pam Grier
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1995
  • 1949-
  • 1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clayton, Jack
  • Robards, Jason
  • Pryce, Jonathan
  • Ladd, Diane
  • Grier, Pam
  • Bradbury, Ray
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
96
Series statement
Disney DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Male friendship
  • Fathers and sons
  • Carnival
  • Illinois
  • Muchachos
  • Amistad
  • Padre e hijo
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Something wicked this way comes, Walt Disney Pictures presents ; screenplay, Ray Bradbury ; producer, Peter Vincent Douglas ; director, Jack Clayton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Ray Bradbury
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Full screen version ; Widescreen version enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Original theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; French Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; Spanish Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English, French
Control code
ocm56106912
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780788851766
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936234206
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33651
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 726119
  • (OCoLC)56106912
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full screen (1.33:1) or widescreen (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 tv's presentations; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Something wicked this way comes, Walt Disney Pictures presents ; screenplay, Ray Bradbury ; producer, Peter Vincent Douglas ; director, Jack Clayton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Based on the novel by Ray Bradbury
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Full screen version ; Widescreen version enhanced for 16x9 televisions -- Original theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; French Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; Spanish Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English, French
Control code
ocm56106912
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780788851766
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936234206
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33651
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 726119
  • (OCoLC)56106912
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full screen (1.33:1) or widescreen (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 tv's presentations; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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