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The Resource Contact, a South Side Amusement Company production ; directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey ; screenplay, James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg, (videorecording DVD)

Contact, a South Side Amusement Company production ; directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey ; screenplay, James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Contact
Title
Contact
Statement of responsibility
a South Side Amusement Company production ; directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey ; screenplay, James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • frespa
  • eng
Summary
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
  • Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughy, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1947-
  • 1940-2017
  • 1952-
  • 1965-
  • 1934-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Foster, Jodie
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Woods, James
  • Hurt, John
  • Skerritt, Tom
  • Bassett, Angela
  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Hart, James V
  • Goldenberg, Michael
  • Sagan, Carl
  • Warner Bros
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Contact, a South Side Amusement Company production ; directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey ; screenplay, James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Widescreen version. Special features include interactive menus, production notes, theatrical trailers, scene access, 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks, computer animation concepts and tests
  • Based on the novel by Carl Sagan and the story by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
000147092
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780790733227
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8539150412
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000147092
  • (OCoLC)38428530
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Contact, a South Side Amusement Company production ; directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey ; screenplay, James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Widescreen version. Special features include interactive menus, production notes, theatrical trailers, scene access, 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks, computer animation concepts and tests
  • Based on the novel by Carl Sagan and the story by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
000147092
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780790733227
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8539150412
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000147092
  • (OCoLC)38428530
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc

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