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The Resource Cocoon, 20th Century Fox ; directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; story by David Saperstein ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; a Zanuck/Brown production ; a Ron Howard Film, (videorecording DVD)

Cocoon, 20th Century Fox ; directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; story by David Saperstein ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; a Zanuck/Brown production ; a Ron Howard Film, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Cocoon
Title
Cocoon
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; story by David Saperstein ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; a Zanuck/Brown production ; a Ron Howard Film
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award (1986): Best actor in a Supporting Role, Don Ameche.
Cataloging source
NAB
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Cocoon (Motion picture : 1985)
  • Cocoon (Motion picture : 1985)
  • Cocoon (Motion picture : 1985)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Don Peterman ; editor, Michael Hill, Daniel Hanley ; music, James Horner
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English (Dolby surround 4.1), Spanish or French (Dolby surround) with optional English or Spanish subtitled versions; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S26
LC item number
C63 2004
PerformerNote
Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn, Brian Dennehy, Jack Gilford, Steve Guttenberg, Maureen Stapleton, Jessica Tandy, Gwen Verdon, Herta Ware, Tahnee Welch
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  • 1916-2010
  • 1935-
  • 1958-
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  • Howard, Ron
  • Benedek, Tom
  • Saperstein, David
  • Zanuck, Richard D.
  • Brown, David
  • Zanuck, Lili Fini
  • Horner, James
  • Ameche, Don
  • Brimley, Wilford
  • Cronyn, Hume
  • Dennehy, Brian
  • Gilford, Jack
  • Guttenberg, Steve
  • Stapleton, Maureen
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Verdon, Gwen
  • Ware, Herta
  • Welch, Tahnee
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
117
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  • Older people
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Older people
Technique
live action
Label
Cocoon, 20th Century Fox ; directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; story by David Saperstein ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; a Zanuck/Brown production ; a Ron Howard Film, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • "Full screen version modified from its original theatrical version. This version has been formatted to fit your screen"--Container
  • "Widescreen version presented in a letterbox widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition"--Container
  • Special features: commentary by director Ron Howard; Behind-the-scenes featurette; Ron Howard profile; underwater training; actors; Creating Antareans; TV spots; theatrical teaser; scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
side A. Widescreen presentation ; Commentary by Ron Howard ; "Behind the scenes" featurette ; "Creating Antareans" featurette -- side B. Full screen presentation ; Commentary by Ron Howard
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen/full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115878
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2221587
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2798748
  • (OCoLC)55644473
  • (OCoLC)ocm55644473
  • 899391
  • 2798748
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cocoon, 20th Century Fox ; directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; story by David Saperstein ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; a Zanuck/Brown production ; a Ron Howard Film, (videorecording DVD)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • "Full screen version modified from its original theatrical version. This version has been formatted to fit your screen"--Container
  • "Widescreen version presented in a letterbox widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition"--Container
  • Special features: commentary by director Ron Howard; Behind-the-scenes featurette; Ron Howard profile; underwater training; actors; Creating Antareans; TV spots; theatrical teaser; scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
side A. Widescreen presentation ; Commentary by Ron Howard ; "Behind the scenes" featurette ; "Creating Antareans" featurette -- side B. Full screen presentation ; Commentary by Ron Howard
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen/full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115878
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2221587
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2798748
  • (OCoLC)55644473
  • (OCoLC)ocm55644473
  • 899391
  • 2798748
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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