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The Resource The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox presents a 3 Arts Entertainment production in association with Dune Entertainment ; produced by Erwin Stoff, Gregory Goodman, Paul Harris Boardman ; screenplay by David Scarpa ; directed by Scott Derrickson, (videorecording DVD)

The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox presents a 3 Arts Entertainment production in association with Dune Entertainment ; produced by Erwin Stoff, Gregory Goodman, Paul Harris Boardman ; screenplay by David Scarpa ; directed by Scott Derrickson, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The day the Earth stood still
Title
The day the Earth stood still
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a 3 Arts Entertainment production in association with Dune Entertainment ; produced by Erwin Stoff, Gregory Goodman, Paul Harris Boardman ; screenplay by David Scarpa ; directed by Scott Derrickson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson is a renowned scientist who finds herself face-to-face with an alien called Klaatu. Klaatu has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending global crisis. She quickly discovers the deadly ramifications of Klaatu's claim that he is a 'friend to the Earth.' Now, she and her yourng stepson must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy humans that mankind is worth saving, but it may be too late
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Day the Earth stood still (Motion picture : 2008)
  • Day the earth stood still (Motion picture : 1951)
Credits note
  • (2008 version): edited by Wayne Wahrman ; director of photography, David Tattersall ; music, Tyler Bates
  • (1951 version): music, Bernard Herman ; director of photography, Leo Toder ; film editor, William Reynolds
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sci-fi disaster images and violence
Language note
  • (2008 version): English (Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
  • (1951 version): English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby mono.), dubbed French (Dolby mono) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.D39 2009
PerformerNote
  • Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Jaden Smith, John Cleese, Jon Hamm, Kyle Chandler, Kathy Bates
  • 1951 version cast: Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe, Billy Gray, Frances Bavier, Lock Martin
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  • 1959-
  • 1998-
  • 1971-
  • 1948-
  • 1926-2010
  • 1911-1982
  • 1891-1984
  • 1938-
  • 1902-1989
  • 1900-1981
  • 1911-1990
  • 1914-2005
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  • Stoff, Erwin
  • Goodman, Gregory
  • Boardman, Paul Harris
  • Scarpa, David
  • Derrickson, Scott
  • Reeves, Keanu
  • Connelly, Jennifer
  • Smith, Jaden
  • Cleese, John
  • Hamm, Jon
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Rennie, Michael
  • Neal, Patricia
  • Marlowe, Hugh
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • Gray, Billy
  • Bavier, Frances
  • Martin, Lock
  • Blaustein, Julian
  • Bates, Harry
  • North, Edmund H.
  • Wise, Robert
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • 3 Arts Entertainment (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Dune Entertainment
Runtime
104
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  • Human-alien encounters
  • Women scientists
  • Nature
  • Human beings
  • Mothers and sons
  • Extraterrestres
  • Científicos
Technique
live action
Label
The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox presents a 3 Arts Entertainment production in association with Dune Entertainment ; produced by Erwin Stoff, Gregory Goodman, Paul Harris Boardman ; screenplay by David Scarpa ; directed by Scott Derrickson, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the screenplay by Edmund H. North which was based on a story by Harry Bates
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1: The day the Earth stood still (2008 version) -- Disc 2: The day the Earth stood still (1951 version) / Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; story by Harry Bates ; screenplay by Edmund H. North ; directed by Robert Wise
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543569688
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2256968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn303646705
  • (OCoLC)303646705
  • 1250315
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The day the Earth stood still, Twentieth Century Fox presents a 3 Arts Entertainment production in association with Dune Entertainment ; produced by Erwin Stoff, Gregory Goodman, Paul Harris Boardman ; screenplay by David Scarpa ; directed by Scott Derrickson, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the screenplay by Edmund H. North which was based on a story by Harry Bates
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1: The day the Earth stood still (2008 version) -- Disc 2: The day the Earth stood still (1951 version) / Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; story by Harry Bates ; screenplay by Edmund H. North ; directed by Robert Wise
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543569688
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2256968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn303646705
  • (OCoLC)303646705
  • 1250315
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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