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The Resource The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording DVD)

The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The island of Dr. Moreau
Title
The island of Dr. Moreau
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
Dr. Moreau is brilliant geneticist on the brink of superseding evolution. When a U.N. diplomat visits the island laboratory he discovers experiments turning animal life forms into human-like beasts. The beasts revolt, threatening not only the island but ultimately all mankind
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Special creature effects by Stan Winston ; music by Gary Chang ; editor, Paul Rubell ; production designer, Graham "Grace" Walker ; director of photography, William A. Fraker
Intended audience
Unrated director's cut. Original film rated PG-13 for sci-fi violence, horror and gore involving mutant creatures
Language note
English (Dolby surround 5.1) and French (stereo) language soundtracks with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, Fairuza Balk, Ron Perlman, Marco Hofschneider
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2002
  • 1966-
  • 1959-
  • 1963-
  • 1950-
  • 1946-2008
  • 1866-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Pressman, Edward R
  • Stanley, Richard
  • Hutchinson, Ron
  • Brando, Marlon
  • Kilmer, Val
  • Thewlis, David
  • Balk, Fairuza
  • Perlman, Ron
  • Hofschneider, Marco
  • Winston, Stan
  • Wells, H. G.
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • New Line Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Animal experimentation
Technique
live action
Label
The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Full screen format (modified to fit TV) on side A; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio) on side B
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features include Star highlights, showcasing the stars in clips from other movies; interviews with Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, and Stan Winston; theatrical trailer; international trailer; cast biographies and filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780780619951
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043444425
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N4444
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm39550269
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The island of Dr. Moreau, New Line Cinema presents an Edward R. Pressman production ; a John Frankenheimer film ; produced by Edwar R. Pressman ; based on the novel by H.G. Wells ; screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by John Frankenheimer, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Full screen format (modified to fit TV) on side A; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio) on side B
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features include Star highlights, showcasing the stars in clips from other movies; interviews with Val Kilmer, David Thewlis, and Stan Winston; theatrical trailer; international trailer; cast biographies and filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780780619951
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043444425
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N4444
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm39550269
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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