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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

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

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
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Awards note
Hugo Award winner, Best Dramatic Presentation, 1998
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Contact (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Alan Silvestri ; cinematography, Don Burgess ; editing, Arthur Schmidt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for some intense action, mild language and a scene of sensuality
Language note
Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.S26
LC item number
C653
PerformerNote
Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughy, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1965-
  • 1969-
  • 1947-
  • 1940-2017
  • 1934-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Starkey, Steve
  • Hart, James V.
  • Goldenberg, Michael
  • Foster, Jodie
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Woods, James
  • Hurt, John
  • Skerritt, Tom
  • Bassett, Angela
  • Sagan, Carl
  • South Side Amusement Company
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sagan, Carl
  • Sagan, Carl
  • Astronomers
  • Women scientists
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Life on other planets
  • Astrõnomos
  • Astronomers
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Life on other planets
  • Women scientists
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Carl Sagan and the story by Sagan, Ann Druyan
  • Special features: production notes; theatrical trailers; 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks; computer animation concepts and tests
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38428530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Governing access note
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions
Isbn
9780790733227
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391504122
  • 883929083916
  • 8539150412
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
15041
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)38428530
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby digital surround 5.1, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Contact, a South Side Amusement Company production ; directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey ; screenplay, James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Carl Sagan and the story by Sagan, Ann Druyan
  • Special features: production notes; theatrical trailers; 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks; computer animation concepts and tests
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38428530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Governing access note
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions
Isbn
9780790733227
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391504122
  • 883929083916
  • 8539150412
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
15041
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)38428530
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby digital surround 5.1, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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