The Resource Aliens, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Brandywine production ; a James Cameron film ; screenplay by James Cameron ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd ; story, James Cameron, David Giler, Walter Hill ; directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)

Aliens, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Brandywine production ; a James Cameron film ; screenplay by James Cameron ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd ; story, James Cameron, David Giler, Walter Hill ; directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)

Label
Aliens
Title
Aliens
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Brandywine production ; a James Cameron film ; screenplay by James Cameron ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd ; story, James Cameron, David Giler, Walter Hill ; directed by James Cameron
Title variation
Aliens
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
After escaping an encounter with aliens, the only survivor is asked to return to the scene as an advisor for a group of disbelieving Marines
Cataloging source
CaBVa
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Rated R
Language note
In English with optional French language track; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Paul Reiser, Carrie Henn, Lance Henriksen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1949-
  • 1956-
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cameron, James
  • Weaver, Sigourney
  • Biehn, Michael
  • Reiser, Paul
  • Henn, Carrie
  • Henriksen, Lance
Runtime
291
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Aliens, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Brandywine production ; a James Cameron film ; screenplay by James Cameron ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd ; story, James Cameron, David Giler, Walter Hill ; directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1986
  • Based on characters created by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett
  • Special features: Disc 1. Alien vs. predator teaser trailer. Disc 2. Pre-production: "57 years later: continuing the story"; "Building better worlds: from concept to construction" featurette; "Preparing for battle: casting & characterization" featurette; "Pre-visualizations: multiangle videomatics" with optional commentary; still photo galleries. Post-production: "The final countdown: music, editing and sound" featurette; "The power of real tech: visual effects" featurette; "Aliens unleashed: reaction to the film" featurette; still photo galleries. Production: "This time it's war: Pinewood Studios, 1985" featurette; "The risk always lives: weapons and action" featurette; "Bug hunt: creature design" featurette; "Beauty and the bitch: power loader v.s queen alien" featurette; "Two orphans: Sigourney Weaver and Carrie Henn" featurette; still photo galleries
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
Contents
disc 1. 1986 theatrical version. 1991 special edition. Special features -- disc 2. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (291 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Some copies may have different language options and/or special features.
  • Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
024543098324
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Aliens, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Brandywine production ; a James Cameron film ; screenplay by James Cameron ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd ; story, James Cameron, David Giler, Walter Hill ; directed by James Cameron, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1986
  • Based on characters created by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett
  • Special features: Disc 1. Alien vs. predator teaser trailer. Disc 2. Pre-production: "57 years later: continuing the story"; "Building better worlds: from concept to construction" featurette; "Preparing for battle: casting & characterization" featurette; "Pre-visualizations: multiangle videomatics" with optional commentary; still photo galleries. Post-production: "The final countdown: music, editing and sound" featurette; "The power of real tech: visual effects" featurette; "Aliens unleashed: reaction to the film" featurette; still photo galleries. Production: "This time it's war: Pinewood Studios, 1985" featurette; "The risk always lives: weapons and action" featurette; "Bug hunt: creature design" featurette; "Beauty and the bitch: power loader v.s queen alien" featurette; "Two orphans: Sigourney Weaver and Carrie Henn" featurette; still photo galleries
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
Contents
disc 1. 1986 theatrical version. 1991 special edition. Special features -- disc 2. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (291 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Some copies may have different language options and/or special features.
  • Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
024543098324
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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