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The Resource The man who fell to Earth, Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings present for British Lion Films ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; produced by Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings ; directed by Nicolas Roeg

The man who fell to Earth, Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings present for British Lion Films ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; produced by Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings ; directed by Nicolas Roeg

Label
The man who fell to Earth
Title
The man who fell to Earth
Statement of responsibility
Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings present for British Lion Films ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; produced by Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings ; directed by Nicolas Roeg
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
David Bowie makes his feature film debut as a visitor from a dying planet who becomes a reclusive multi-millionaire, only to lose himself in an earthbound abyss of decadence, self-destruction and alienation
Cataloging source
TXG
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M36 2014
PerformerNote
David Bowie, Rip Torn, Candy Clark, Buck Henry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-2018-
  • 1931-2019-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roeg, Nicolas
  • Bowie, David
  • Torn, Rip
  • Clark, Candy
  • Henry, Buck
  • Mayersberg, Paul
  • Tevis, Walter S
Runtime
133
Technique
live action
Label
The man who fell to Earth, Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings present for British Lion Films ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; produced by Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings ; directed by Nicolas Roeg
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • Based on the novel by Walter Tevis
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 133 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 887936817977
  • 031398191704
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn901479442
  • (OCoLC)901479442
System details
  • DVD-R, NTSC, region 1; Dolby surround 2.0, Dolby digital surround EX, DTS
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The man who fell to Earth, Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings present for British Lion Films ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; produced by Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings ; directed by Nicolas Roeg
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • Based on the novel by Walter Tevis
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 133 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 887936817977
  • 031398191704
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn901479442
  • (OCoLC)901479442
System details
  • DVD-R, NTSC, region 1; Dolby surround 2.0, Dolby digital surround EX, DTS
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
Video recording format
DVD

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