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

Zemeckis, Robert, 1952- (film director,, film producer.). Starkey, Steve, (film producer.). Hart, James V., (screenwriter.). Goldenberg, Michael, (screenwriter.). Foster, Jodie, (actor.). McConaughey, Matthew, 1969- (actor.). Woods, James, 1947- (actor.). Hurt, John, 1940-2017 (actor.). Skerritt, Tom, (actor.). Bassett, Angela, (actor.). Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Contact. (Added Author). South Side Amusement Company, (production company.). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), (publisher.). Warner Home Video (Firm), (film distributor.). Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughy, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0790733226
  • ISBN: 9780790733227
  • ISBN: 1419885197
  • ISBN: 9781419885198
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, ©1997.

Content descriptions

General 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.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Alan Silvestri ; cinematography, Don Burgess ; editing, Arthur Schmidt.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughy, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett.
Summary, etc.:
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for some intense action, mild language and a scene of sensuality.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby digital surround 5.1, Dolby surround stereo.
Language Note:
Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996 > Film adaptations.
Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996.
Astronomers > Drama.
Women scientists > Drama.
Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Life on other planets > Drama.
Astrõnomos > Teatro.
Human-alien encounters.
Life on other planets.
Women scientists.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Science fiction films.
Feature films.
Science fiction.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Romance films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Science fiction.
Feature films.
Science fiction films.