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The Resource Cocoon, directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; Twentieth Century Fox

Cocoon, directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; Twentieth Century Fox

Label
Cocoon
Title
Cocoon
Statement of responsibility
directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; Twentieth Century Fox
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
When visitors from a distant galaxy return to Earth on a secret mission, their otherworldly powers afford a group of senior citizens the chance to recapture their youth
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Don Ameche, 1985
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Don Peterman ; edited by Michael Hill, Daniel Hanley ; music composed by James Horner
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • 7-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtrack in English or French; subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C63 2004
PerformerNote
Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn, Brian Dennehy, Jack Gilford, Steve Guttenberg, Maureen Stapleton, Jessica Tandy, Gwen Verdon, Herta Ware, Tahnee Welch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1958-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ameche, Don
  • Brimley, Wilford
  • Cronyn, Hume
  • Dennehy, Brian
  • Gilford, Jack
  • Guttenberg, Steve
  • Stapleton, Maureen
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Verdon, Gwen
  • Ware, Herta
  • Welch, Tahnee
  • Howard, Ron
  • Benedek, Tom
  • Zanuck, Richard D
  • Zanuck, Lili Fini
  • Horner, James
  • Saperstein, David
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Life on other planets
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cocoon, directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; Twentieth Century Fox
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Story by David Sapersteinches
  • Special features (side A): audio commentary by Ron Howard; 5 featurettes (behind-the-scenes, underwater training, Ron Howard, actors, creating Antareans); stills gallery
  • Special features (side B): audio commentary by Ron Howard
  • Side A contains the widescreen version of the film and all of the specail features; side B contains the standard version
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen or standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115878
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 864044
  • (OCoLC)bwi05958731
  • AGR-0291
  • (OCoLC)1114430
  • 1356103
  • (KyLxBWI)864044
System details
DVD; 4.1 surround in English; Dolby surround in French; monophonic in Spanish; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cocoon, directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown, Lili Fini Zanuck ; Twentieth Century Fox
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Story by David Sapersteinches
  • Special features (side A): audio commentary by Ron Howard; 5 featurettes (behind-the-scenes, underwater training, Ron Howard, actors, creating Antareans); stills gallery
  • Special features (side B): audio commentary by Ron Howard
  • Side A contains the widescreen version of the film and all of the specail features; side B contains the standard version
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen or standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115878
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 864044
  • (OCoLC)bwi05958731
  • AGR-0291
  • (OCoLC)1114430
  • 1356103
  • (KyLxBWI)864044
System details
DVD; 4.1 surround in English; Dolby surround in French; monophonic in Spanish; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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