The Resource Alien nation, 20th Century Fox ; a Gale Anne Hurd, Rockne S. O'Bannon production ; a Graham Baker film ; written by Rockne S. O'Bannon ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd and Richard Kobritz ; directed by Graham Baker, (DVD videorecording)

Alien nation, 20th Century Fox ; a Gale Anne Hurd, Rockne S. O'Bannon production ; a Graham Baker film ; written by Rockne S. O'Bannon ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd and Richard Kobritz ; directed by Graham Baker, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Alien nation
Title
Alien nation
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; a Gale Anne Hurd, Rockne S. O'Bannon production ; a Graham Baker film ; written by Rockne S. O'Bannon ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd and Richard Kobritz ; directed by Graham Baker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Science fiction drama set in Los Angeles in the 1990's about a whole culture of aliens called "Newcomers" who land in the Mojave Desert and are allowed refuge by the U.S. government. In L.A. alone there are 300,000 Newcomers, and Detective James Sykes, a veteran police officer, is out to avenge the death of his partner who was killed by one of the extra-terrestrials. Sykes' new partner Sam Francisco turns out to be the force's first Newcomer, and together they uncover a trail of murder leading to the worst drug epidemic ever to hit Planet Earth
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Greenberg ; edited by Kent Beyda ; music, Curt Sobel
Language note
Language tracks: English, French; subtitles: English, Spanish
PerformerNote
James Caan, Mandy Patinkin, Terence Stamp, Kevyn Major Howard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baker, Graham
  • Caan, James
  • Patinkin, Mandy
  • Stamp, Terence
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life on other planets
  • Murder
  • Drugs
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Alien nation, 20th Century Fox ; a Gale Anne Hurd, Rockne S. O'Bannon production ; a Graham Baker film ; written by Rockne S. O'Bannon ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd and Richard Kobritz ; directed by Graham Baker, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • For specific features see interactive menu
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 (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2001302
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46655563
System details
DVD; widescreen, Dolby digital surround, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alien nation, 20th Century Fox ; a Gale Anne Hurd, Rockne S. O'Bannon production ; a Graham Baker film ; written by Rockne S. O'Bannon ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd and Richard Kobritz ; directed by Graham Baker, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • For specific features see interactive menu
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 (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2001302
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46655563
System details
DVD; widescreen, Dolby digital surround, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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