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The Resource Gattaca, Columbia Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a film by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; written and directed by Andrew Niccol, (DVD videorecording)

Gattaca, Columbia Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a film by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; written and directed by Andrew Niccol, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Gattaca
Title
Gattaca
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a film by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; written and directed by Andrew Niccol
Contributor
Composer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
As one of the last "natural" beings born into a genetically engineered world, Vincent Freeman has none of the 'pre-ordered' DNA that will guarantee him success. Desperate to realize his dream of exploring space, Vincent assumes the identity of a genetically superior athlete. Avoiding detection using the athlete's genetic markers, Vincent becomes a rising star at Gattaca Aerospace, attracting the attention of a beautiful co-worker. When a flight director is brutally murdered, a clue left at the crime scene threatens to shatter Vincent's plans
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Slawomir Idziak ; editor, Lisa Zeno Churgin ; production designer, Jan Roelfs ; music composer and conductor, Michael Nyman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief violent images, language, and some sexuality
Language note
English, dubbed French, dubbed Portuguese and dubbed Spanish soundtracks with optional English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Alan Arkin, Jude Law, Loren Dean, Gore Vidal, Ernest Borgnine, Blair Underwood, Xander Berkeley, Tony Shalhoub
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1972-
  • 1969-
  • 1925-2012
  • 1917-2012
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Niccol, Andrew
  • DeVito, Danny
  • Shamberg, Michael
  • Sher, Stacey
  • Nyman, Michael
  • Hawke, Ethan
  • Thurman, Uma
  • Arkin, Alan
  • Law, Jude
  • Dean, Loren
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Borgnine, Ernest
  • Shalhoub, Tony
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Jersey Films
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • DNA fingerprinting
  • Identity theft
  • Man-woman relationships
  • DVDs
  • Outer space
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Gattaca, Columbia Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a film by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; written and directed by Andrew Niccol, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "Welcome to Gattaca" featurette; "Do not alter?" documentary; original featurette; deleted scenes; substance test outtake
  • 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
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9781424898473
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396238886
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23888
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)212225130
System details
DVD, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; mastered in high definition
Terms governing use
This disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Gattaca, Columbia Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a film by Andrew Niccol ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; written and directed by Andrew Niccol, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "Welcome to Gattaca" featurette; "Do not alter?" documentary; original featurette; deleted scenes; substance test outtake
  • 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
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9781424898473
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396238886
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23888
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)212225130
System details
DVD, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; mastered in high definition
Terms governing use
This disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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