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The Resource 2012, Columbia Pictures presents a Centropolis production, a Roland Emmerich film ; produced by Harald Kloser, Mark Gordon, Larry Franco ; written by Harald Kloser & Roland Emmerich ; directed by Roland Emmerich, (videorecording Blu-ray)

2012, Columbia Pictures presents a Centropolis production, a Roland Emmerich film ; produced by Harald Kloser, Mark Gordon, Larry Franco ; written by Harald Kloser & Roland Emmerich ; directed by Roland Emmerich, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
2012
Title
2012
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Centropolis production, a Roland Emmerich film ; produced by Harald Kloser, Mark Gordon, Larry Franco ; written by Harald Kloser & Roland Emmerich ; directed by Roland Emmerich
Title variation
  • Two thousand twelve
  • Twenty-twelve
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A geophysical team, who are investigating the effect radiation from other solar systems has on the Earth, learn that the core of the Earth is heating up and warn the President of the United States. While the leaders of the world race to build 'arks' to escape the impending doom, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc all over the world
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Dean Semler ; editors, David Brenner, Peter S. Elliott ; music, Harald Kloser, Thomas Wander
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense disaster sequences and some language
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Amanda Peet, Oliver Platt, Thandie Newton, Danny Glover, Woody Harrelson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1956-
  • 1966-
  • 1977-
  • 1972-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kloser, Harald
  • Gordon, Mark
  • Franco, Larry J
  • Emmerich, Roland
  • Cusack, John
  • Ejiofor, Chiwetel
  • Peet, Amanda
  • Platt, Oliver
  • Newton, Thandie
  • Glover, Danny
  • Harrelson, Woody
Runtime
158
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Two thousand twelve, A.D.
  • Geophysical prediction
  • End of the world
  • Survivalism
  • Environmental degradation
  • Earth (Planet)
Technique
live action
Label
2012, Columbia Pictures presents a Centropolis production, a Roland Emmerich film ; produced by Harald Kloser, Mark Gordon, Larry Franco ; written by Harald Kloser & Roland Emmerich ; directed by Roland Emmerich, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Requires Blu-ray player; disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Roland Emmerich and co-writer Harald Kloser; alternate ending; deleted scenes; "Designing the end of the world" featurette; "Roland Emmerich: the master of the modern epic" featurette; "Science behind the destruction" featurette; "The end of the world: the actor's perspective" featurette; music video "Time for miracles" by Adam Lambert; "Making the music video 'Time for miracles' with Adam Lambert" featurette; "Countdown to the future" featurette; Picture-in-Picture: Roland's vision: includes pre-visualization, storyboards and behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with filmmakers, cast and crew; movieIQ and BD-Live connect to real-time information on the cast, music, trivia and more while watching the movie; Interactive Mayan calendar: enter a date to reveal your horoscope and personality profile and delve even further into the secrets by watching "Mysteries of the Mayan Calendar."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (158 min.)
Isbn
9781435951105
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396292215
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
29221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn489760914
  • (OCoLC)489760914
System details
Blu-ray disc, anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
2012, Columbia Pictures presents a Centropolis production, a Roland Emmerich film ; produced by Harald Kloser, Mark Gordon, Larry Franco ; written by Harald Kloser & Roland Emmerich ; directed by Roland Emmerich, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Requires Blu-ray player; disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Roland Emmerich and co-writer Harald Kloser; alternate ending; deleted scenes; "Designing the end of the world" featurette; "Roland Emmerich: the master of the modern epic" featurette; "Science behind the destruction" featurette; "The end of the world: the actor's perspective" featurette; music video "Time for miracles" by Adam Lambert; "Making the music video 'Time for miracles' with Adam Lambert" featurette; "Countdown to the future" featurette; Picture-in-Picture: Roland's vision: includes pre-visualization, storyboards and behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with filmmakers, cast and crew; movieIQ and BD-Live connect to real-time information on the cast, music, trivia and more while watching the movie; Interactive Mayan calendar: enter a date to reveal your horoscope and personality profile and delve even further into the secrets by watching "Mysteries of the Mayan Calendar."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (158 min.)
Isbn
9781435951105
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396292215
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
29221
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn489760914
  • (OCoLC)489760914
System details
Blu-ray disc, anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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