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The Resource Alive, presented by Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; a Kennedy/Marshall production ; a Frank Marshall film ; produced by Roberts Watts and Kathleen Kennedy ; screenplay by John Patrick Shanley ; directed by Frank Marshall, (videorecording DVD)

Alive, presented by Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; a Kennedy/Marshall production ; a Frank Marshall film ; produced by Roberts Watts and Kathleen Kennedy ; screenplay by John Patrick Shanley ; directed by Frank Marshall, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Alive
Title
Alive
Statement of responsibility
presented by Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; a Kennedy/Marshall production ; a Frank Marshall film ; produced by Roberts Watts and Kathleen Kennedy ; screenplay by John Patrick Shanley ; directed by Frank Marshall
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Dramatization of the story of members of a Ugandan rugby team who survived a plane crash deep in the Andes Mountains and took extraordinary measures to keep themselves alive
Cataloging source
DPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by James Newton Howard
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, James Newton Howard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1954-
  • 1970-
  • 1962-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watts, Robert
  • Kennedy, Kathleen
  • Shanley, John Patrick
  • Marshall, Frank
  • Hawke, Ethan
  • Spano, Vincent
  • Read, Piers Paul
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Aircraft accident victims
  • Rugby football players
  • Cannibalism
  • Andes
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alive, presented by Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; a Kennedy/Marshall production ; a Frank Marshall film ; produced by Roberts Watts and Kathleen Kennedy ; screenplay by John Patrick Shanley ; directed by Frank Marshall, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the book by Piers Paul Read; based on a true story
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary ed.; widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 126 min.)
Isbn
9780788837487
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936190267
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27113
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm50863298
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alive, presented by Touchstone Pictures and Paramount Pictures ; a Kennedy/Marshall production ; a Frank Marshall film ; produced by Roberts Watts and Kathleen Kennedy ; screenplay by John Patrick Shanley ; directed by Frank Marshall, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • From the book by Piers Paul Read; based on a true story
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary ed.; widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 126 min.)
Isbn
9780788837487
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936190267
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27113
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm50863298
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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