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The Resource Superman : : the movie, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alexander Salkind presents an Alexander and Ilya Salkind production in a Richard Donner film ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo, David Newman, Leslie Newman and Robert Benton ; directed by Richard Donner, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Superman : : the movie, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alexander Salkind presents an Alexander and Ilya Salkind production in a Richard Donner film ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo, David Newman, Leslie Newman and Robert Benton ; directed by Richard Donner, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
Superman : : the movie
Title
Superman :
Title remainder
the movie
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alexander Salkind presents an Alexander and Ilya Salkind production in a Richard Donner film ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo, David Newman, Leslie Newman and Robert Benton ; directed by Richard Donner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • por
  • nor
  • rus
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • dan
  • eng
  • fin
  • fin
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • nor
  • por
  • spa
  • swe
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • por
  • spa
  • dan
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. Raised by human parents, he later poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Cataloging source
GK6
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Superman (Motion picture : 1978)
Credits note
Director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; editor, Stuart Baird ; music, John Williams ; production designer, John Barry
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG (Original theatrical release)
  • MPAA rating: PG; peril, some mild sensuality and language (Expanded edition)
Language note
  • Extended version: English, dubbed French, dubbed German, dubbed Italian or dubbed Spanish dialogue; Danish, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Norwegian, Russian, Spanish
  • Theatrical release: English (5.1 or 2.0), dubbed French, dubbed German, dubbed Italian, dubbed Portuguese or dubbed Spanish dialogue; Danish, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish and Spanish subtitles
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper, Glenn Ford, Trevor Howard, Margot Kidder, Jack O'Halloran, Valerie Perrine, Maria Schell, Terence Stamp, Phyllis Thaxter, Susannah York
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-1997
  • 1947-
  • 1947-
  • 1920-1999
  • 1937-2003
  • 1939-
  • 1952-2004
  • 1922-2011
  • 1916-2006
  • 1916-1988
  • 1943-
  • 1926-2005
  • 1921-
  • 1914-1978
  • 1932-
  • 1914-1996
  • 1914-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Salkind, Alexander
  • Salkind, Ilya
  • Spengler, Pierre
  • Puzo, Mario
  • Newman, David
  • Newman, Leslie
  • Benton, Robert
  • Donner, Richard
  • Brando, Marlon
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Reeve, Christopher
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Cooper, Jackie
  • Ford, Glenn
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Kidder, Margot
  • O'Halloran, Jack
  • Perrine, Valerie
  • Schell, Maria
  • Stamp, Terence
  • Thaxter, Phyllis
  • York, Susannah
  • Unsworth, Geoffrey
  • Baird, Stuart
  • Williams, John
  • Siegel, Jerry
  • Shuster, Joe.
Runtime
151
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Superman
  • Heroes
  • Good and evil
Technique
live action
Label
Superman : : the movie, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alexander Salkind presents an Alexander and Ilya Salkind production in a Richard Donner film ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo, David Newman, Leslie Newman and Robert Benton ; directed by Richard Donner, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Superman created by Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster
  • Superman and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978 ; expanded edition originally released on as a motion picture in 2000
  • Special features (Expanded edition): Commentary by director Richard Donner and creative consultant Tom Mankiewicz; "Taking flight: the development of Superman" featurette; "Making Superman: filming the legend" featurette; The magic behind the cape; restored scenes; additional deleted scenes; Superman screen test; music-only audio track; audio-only bonus: additional music cues
  • Special features (Original theatrical release): Commentary with by Pierre Spengler and executive producer Ilya Salkind; vintage TV special The making of Superman the movie; 1951 theatrical feature Superman and the mole-men; classic cartoons Super-Rabbit, Snafuperman and Stupor Duck; theatrical trailer and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Expanded edition -- Original theatrical release
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodisc (151 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 3000037599
  • 2000050254
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn729755055
  • (OCoLC)729755055
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.4:1); 5.1 DTS-HD master audio, 1080p High Definition
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
These Blu-ray discs is copy protected and my be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Superman : : the movie, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alexander Salkind presents an Alexander and Ilya Salkind production in a Richard Donner film ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo, David Newman, Leslie Newman and Robert Benton ; directed by Richard Donner, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Superman created by Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster
  • Superman and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978 ; expanded edition originally released on as a motion picture in 2000
  • Special features (Expanded edition): Commentary by director Richard Donner and creative consultant Tom Mankiewicz; "Taking flight: the development of Superman" featurette; "Making Superman: filming the legend" featurette; The magic behind the cape; restored scenes; additional deleted scenes; Superman screen test; music-only audio track; audio-only bonus: additional music cues
  • Special features (Original theatrical release): Commentary with by Pierre Spengler and executive producer Ilya Salkind; vintage TV special The making of Superman the movie; 1951 theatrical feature Superman and the mole-men; classic cartoons Super-Rabbit, Snafuperman and Stupor Duck; theatrical trailer and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Expanded edition -- Original theatrical release
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodisc (151 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 3000037599
  • 2000050254
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn729755055
  • (OCoLC)729755055
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.4:1); 5.1 DTS-HD master audio, 1080p High Definition
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
These Blu-ray discs is copy protected and my be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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