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The Resource Predator, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Jim Thomas and John Thomas ; produced by Lawrence Gordon, Joe Silver and John Davis ; directed by John McTiernan, (videorecording)

Predator, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Jim Thomas and John Thomas ; produced by Lawrence Gordon, Joe Silver and John Davis ; directed by John McTiernan, (videorecording)

Label
Predator
Title
Predator
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Jim Thomas and John Thomas ; produced by Lawrence Gordon, Joe Silver and John Davis ; directed by John McTiernan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Schaefer and his men, an elite military rescue unit, are recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerrilla fighters in the Latin American jungle. But once in the jungle, they encounter a deadly enemy, not of earth
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Donald McAlpine ; production design, John Valone ; editors, Mark Helfrich, John F. Link ; music, Alan Silvestri
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English, French, or Spanish with optional English and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.P74
LC item number
P74 2004
PerformerNote
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Elpidia Carrillo, Bill Duke, Jesse Ventura
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McTiernan, John
  • Thomas, Jim
  • Thomas, John
  • Schwarzenegger, Arnold
  • Weathers, Carl
  • Carrillo, Elpidia
  • Silvestri, Alan
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Hostages
  • Guerrillas
  • Science fiction films
  • Adventure films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Predator, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Jim Thomas and John Thomas ; produced by Lawrence Gordon, Joe Silver and John Davis ; directed by John McTiernan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Features: audio commentary by John McTiernan and text commentary with film historian, inside look, Alien vs. Predator trailer, Alien vs. Predator and I, robot sneak peek, deleted scenes, If it bleeds, we can kill it documentary, Inside the Predator : seven featurettes, three Predator "Red suit" special effects, two Predator camouflage tests, still gallery, Predator profile : six static pages, Alien quadrilogy trailer, Easter eggs : Jesse's ultimate dream, Stan Winston practical joker, Don't drink the water
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115809
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2221580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn178855332
  • (OCoLC)178855332
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Predator, Twentieth Century Fox ; written by Jim Thomas and John Thomas ; produced by Lawrence Gordon, Joe Silver and John Davis ; directed by John McTiernan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Features: audio commentary by John McTiernan and text commentary with film historian, inside look, Alien vs. Predator trailer, Alien vs. Predator and I, robot sneak peek, deleted scenes, If it bleeds, we can kill it documentary, Inside the Predator : seven featurettes, three Predator "Red suit" special effects, two Predator camouflage tests, still gallery, Predator profile : six static pages, Alien quadrilogy trailer, Easter eggs : Jesse's ultimate dream, Stan Winston practical joker, Don't drink the water
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115809
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2221580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn178855332
  • (OCoLC)178855332
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
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