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The Resource They live, Alive Films presents a Larry Franco production ; produced by Larry Franco ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; directed by John Carpenter, (videorecording)

They live, Alive Films presents a Larry Franco production ; produced by Larry Franco ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; directed by John Carpenter, (videorecording)

Label
They live
Title
They live
Statement of responsibility
Alive Films presents a Larry Franco production ; produced by Larry Franco ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; directed by John Carpenter
Title variation
John Carpenter's They live
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
One man discovers that aliens are masquerading as humans while they lull the public into submission through subliminal advertising messages. Only specially made sunglasses make the deadly truth visible
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
They live (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Gary B. Kibbe ; editors, Gib Jaffe, Frank E. Jimenez ; music, John Carpenter, Alan Howarth
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English; with optional subtitles in French or Spanish; Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T443 2003
PerformerNote
Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster, George "Buck" Flower, Peter Jason, Raymond St. Jacques
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1954-2015
  • 1937-2004
  • 1944-
  • 1930-
  • 1941-
  • 1931-
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  • Franco, Larry J
  • Carpenter, John
  • Piper, Roddy
  • David, Keith
  • Foster, Meg
  • Flower, George
  • Jason, Peter
  • St. Jacques, Raymond
  • Kibbe, Gary B.
  • Jaffe, Gib
  • Jimenez, Frank E
  • Howarth, Alan
  • Nelson, Ray Faraday
  • Alive Films
  • Universal City Studios
Runtime
95
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  • Nelson, Ray Faraday
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Subliminal advertising
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Subliminal advertising
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
They live, Alive Films presents a Larry Franco production ; produced by Larry Franco ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; directed by John Carpenter, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/071/000000000010071619.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the short story: Eight o'clock in the morning / Ray Nelson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 35 min.)
Isbn
9780783255309
Lccn
53064570
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192123528
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
21235
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm53064570
  • (OCoLC)53064570
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound ; single layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
They live, Alive Films presents a Larry Franco production ; produced by Larry Franco ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; directed by John Carpenter, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/071/000000000010071619.gif
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the short story: Eight o'clock in the morning / Ray Nelson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 35 min.)
Isbn
9780783255309
Lccn
53064570
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192123528
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
21235
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm53064570
  • (OCoLC)53064570
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound ; single layer
Video recording format
DVD
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