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

John Carpenter's They live, Alive Films presents ; a Larry Franco production ; directed by John Carpenter ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; produced by Larry Franco

Label
John Carpenter's They live
Title
John Carpenter's They live
Statement of responsibility
Alive Films presents ; a Larry Franco production ; directed by John Carpenter ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; produced by Larry Franco
Title variation
They live
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When two men put on special sunglasses they see subliminal messages and the aliens that have taken over the earth
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
  • AU3i58IaMLE
  • zKkhy6PAmJ8
Credits note
Director of photography, Gary B. Kibbe ; stunt coordinator, Jeff Imada ; music, John Carpenter, Alan Howarth ; editors, Gib Jaffe, Frank E. Jimenez
Intended audience
Rating: R
Language note
English language with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Meg Foster, Roddy Piper, Keith David, George "Buck" Flower, Peter Jason, and Raymond St. Jacques
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1954-2015
  • 1937-2004
  • 1944-
  • 1930-1990
  • 1952-
  • 1941-
  • 1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carpenter, John
  • Franco, Larry J.
  • Foster, Meg
  • Piper, Roddy
  • David, Keith
  • Flower, George
  • Jason, Peter
  • St. Jacques, Raymond
  • Blay, Andre
  • Gordon, Shep
  • King, Sandy
  • Howarth, Alan
  • Kibbe, Gary B.
  • Jaffe, Gib
  • Jimenez, Frank E.
  • Nelson, Ray Faraday
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
  • Alive Films
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nelson, Ray Faraday
  • Nelson, Ray Faraday
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Subliminal projection
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Brainwashing
  • Brainwashing
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Subliminal projection
Technique
live action
Label
John Carpenter's They live, Alive Films presents ; a Larry Franco production ; directed by John Carpenter ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; produced by Larry Franco
Link
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096256/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the short story "Eight O'Clock in the Morning" by Ray Nelson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Bonus features: audio commentary ; Independent thoughts-- an interview with John Carpenter ; Man vs aliens-- interview with Keith David ; Woman of mystery-- interview with Meg Foster ; Watch, look, listen: the sights & sounds of they live-- a look at the visual style, stunts and music from the film ; Original EPK: the making of ; never before seen footage from the commercials created for the film ; original theatrical trailer ; original screenplay ; TV spots ; still gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663136579
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF13657
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)811782252
  • (OCoLC)ocn811782252
  • 544693
  • 546992
  • 546992
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1), Dolby stereo 2.0 and surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
John Carpenter's They live, Alive Films presents ; a Larry Franco production ; directed by John Carpenter ; screenplay by Frank Armitage ; produced by Larry Franco
Link
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096256/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the short story "Eight O'Clock in the Morning" by Ray Nelson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Bonus features: audio commentary ; Independent thoughts-- an interview with John Carpenter ; Man vs aliens-- interview with Keith David ; Woman of mystery-- interview with Meg Foster ; Watch, look, listen: the sights & sounds of they live-- a look at the visual style, stunts and music from the film ; Original EPK: the making of ; never before seen footage from the commercials created for the film ; original theatrical trailer ; original screenplay ; TV spots ; still gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663136579
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF13657
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)811782252
  • (OCoLC)ocn811782252
  • 544693
  • 546992
  • 546992
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1), Dolby stereo 2.0 and surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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