The Resource Planet of the apes, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Rod Serling ; produced by Arthur P. Jacobs ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)

Planet of the apes, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Rod Serling ; produced by Arthur P. Jacobs ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)

Label
Planet of the apes
Title
Planet of the apes
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Rod Serling ; produced by Arthur P. Jacobs ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor (Charlton Heston) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Soon, Taylor's life depends on the kindness of the chimpanzee scientists Cornelius (Roddy McDowall) and Zira (Kim Hunter) and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers an earth-shattering secret that may hold the key to his own destiny
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1968: Honorary Award (To John Chambers for his Outstanding Makeup Achievement).
Cataloging source
NLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; editor, Hugh S. Fowler ; music, Jerry Goldsmith ; art direction, William Creber, Jack Martin Smith ; set decoration, Norman Rockett, Walter M. Scott ; costume designer, Morton Haack ; creative makeup designer, John Chambers
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated G
Language note
Dialogue in English with optional soundtracks in French and Spanish and optional subtitles in English (for the hearing impaired) and Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P53648 2006
NLM call number
WD 750
NLM item number
P7125 2006
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Whitmore, James Daly, Linda Harrison
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1978
  • 1924-1975
  • 1922-2002
  • 1901-1989
  • 1921-2009
  • 1918-1978
  • 1945-
  • 1901-1974
  • 1912-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilson, Michael
  • Serling, Rod
  • Jacobs, Arthur P
  • Schaffner, Franklin J
  • Heston, Charlton
  • McDowall, Roddy
  • Hunter, Kim
  • Evans, Maurice
  • Whitmore, James
  • Daly, James
  • Harrison, Linda
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • Shamroy, Leon
  • Boulle, Pierre
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Astronauts
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Life on other planets
  • Planet of the Apes films
  • Science fiction films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Planet of the apes, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Rod Serling ; produced by Arthur P. Jacobs ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1968 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle
  • Special features: feature commentary by Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Natalie Trundy, and makeup artist John Chambers; feature commentary by composer Jerry Goldsmith; feature text commentary by Eric Greene, author of "Planet of the apes as American myth."
  • Publisher's no.: 2232974
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543229742
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2232974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm68665274
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); THX digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Planet of the apes, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Rod Serling ; produced by Arthur P. Jacobs ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1968 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle
  • Special features: feature commentary by Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Natalie Trundy, and makeup artist John Chambers; feature commentary by composer Jerry Goldsmith; feature text commentary by Eric Greene, author of "Planet of the apes as American myth."
  • Publisher's no.: 2232974
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543229742
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2232974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm68665274
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); THX digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD

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