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- Los Angeles, CA : Republic Entertainment Inc. ; Santa Monica, CA : distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, c2002.
1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Finney, Jack -- Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Science fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
- English, Italian and Spanish soundtracks; French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
- Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant "seed pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people.
- [Side A. Original theatrical] widescreen
[Side B] Full screen.
- Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Carolyn Jones.
- Director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks; film editor, Robert S. Eisen; music composed and conducted by Carmen Dragon.
- Based on the Collier's magazine serial, Body snatchers / by Jack Finney.
Special features: interview with Kevin McCarthy; original theatrical trailer.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1956.
DVD; Dolby digital monaural.
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968. , Producer
Siegel, Don, 1912-1991. , Director
Mainwaring, Daniel, 1902-1977. , Screenwriter
McCarthy, Kevin, 1914-2010 , Actor
Wynter, Dana. , Actor
Jones, Carolyn, 1929-1983. , Actor
Allied Artists Pictures Corporation. , Producer
Republic Entertainment Inc. , Producer
Republic Pictures Corporation. , Producer
Artisan Entertainment (Firm) , Distributor
- Related Work:
- Finney, Jack. Body snatchers.
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