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The man who fell to earth [videorecording] / British Lion Films ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; produced by Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings ; directed by Nicolas Roeg.

Edition:
Widescreen presentation.
Publication:
New York, NY : Fox Lorber Home Video, c1998.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Tevis, Walter S. -- Film adaptations.
Human-alien encounters -- Drama.
Chief executive officers -- Drama.
Motion pictures, British.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Motion pictures, British.
System details:
: DVD - NTSC.
Summary:
An alien being comes to Earth to colonize its water riches but instead becomes head of a large corporation and is gradually destroyed by the pleasures, the technology and the richness of life on earth.
Participant:
David Bowie, Candy Clark, Rip Torn, Buck Henry.
Credits:
Director of photography, Anthony Richmond ; editor, Graeme Clifford ; music, John Phillips, Stonu Yanashta.
Notes:
Based on the novel by Walter Tevis.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Special features include: production credits ; filmographies.
Contributor:
Roeg, Nicolas, 1928- , Director
Deeley, Michael. , Producer
Spikings, Barry. , Producer
Mayersberg, Paul. , Screenwriter
Bowie, David. , Actor
Henry, Buck. , Actor
Torn, Rip, 1931- , Actor
Clark, Candy. , Actor
Tevis, Walter S. , Author
British Lion Films. , Producer
Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
Van Wert Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Related Work:
Tevis, Walter S., Author Man who fell to earth.
ISBN:
1572523387
Publisher no.:
720917503929
FLV5039 Fox Lorber