Invasion of the body snatchers (1956)
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Invasion of the body snatchers
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.
Republic Pictures ; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation ; produced by Walter Wanger ; directed by Don Siegel ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring.
Los Angeles, CA : Republic Entertainment Inc. ; Santa Monica, CA : distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, c2002.
English, Italian and Spanish soundtracks; French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
1 DVD (80 min.) : sound, black & white
Allied Artists Pictures Corporation
Republic Entertainment Inc
Republic Pictures Corporation
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.
Finney, Jack Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Science fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)