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The man who fell to earth (1976)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 707
Title:
The man who fell to earth
Originally produced:
1976
Format:
DVD
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.
Credits:
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.
Details:
1 DVD (140 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United Kingdom
Studio(s):
British Lion Films
Director(s):
Roeg, Nicolas
Screenwriter(s):
Mayersberg, Paul
Producer(s):
Deeley, Michael
Spikings, Barry
Cast:
David Bowie, Candy Clark, Rip Torn, Buck Henry.
Production:
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.
Subjects:
Tevis, Walter S. Film adaptations.
Human-alien encounters Drama.
Chief executive officers Drama.
Motion pictures, British.
Genre:
Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Motion pictures, British.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Motion pictures, British
Genre: Science fiction films
Year: 1970s
Spoken language: English
Title: Man who fell to earth
Director: Roeg, Nicolas
Actor: Bowie, David
Actor: Clark, Candy
Actor: Henry, Buck
Actor: Torn, Rip
Production studio: British Lion Films
Country of production: United Kingdom
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No