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Title Contact [(DVD) videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents a South Side Amusement Company production, a Robert Zmeckis film ; screenplay by James V. Hart and Michael Goldenberg ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis.

Edition Special edition; Widescreen.
Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, 2009.
Distributed by Warner Home Video.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F CON    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation; NTSC region 1; dual layer; Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby surround stereo.
Language In English or French with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett.
Credits Director of photography, Don Burgess ; production design, Ed Verreaux ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri.
Note Based on the story by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Special features includes 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks: Jodie Foster/Robert Zmeckis and Steve Starkey/Ken Ralston and Stephen Rosenbaum, computer animation concepts and tests, special effects designs, cast and crew bios, from novel to screen, creating a fantastic event, the message, construction the pod, alien encounters.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience MPAA rating: Rated PG; for some intense action, mild language and a scene of sensuality.
Summary After an astronomer discovers communication emanating from the star Vega, she leads an international team in deciphering it, and travels through space to contact the senders of the message.
Terms Of Use For private home use only.
Subject Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996 -- Film adaptations.
Outer space -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Astronomers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Women astronomers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Human-alien encounters -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Life on other planets -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre DVD-Video discs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Science fiction films.
Added Author Zemeckis, Robert, 1952- producer, director.
Starkey, Steve, producer.
Hart, James V., screenwriter.
Goldenberg, Michael, screenwriter.
Foster, Jodie, actor.
McConaughey, Matthew, 1969- actor.
Woods, James, 1947- actor.
Hurt, John, 1940- actor.
Skerritt, Tom, actor.
Bassett, Angela, actor.
Silvestri, Alan.
Druyan, Ann, 1949-
Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996. Contact.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
South Side Amusement Company.
Warner Bros. Entertainment.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Contact (Motion picture)
ISBN 1419885197
Standard No. 883929083916
Music No. 1000108962 Warner Home Video
1000113432 Warner Home Video
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