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The Resource Robinson Crusoe on Mars, a Paramount release ; directed by Byron Haskin ; screenplay by Ib Melchior and John Higgins ; produced by Aubrey Schenck ; a Schenck-Zabel production ; Paramount Pictures Corporation and Devonshire Pictures, Inc

Robinson Crusoe on Mars, a Paramount release ; directed by Byron Haskin ; screenplay by Ib Melchior and John Higgins ; produced by Aubrey Schenck ; a Schenck-Zabel production ; Paramount Pictures Corporation and Devonshire Pictures, Inc

Label
Robinson Crusoe on Mars
Title
Robinson Crusoe on Mars
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount release ; directed by Byron Haskin ; screenplay by Ib Melchior and John Higgins ; produced by Aubrey Schenck ; a Schenck-Zabel production ; Paramount Pictures Corporation and Devonshire Pictures, Inc
Title variation
Byron Haskin's Robinson Crusoe on Mars
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When his spaceship crash-lands on the barren wastelands of Mars, U.S. astronaut Commander "Kit" Draper must fight for survival, with a pet monkey his only companion until he meets "Friday," an alien
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
kky10bKgZFA
Credits note
Executive producer, Edwin F. Zabel ; director of photography, Winton C. Hoch ; art directors, Hal Pereira, Arthur Lonergan ; editor, Terry Morse ; music, Van Cleave ; production designer, Al Nozaki ; special effects, Butler-Glouner Inc., Lawrence W. Butler
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing-impaired (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R76 2007
PerformerNote
Paul Mantee, Victor Lundin, Adam West, and The Woolly Monkey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1999
  • 1908-1995
  • 1899-1984
  • 1928-2017
  • 1906-1984
  • 1910-1970
  • 1661?-1731
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schenck, Aubrey
  • Zabel, Edwin F.
  • Melchior, Ib
  • Higgins, John C.
  • Haskin, Byron
  • Mantee, Paul
  • Lundin, Victor
  • West, Adam
  • Hoch, Winton C.
  • Morse, Terry
  • Van Cleave, Nathan
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Schenck-Zabel Productions
  • Devonshire Pictures, Inc
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
404
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Life on other planets
  • Astronauts
  • Monkeys
  • Astronauts
  • Life on other planets
  • Monkeys
  • Survival
  • Mars (Planet)
Technique
live action
Label
Robinson Crusoe on Mars, a Paramount release ; directed by Byron Haskin ; screenplay by Ib Melchior and John Higgins ; produced by Aubrey Schenck ; a Schenck-Zabel production ; Paramount Pictures Corporation and Devonshire Pictures, Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Daniel Defoe
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Special features: 1994 audio commentary featuring screenwriter Ib Melchior, actors Paul Mantee and Victor Lundin, production designer Al Nozaki, Oscar-winning special effects designer and "Robinson Crusoe on Mars" historian Robert Skotak, and excerpts from a 1979 audio interview with director Byron Haskin; excerpts from Melchior's original screenplay. Survival kit: "Destination: Mars": a new video featurette by Michael Lennick detailing the science and dreams behind Robinson Crusoe on Mars; new music video for Lundin's song "Robinson Crusoe on Mars"; stills gallery of behind-the-scenes photos, production designs, and promotional material; theatrical trailer
  • Program notes featuring a new essay by filmmaker and space historian Michael Lennick, Melchior's "Brief Yargorian dictionary" of original alien dialect, and a list of facts about Mars from his original screenplay inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (12 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn156824545
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781934121825
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515025621
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1712D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, 16:9 enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, DVD-9, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Robinson Crusoe on Mars, a Paramount release ; directed by Byron Haskin ; screenplay by Ib Melchior and John Higgins ; produced by Aubrey Schenck ; a Schenck-Zabel production ; Paramount Pictures Corporation and Devonshire Pictures, Inc
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Daniel Defoe
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1964
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Special features: 1994 audio commentary featuring screenwriter Ib Melchior, actors Paul Mantee and Victor Lundin, production designer Al Nozaki, Oscar-winning special effects designer and "Robinson Crusoe on Mars" historian Robert Skotak, and excerpts from a 1979 audio interview with director Byron Haskin; excerpts from Melchior's original screenplay. Survival kit: "Destination: Mars": a new video featurette by Michael Lennick detailing the science and dreams behind Robinson Crusoe on Mars; new music video for Lundin's song "Robinson Crusoe on Mars"; stills gallery of behind-the-scenes photos, production designs, and promotional material; theatrical trailer
  • Program notes featuring a new essay by filmmaker and space historian Michael Lennick, Melchior's "Brief Yargorian dictionary" of original alien dialect, and a list of facts about Mars from his original screenplay inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (12 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn156824545
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781934121825
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515025621
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1712D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, 16:9 enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, DVD-9, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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