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The Resource Forbidden planet, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack. The invisible boy / a Pan production ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack ; screenplay by Cyril Hume ; directed by Herman Hoffman, (videorecording)

Forbidden planet, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack. The invisible boy / a Pan production ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack ; screenplay by Cyril Hume ; directed by Herman Hoffman, (videorecording)

Label
Forbidden planet
Title
Forbidden planet
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack. The invisible boy / a Pan production ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack ; screenplay by Cyril Hume ; directed by Herman Hoffman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Forbidden planet: Leslie Nielsen plays the commander who brings his space cruiser crew, and Robby the Robot, to the green-skied world that's home to Dr. Morbius and his daughter, and to a mysterious terror
  • Invisible boy: A ten-year-old boy and Robby the Robot team up to prevent a Super Computer from controlling the Earth from a satellite
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Forbidden planet: director of photography, George J. Folsey ; electronic tonalities, Louis and Bebe Barron ; editor, Ferris Webster
  • The invisible boy: music, Les Baxter ; director of photography, Harold Wellman ; editor, John D. Faure
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • English (Dolby surround 5.1) or French (mono.) dialogue; optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed captioned (feature film only)
PerformerNote
  • Forbidden planet: Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen, Warren Stevens, Jack Kelly, Richard Anderson, Earl Holliman, Robby the Robot
  • The invisible boy: Richard Eyer, Philip Abbott, Diane Brewster, Harold J. Stone, Robert H. Harris, Dennis McCarthy, Alexander Lockwood, John O'Malley, Robby the Robot
Runtime
98
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Forbidden planet, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack. The invisible boy / a Pan production ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack ; screenplay by Cyril Hume ; directed by Herman Hoffman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Forbidden planet originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • The invisible boy originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Forbidden planet based on a story by Irving Block and Allen Adler
  • The invisible boy based on a story by Edmund Cooper
  • Special features (Disc 1): deleted scenes ; lost footage ; excerpts from MGM Parade ; a 1958 "The thin man" TV series episode featuring Robot client (26 min.) ; science-fiction theatrical trailer gallery
  • Special features (Disc2): three documentaries: Watch the skies!: science fiction, the 1950's and us (2005, 55 min.) ; Amazing! Exploring the far reaches of Forbidden planet (2006, 27 min.) ; Robby the robot: engineering a sci-fi icon (2006, 14 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
[disc 1] Forbidden planet (col., 98 min.) -- [disc 2] The invisible boy (b&w, 89 min.)
Control code
74813544
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
50th anniversary two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (98 min.)
Isbn
9780790792149
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569691223
Other physical details
sd., col. & b&w
Publisher number
66912
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)74813544
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Forbidden planet, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack. The invisible boy / a Pan production ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack ; screenplay by Cyril Hume ; directed by Herman Hoffman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Forbidden planet originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • The invisible boy originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Forbidden planet based on a story by Irving Block and Allen Adler
  • The invisible boy based on a story by Edmund Cooper
  • Special features (Disc 1): deleted scenes ; lost footage ; excerpts from MGM Parade ; a 1958 "The thin man" TV series episode featuring Robot client (26 min.) ; science-fiction theatrical trailer gallery
  • Special features (Disc2): three documentaries: Watch the skies!: science fiction, the 1950's and us (2005, 55 min.) ; Amazing! Exploring the far reaches of Forbidden planet (2006, 27 min.) ; Robby the robot: engineering a sci-fi icon (2006, 14 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
[disc 1] Forbidden planet (col., 98 min.) -- [disc 2] The invisible boy (b&w, 89 min.)
Control code
74813544
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
50th anniversary two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (98 min.)
Isbn
9780790792149
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569691223
Other physical details
sd., col. & b&w
Publisher number
66912
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)74813544
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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