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The Resource Superman, Alexander Salkind presents ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo ... [et al.] ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Donner

Superman, Alexander Salkind presents ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo ... [et al.] ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Donner

Label
Superman
Title
Superman
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Salkind presents ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo ... [et al.] ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Donner
Title variation
Superman
Title variation remainder
the movie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
Summary
A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Cataloging source
SVP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by John Williams ; editor, Stuart Baird ; director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; production designer, John Barry
Intended audience
Rated PG; peril, some mild sensuality and language
Language note
In English with optional French dubbing and optional English, French, Spanish or Portuguese (2000 ed. only) subtitles; closed captioned in English
PerformerNote
Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper, Glenn Ford, Trevor Howard, Margot Kidder, Jack O'Halloran, Valerie Perrine, Maria Schell, Terence Stamp, Phyllis Thaxter, Susannah York
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-2004
  • 1922-2011-
  • 1916-2006
  • 1916-1988
  • 1943-
  • 1926-2005
  • 1919-2012-
  • 1947-
  • 1920-1999
  • 1922-1997
  • 1932-
  • 1914-1978
  • 1914-1996
  • 1914-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reeve, Christopher
  • Kidder, Margot
  • Brando, Marlon
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Cooper, Jackie
  • Ford, Glenn
  • Howard, Trevor
  • O'Halloran, Jack
  • Perrine, Valerie
  • Schell, Maria
  • Stamp, Terence
  • Thaxter, Phyllis
  • York, Susannah
  • Donner, Richard
  • Spengler, Pierre
  • Puzo, Mario
  • Salkind, Alexander
  • Williams, John
  • Baird, Stuart
  • Unsworth, Geoffrey
  • Siegel, Jerry
  • Shuster, Joe.
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
294
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Superman (Fictitious character)
  • Lane, Lois (Fictitious character)
  • DVD-Video discs
Technique
live action
Label
Superman, Alexander Salkind presents ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo ... [et al.] ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Donner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from opening frames of 1978 theatrical version
  • Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster
  • Videodisc release of the c1978 motion picture, with the 2000 expanded version and special features
  • Includes filmmaker commentaries on both features; trailers; three documentaries: Taking flight: the development of Superman, Making Superman: filming the legend, and The magic behind the cape; restored scenes; screen tests; additional audio music cues; vintage TV special on the making of the movie; cartoons: Superman, The mechanical monsters, Billion dollar limited, The Arctic giant, The bulleteers, The magnetic telescope, Electric earthquake, Volcano, and Terror on the midway
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Original 1978 theatrical version (143 min.) -- Disc 2. 2000 expanded edition (151 min.) -- Discs 3-4. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Four-disc special ed.
Extent
4 videodiscs (294 min.)
Isbn
9781419823954
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569753419
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
75341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm76804729
  • 1217698
System details
DVD. Widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Superman, Alexander Salkind presents ; story by Mario Puzo ; screenplay by Mario Puzo ... [et al.] ; produced by Pierre Spengler ; directed by Richard Donner
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from opening frames of 1978 theatrical version
  • Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster
  • Videodisc release of the c1978 motion picture, with the 2000 expanded version and special features
  • Includes filmmaker commentaries on both features; trailers; three documentaries: Taking flight: the development of Superman, Making Superman: filming the legend, and The magic behind the cape; restored scenes; screen tests; additional audio music cues; vintage TV special on the making of the movie; cartoons: Superman, The mechanical monsters, Billion dollar limited, The Arctic giant, The bulleteers, The magnetic telescope, Electric earthquake, Volcano, and Terror on the midway
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Original 1978 theatrical version (143 min.) -- Disc 2. 2000 expanded edition (151 min.) -- Discs 3-4. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Four-disc special ed.
Extent
4 videodiscs (294 min.)
Isbn
9781419823954
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569753419
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
75341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm76804729
  • 1217698
System details
DVD. Widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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