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Heavy metal [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents an Ivan Reitman-Leonard Mogel production ; screenplay by Dan Goldberg & Len Blum ; produced by Ivan Reitman ; directed by Gerald Potterton.

DVD DVD (c1999.)
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. with b&w rough cut ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: [Culver City, Calif.] : Columbia TriStar Home Video, c1999.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Montserrat College of Art DVDs DVD H (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0767836316
  • ISBN: 9780767836319
General Note:
Based on original art and stories by Richard Corben ... [et al.].
1999 videodisc release of the 1981 motion picture.
Widescreen version presented in the original theatrical aspect ratio of approx. 1.85:1.
Special features: deleted scenes, artwork of Heavy Metal, production photo gallery, imagining Heavy Metal documentary, Heavy Metal magazine cover gallery, original feature-length rough cut, Carl Macek reading Heavy Metal: the movie.
Soft landing -- Grimaldi -- Harry Canyon -- Den -- Captain Sternn -- B-17 -- So beautiful & so dangerous -- Taarna.
Creation/Production Credits:
Production design, Michael Gross ; animators, Joanna Fryer ... [et al.] ; editors, Mick Manning ... [et al.] ; music, Elmer Bernstein, conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; songs by Black Sabbath, Cheap Trick, Blue Oyster Cult, Devo, Donald Fagen, Don Felder, Grand Funk Railroad, Nazareth, Sammy Hagar, Stevie Nicks, Journey, Riggs, Trust.
Participant or Performer:
With the voices of Roger Bumpass, John Candy, Jackie Burroughs, Joe Flaherty, Don Francks, Martin Lavut, Marilyn Lightstone, Eugene Levy, Alice Playten, Harold Ramis, Susan Roman, August Schellenberg, Richard Romanus, John Verson, Zal Yanovsky.
An otherworldly tale of a glowing green orb from outer space that spreads destruction throughout the galaxy. Only when it encounters its one true enemy will goodness prevail in the universe.
System Details:
DVD ; 5.1 Dolby digital and 2-channel Dolby Surround.
Includes English language track, with optional English, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles.
Authors: Potterton, Gerald, 1931- (Added Author). Reitman, Ivan. (Added Author). Mogel, Leonard. (Added Author). Goldberg, Dan (Daniel) (Added Author). Blum, Len. (Added Author). Bernstein, Elmer. (Added Author). Fagen, Donald, 1948- (Added Author). Felder, Don. (Added Author). Hagar, Sammy. (Added Author). Nicks, Stevie. (Added Author). Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. (Added Author). Black Sabbath (Musical group) (Added Author). Cheap Trick (Musical group) (Added Author). Blue Öyster Cult (Musical group) (Added Author). Devo (Musical group) (Added Author). Grand Funk Railroad (Musical group) (Added Author). Nazareth (Musical group) (Added Author). Journey (Musical group) (Added Author). Riggs (Musical group) (Added Author). Trust (Musical group) (Added Author). Columbia Pictures. (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).
Citation: Potterton, Gerald. "Heavy metal." Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1999.

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