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Author: Rockne S O'BannonGale Anne HurdRichard KobritzGraham BakerJames CaanAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Science fiction drama set in Los Angeles in the 1990's about a whole culture of aliens called "Newcomers" who land in the Mojave Desert and are allowed refuge by the U.S. government. In L.A. alone, there are 300,000 Newcomers, and Detective James Sykes, a veteran police officer, is out to avenge the death of his partner who was killed by one of the extra-terrestrials. Sykes' new partner Sam Francisco turns out to be  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVDs
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Police films
Science fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Teatro
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rockne S O'Bannon; Gale Anne Hurd; Richard Kobritz; Graham Baker; James Caan; Mandy Patinkin; Terence Stamp; Kevyn Major Howard; Adam Greenberg; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 723440724
Language Note: English (4.1 Dolby surround), English (Dolby surround), or French (Dolby surround) dialogue; English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Special features: exclusive featurette, behind-the-scenes look at Alien nation, theatrical trailer, TV spots, previews for other Fox films.
Credits: Director of photography, Adam Greenberg ; editor, Kent Beyda ; music, Curt Sobel.
Cast: James Caan, Mandy Patinkin, Terence Stamp, Kevyn Major Howard.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: 20th Century Fox ; a Gale Anne Hurd / Richard Kobritz - Rockne S. O'Bannon production ; a Graham Baker film ; written by Rockne S. O'Bannon ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd and Richard Kobritz ; directed by Graham Baker.

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Science fiction drama set in Los Angeles in the 1990's about a whole culture of aliens called "Newcomers" who land in the Mojave Desert and are allowed refuge by the U.S. government. In L.A. alone, there are 300,000 Newcomers, and Detective James Sykes, a veteran police officer, is out to avenge the death of his partner who was killed by one of the extra-terrestrials. Sykes' new partner Sam Francisco turns out to be the force's first Newcomer, and together they uncover a trail of murder leading to the worst drug epidemic ever to hit Planet Earth.

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