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Author: Richard D ZanuckDavid BrownLili Fini ZanuckDavid SapersteinTom BenedekAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2009]
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Art, Ben and Joe are three simple, aging senior citizens who like to swim in the unguarded swimming pool next door from the old folks home they live in. One day they go swimming and feel energized and 'ready to take on the world!' What they soon discover is that the pool was recently bought by four alien Antereans incognito as humans. The men and their friends offer to help the Antereans return the cocoons and as a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction films
Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Fiction films
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard D Zanuck; David Brown; Lili Fini Zanuck; David Saperstein; Tom Benedek; Ron Howard; Don Ameche; Wilford Brimley; Hume Cronyn; Brian Dennehy; Jack Gilford; Steve Guttenberg; Maureen Stapleton; Jessica Tandy; Gwen Verdon; Herta Ware; Tahnee Welch; James Horner; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 606901131
Language Note: In English (DTS-HD 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby stereo.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.), Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Title from disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features: Commentary by director Ron Howard; five featurettes; trailers; TV spots.
Credits: Director of photography, Don Peterman ; music composer, James Horner.
Cast: Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn, Brian Dennehy, Jack Gilford, Steve Guttenberg, Maureen Stapleton, Jessica Tandy, Gwen Verdon, Herta Ware, Tahnee Welch.
Target Audience: MPAA rated: PG-13.; CHV rating: PG.
Description: 1 Blu-ray Disc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray disc, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., AVC @ 19 MBPS, 25GB, single layer, 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player.
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox presents a Zanuck/Brown production, a Ron Howard film ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown and Lili Fini Zanuck ; story by David Saperstein ; screenplay by Tom Benedek ; directed by Ron Howard.

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Art, Ben and Joe are three simple, aging senior citizens who like to swim in the unguarded swimming pool next door from the old folks home they live in. One day they go swimming and feel energized and 'ready to take on the world!' What they soon discover is that the pool was recently bought by four alien Antereans incognito as humans. The men and their friends offer to help the Antereans return the cocoons and as a reward, the Antereans offer something magnificent.

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