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Author: Robert ZemeckisJodie FosterMatthew McConaugheyJames WoodsJohn HurtAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway (Foster) receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Science fiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Zemeckis; Jodie Foster; Matthew McConaughey; James Woods; John Hurt; Tom Skerritt; Angela Bassett; Carl Sagan; Warner Bros.; South Side Amusement Company.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790736233 : 9780790736235 079073320X 9780790733203
OCLC Number: 39383802
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel by Carl Sagan.
"Special feature after the movie: Documentary footage on the film's visual effects with commentary by Special Effects Supervisors Ken Ralston and Stephen Rosenbaum: The making of the NASA machine destruction and High-Speed Compositing Reel"--Container.
Credits: Director of photography, Don Burgess; editor, Arthur Schmidt; music, Alan Silvestri.
Cast: Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughy, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videocassette (162 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Making of the NASA machine destruction and High-Speed Compositing Reel.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. presents a South Side Amusement Company production ; screenplay by James V. Hart and Michael Goldberg ; produced by Robert Zemeckis and Steve Starkey ; directed by Robert Zemeckis.

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Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway (Foster) receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away.

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