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The fly

Author: David CronenbergMark IrwinCharles Edward PogueStuart CornfeldJeff GoldblumAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2005.
Series: Collector's edition (Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.), 20.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Collector's edView all editions and formats
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Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidentally fused with those of a fly. Seth's excitement over his new physical abilities turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Horror films
Romance films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Teatro
Named Person: George Langelaan; George Langelaan
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Cronenberg; Mark Irwin; Charles Edward Pogue; Stuart Cornfeld; Jeff Goldblum; Geena Davis; John Getz; Joy Boushel; Leslie Carlson; George Chuvalo; Michael Copeman; Carol Lazare; Howard Shore; Marc Boyman; Kip Ohman; Ronald Sanders; Carol Spier; George Langelaan; Brooksfilms (Firm); Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 62386147
Language Note: In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: From the story by George Langelaan.
Originally released as motion picture in 1986.
Special features: Disc 1: Commentary with David Cronenberg. Disc 2: Deleted scenes; Film tests; Trailers and TV spots; David Cronenberg profile; One sheet & lobby card gallery; Still gallery.
Credits: Music by Howard Shore ; co-producers, Marc-Ami Boyman and Kip Ohman ; edited by Ronald Sanders ; production designer, Carol Spier ; created and designed by Chris Walas, Inc.
Cast: Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz, Joy Boushel, Les Carlson, George Chuvalo, Michael Copeman, David Cronenberg, Carol Lazare, Shawn Hewitt.
Awards: Academy Awards, 1987: Best make-up.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.; CHV rating: 14A.
Description: 2 videodiscs (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS, Dolby 5.1 surround, stereo., mono.
Contents: Disc 2. Fear of the flesh : the making of The fly documentary --
The Brundle Museum of Natural History documentary --
George Langelaan's original short story --
Charles Edward Pogue's original screenplay --
David Cronenberg's rewrite --
Interactive magazine articals --
DVD credits --
1986 electronic press kit featurette.
Series Title: Collector's edition (Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.), 20.
Other Titles: Fly (Motion picture : 1986)
David Cronenberg's The fly
Responsibility: 20th Century Fox ; Brooksfilms presents a David Cronenberg film ; director of photography, Mark Irwin ; screenplay by Charles Edward Pogue and David Cronenberg ; produced by Stuart Cornfeld ; directed by David Cronenberg.
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Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidentally fused with those of a fly. Seth's excitement over his new physical abilities turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over.

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