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The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy

Author: Alan J W BellDouglas AdamsSimon JonesPeter JonesDavid DixonAll authors
Publisher: [London] : BBC Video ; Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This compilation contains all six episodes of the BBC's adaptation of a sci-fi fantasy about an unassuming Englishman and his outwardly average neighbor who is actually an alien from the vicinity of Betelgeuse.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction television programs
Television comedies
Television adaptations
Fiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy
Science fiction
Television comedy programmes
Drama
Named Person: Ford Prefect; Arthur Dent, (Fictitious character); Arthur Dent, (Fictitious character); Ford Prefect
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alan J W Bell; Douglas Adams; Simon Jones; Peter Jones; David Dixon; Sandra Dickinson; Mark Wing-Davey; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; BBC Video (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790766086 9780790766089 1419815156 9781419815157
OCLC Number: 49717714
Language Note: In English with optional descriptive English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as a BBC television series in 1981.
Adapted from the BBC Radio series.
Credits: Music, Tim Souster, Paddy Kingsland ; [Episode 5] written by Douglas Adams, additional material, John Lloyd.
Cast: Simon Jones, Peter Jones, David Dixon, Sandra Dickinson, Mark Wing-Davey.
Description: 2 videodiscs (200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; mono or remixed stereo options.
Contents: Special features (Disc 1): optional production notes for each episode. Special features (Disc 2): out-takes and deleted scenes; behind-the-scenes footage from Tomorrow's world and Pebble Mill at one; the making of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (59 min.); short film of scene created for the radio production; Douglas Adams tribute program from Omnibus (49 min.); additional footage not used in the "Making of" documentary (26 min.); introduction by Peter Jones; photo gallery; original trailers.
Other Titles: Tomorrow's world (Television program)
Pebble Mill.
Omnibus (Television program : 1967-2003)
Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy (Radio program)
Responsibility: British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, Alan J.W. Bell ; by Douglas Adams.

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This compilation contains all six episodes of the BBC's adaptation of a sci-fi fantasy about an unassuming Englishman and his outwardly average neighbor who is actually an alien from the vicinity of Betelgeuse.

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