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Lord of the flies

Author: William GoldingHarry HookSara SchiffRoss MilloyBalthazar GettyAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, ©1999.
Series: Contemporary classics (Culver City, Calif.)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After crashing at sea, a group of American military cadets find themselves marooned on a deserted island. The boys band together, but as the island becomes their own, competition and power struggles split them into two groups. Ralph (Getty) leads one group and preaches civilized ingenuity and togetherness, but Jack (Furrh) wants nothing of it and builds a faction of barbaric hunters who ultimately go to war with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William Golding; Harry Hook; Sara Schiff; Ross Milloy; Balthazar Getty; Danuel Pipoly; Chris Furrh; Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm); Nelson Entertainment (Firm); MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792840941 9780792840947
OCLC Number: 41574211
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel by Sir William Golding.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990.
Digital video transfer.
"This film has been modified ... to fit your TV."
Rated R.
Credits: Director of photography, Martin Fuhrer ; music, Phillipe Sarde.
Cast: Balthazar Getty, Danuel Pipoly, Chris Furrh.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 1 hr. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, hi-fi; Dolby surround stereo.
Series Title: Contemporary classics (Culver City, Calif.)
Responsibility: Castle Rock Entertainment in association with Nelson Entertainment presents a Harry Hook film ; screenplay by Sara Schiff ; produced by Ross Milloy ; directed and edited by Harry Hook.

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After crashing at sea, a group of American military cadets find themselves marooned on a deserted island. The boys band together, but as the island becomes their own, competition and power struggles split them into two groups. Ralph (Getty) leads one group and preaches civilized ingenuity and togetherness, but Jack (Furrh) wants nothing of it and builds a faction of barbaric hunters who ultimately go to war with Ralph. The powerful shift in conscience transforms ordinary kids into primal killers, setting off a devastating battle of good versus evil.

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