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The man who fell to earth

Author: Nicolas RoegMichael DeeleyBarry SpikingsPaul MayersbergDavid BowieAll authors
Publisher: New York : Fox Lorber Home Video, c[1998]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An alien being comes to Earth to colonize its water riches but instead becomes head of a large corporation and is gradually destroyed by the pleasures, the technology and the richness of life on earth.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Science fiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nicolas Roeg; Michael Deeley; Barry Spikings; Paul Mayersberg; David Bowie; Rip Torn; Candy Clark; Buck Henry; Walter S Tevis; British Lion Films.; Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1572523387 9781572523388
OCLC Number: 40055925
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Based on the novel by Walter Tevis.
Special features include: scene selection ; filmographies.
Credits: Director of photography, Anthony Richmond ; film editor, Graeme Clifford ; music director, John Phillips.
Cast: David Bowie, Candy Clark, Rip Torn, Buck Henry.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Man who fell to earth (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings present for British Lion Films ; screenplay by Paul Mayersberg ; produced by Michael Deeley and Barry Spikings ; directed by Nicolas Roeg.

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An alien being comes to Earth to colonize its water riches but instead becomes head of a large corporation and is gradually destroyed by the pleasures, the technology and the richness of life on earth.

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