skip to content
Ray Bradbury's The Martian chronicles Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Ray Bradbury's The Martian chronicles

Author: Andrew DonnallyMilton SubotskyRichard MathesonMichael AndersonStanley MyersAll authors
Publisher: Troy, MI : StarMaker Entertainment, [1995], ©1979.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In pt. 1, it is the year 1999, and as the Earth faces its inevitable extinction, three star-crossed expeditions are launched toward Mars. The fate of each mission unveils another layer of the mystery that shrouds the red planet. In pt. 2, Col. John Wilder (Rock Hudson) is convinced that the Martian civilization, seemingly destroyed by germs transported from Earth, still exists in an unknown form. Many have  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Donnally; Milton Subotsky; Richard Matheson; Michael Anderson; Stanley Myers; Rock Hudson; Gayle Hunnicutt; Bernie Casey; Roddy McDowall; Darren McGavin; Bernadette Peters; Nicholas Hammond; Christopher Connelly; Maria Schell; Joyce Van Patten; Fritz Weaver; Ray Bradbury; StarMaker Entertainment Inc.; Charles Fries Productions.; Stonehenge Productions.
ISBN: 1560687894 9781560687894 1560687789 9781560687788
OCLC Number: 34035962
Notes: Title on cassette label: The Martian chronicles.
A Charles Fries production in association with Stonehenge Productions.
Copyright held by Charles Fries Productions Inc.
Videocassette version of a television mini-series.
Based on the novel: The Martian chronicles / Ray Bradbury.
Credits: Executive producers, Charles Fries, Dick Berg ; director of photography, Ted Moore ; film editor, Eunice Mountjoy ; music, Stanley Myers.
Cast: Rock Hudson, Gayle Hunnicutt, Bernie Casey, Roddy McDowall, Darren McGavin, Bernadette Peters, Nicholas Hammond, Christopher Connelly, Maria Schell, Joyce Van Patten, Fritz Weaver.
Event notes: Filmed on location in Malta and Lanzarote and at Lee International Studios, England, by Charles Fries' Martian Chronicles Productions (U.K.) Limited in association with the British Broadcasting Corp. and Polytel International.
Description: 1 videocassette (279 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format. EP mode.
Contents: pt. 1. The expeditions (97 min.) --
pt. 2. The settlers (97 min.) --
pt. 3. The Martians (97 min.).
Other Titles: Martian chronicles
Responsibility: produced by Andrew Donnally and Milton Subotsky ; teleplay by Richard Matheson ; directed by Michael Anderson.

Abstract:

In pt. 1, it is the year 1999, and as the Earth faces its inevitable extinction, three star-crossed expeditions are launched toward Mars. The fate of each mission unveils another layer of the mystery that shrouds the red planet. In pt. 2, Col. John Wilder (Rock Hudson) is convinced that the Martian civilization, seemingly destroyed by germs transported from Earth, still exists in an unknown form. Many have accompanied Wilder to this planet of dreams, illusions, and hope. What awaits them is a series of strange apparitions and eerie encounters. In pt. 3, Mars becomes mankind's only hope when Earth explodes in the inferno of nuclear war. Col. John Wilder travels to an ancient Martian city where he discovers a secret that will forever alter the course of human existence. Not rated.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/34035962> # Ray Bradbury's The Martian chronicles
    a bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "34035962" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Place/troy_mi> ; # Troy, MI
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/miu> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#CreativeWork/martian_chronicles> ; # Martian chronicles.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108616> ; # Science fiction films
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922105> ; # Feature films
    schema:alternateName "Martian chronicles" ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/69116230> ; # Roddy McDowall
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/peters_bernadette> ; # Bernadette Peters
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/63095030> ; # Joyce Van Patten
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/87295147> ; # Gayle Hunnicutt
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/bradbury_ray_1920_2012> ; # Ray Bradbury
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/117711532> ; # Maria Schell
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/8670069> ; # Michael Anderson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/125784361> ; # Stonehenge Productions.
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/donnally_andrew> ; # Andrew Donnally
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12317128> ; # Rock Hudson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/48205004> ; # Fritz Weaver
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/connelly_christopher> ; # Christopher Connelly
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/159743660> ; # StarMaker Entertainment Inc.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51885270> ; # Darren McGavin
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/myers_stanley> ; # Stanley Myers
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29614395> ; # Bernie Casey
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/hammond_nicholas> ; # Nicholas Hammond
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85394787> ; # Richard Matheson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/134902997> ; # Charles Fries Productions.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51888467> ; # Milton Subotsky
    schema:datePublished "1995" ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. The expeditions (97 min.) -- pt. 2. The settlers (97 min.) -- pt. 3. The Martians (97 min.)."@en ;
    schema:description "In pt. 1, it is the year 1999, and as the Earth faces its inevitable extinction, three star-crossed expeditions are launched toward Mars. The fate of each mission unveils another layer of the mystery that shrouds the red planet. In pt. 2, Col. John Wilder (Rock Hudson) is convinced that the Martian civilization, seemingly destroyed by germs transported from Earth, still exists in an unknown form. Many have accompanied Wilder to this planet of dreams, illusions, and hope. What awaits them is a series of strange apparitions and eerie encounters. In pt. 3, Mars becomes mankind's only hope when Earth explodes in the inferno of nuclear war. Col. John Wilder travels to an ancient Martian city where he discovers a secret that will forever alter the course of human existence. Not rated."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/55191070> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Ray Bradbury's The Martian chronicles"@en ;
    schema:productID "34035962" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/34035962#PublicationEvent/troy_mi_starmaker_entertainment_1995_1979> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Agent/starmaker_entertainment> ; # StarMaker Entertainment
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781560687894> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781560687788> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/34035962> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Agent/starmaker_entertainment> # StarMaker Entertainment
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "StarMaker Entertainment" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/bradbury_ray_1920_2012> # Ray Bradbury
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1920" ;
    schema:deathDate "2012" ;
    schema:familyName "Bradbury" ;
    schema:givenName "Ray" ;
    schema:name "Ray Bradbury" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/connelly_christopher> # Christopher Connelly
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Connelly" ;
    schema:givenName "Christopher" ;
    schema:name "Christopher Connelly" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/donnally_andrew> # Andrew Donnally
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Donnally" ;
    schema:givenName "Andrew" ;
    schema:name "Andrew Donnally" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/hammond_nicholas> # Nicholas Hammond
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hammond" ;
    schema:givenName "Nicholas" ;
    schema:name "Nicholas Hammond" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/myers_stanley> # Stanley Myers
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Myers" ;
    schema:givenName "Stanley" ;
    schema:name "Stanley Myers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/55191070#Person/peters_bernadette> # Bernadette Peters
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Peters" ;
    schema:givenName "Bernadette" ;
    schema:name "Bernadette Peters" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108616> # Science fiction films
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science fiction films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922105> # Feature films
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Feature films"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/117711532> # Maria Schell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1926" ;
    schema:deathDate "2005" ;
    schema:familyName "Schell" ;
    schema:givenName "Maria" ;
    schema:name "Maria Schell" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12317128> # Rock Hudson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1925" ;
    schema:deathDate "1985" ;
    schema:familyName "Hudson" ;
    schema:givenName "Rock" ;
    schema:name "Rock Hudson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/125784361> # Stonehenge Productions.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Stonehenge Productions." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/134902997> # Charles Fries Productions.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Charles Fries Productions." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/159743660> # StarMaker Entertainment Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "StarMaker Entertainment Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29614395> # Bernie Casey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Casey" ;
    schema:givenName "Bernie" ;
    schema:name "Bernie Casey" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/48205004> # Fritz Weaver
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Weaver" ;
    schema:givenName "Fritz" ;
    schema:name "Fritz Weaver" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51885270> # Darren McGavin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1922" ;
    schema:deathDate "2006" ;
    schema:familyName "McGavin" ;
    schema:givenName "Darren" ;
    schema:name "Darren McGavin" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51888467> # Milton Subotsky
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Subotsky" ;
    schema:givenName "Milton" ;
    schema:name "Milton Subotsky" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/63095030> # Joyce Van Patten
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1934" ;
    schema:familyName "Van Patten" ;
    schema:givenName "Joyce" ;
    schema:name "Joyce Van Patten" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/69116230> # Roddy McDowall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McDowall" ;
    schema:givenName "Roddy" ;
    schema:name "Roddy McDowall" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85394787> # Richard Matheson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1926" ;
    schema:deathDate "2013" ;
    schema:familyName "Matheson" ;
    schema:givenName "Richard" ;
    schema:name "Richard Matheson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/8670069> # Michael Anderson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1943" ;
    schema:familyName "Anderson" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Anderson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/87295147> # Gayle Hunnicutt
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hunnicutt" ;
    schema:givenName "Gayle" ;
    schema:name "Gayle Hunnicutt" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781560687788>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1560687789" ;
    schema:isbn "9781560687788" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781560687894>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1560687894" ;
    schema:isbn "9781560687894" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.