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The Rocky Horror picture show

Author: Jim SharmanRichard O'BrienMichael WhiteLou AdlerTim CurryAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2000]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : CD for computer : NTSC color broadcast system : English : 25th Anniversary edView all editions and formats
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A mixture of fantastical rock opera and horror movie spoof. A couple of ordinary kids have car trouble one dark and rainy night and knock on the door of a looming gothic mansion. They are stunned to learn that they have stumbled into an ongoing convention of kinky characters, hosted by Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a mad scientist from the planet Transsexual.
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Genre/Form: Musical films
Rock films
Comedy films
Horror films
Fantasy films
Mad scientist films
Science fiction films
Parody films
Low budget films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
National Film Registry
Drama
Parodies, imitations, etc
Named Person: Richard O'Brien; Richard O'Brien
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Sharman; Richard O'Brien; Michael White; Lou Adler; Tim Curry; Susan Sarandon; Barry Bostwick; Patricia Quinn; Little Nell.; Jonathan Adams; Peter Hinwood; Charles D Gray; Meat Loaf, (Vocalist); David Toguri; Richard Hartley; Peter Suschitzky; Graeme Clifford; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.; VH1 (Firm)
OCLC Number: 45233540
Language Note: In English (5.1 or mono) with optional English or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Includes US and UK versions.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary; multi-view theatre experience; participation prompter; audience participation. DVD-ROM features: Masochistic trivia challenge, Riff Raff's story lab; Rocky Horror video jukebox; screensaver. Disc 2: Deleted musical scenes; outtakes; Rocky on VH1 (excerpts from "Behind the music" and "Where are they now"); alternate credit ending; documentary: Rocky Horror double feature video show; theatrical trailers; sing-a-along; misprint ending; photo gallery.
Credits: Director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; original musical play, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien ; dances staged by David Toguri ; film and music editor, Graeme Clifford ; musical direction and arrangements by Richard Hartley ; incidental music by Richard Hartley.
Cast: Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O'Brien, Patricia Quinn, Little Nell, Jonathan Adams, Peter Hinwood, Meatloaf, Charles Gray.
Awards: Named to the National Film Registry in 2005 by the Library of Congress ; Inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films (USA), in 1980.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R ; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A.
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.66:1); Dolby digital (5.1 surround, mono.).; Access to DVD-ROM special features requires PC with DVD-ROM drive, Windows 95 or higher operating system, and installation of (included) PC Friendly interactive software; access to weblinks also requires an internet connection; will not work on a CD-ROM drive.
Contents: Disc 1. Feature --
Disc 2. Supplemental.
Other Titles: Where are they now?
Rocky Horror picture show (Motion picture)
Behind the music (Television program)
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox presents a Lou Adler-Michael White production ; screenplay by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien ; produced by Michael White ; directed by Jim Sharman.

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A mixture of fantastical rock opera and horror movie spoof. A couple of ordinary kids have car trouble one dark and rainy night and knock on the door of a looming gothic mansion. They are stunned to learn that they have stumbled into an ongoing convention of kinky characters, hosted by Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a mad scientist from the planet Transsexual.

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