4 film favorites. Sci-fi collection. Volume 2.


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Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2011].
Special edition (all films).


General Note
Contact special features include interactive menus, production notes, theatrical trailers, scene access, 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks, computer animation concepts and tests. Lost in space special features: commentary by director Stephen Hopkins and screenwriter Akiva Goldsman ; commentary by visual effects supervisors Angus Bickerton and Lauren Richie, director of photography Peter Levy, editor Ray Lovejoy, producer Carlo Foy ; Building the special effects and The Future of space featurettes ; Apollo Four Forty "Lost in space" music video ; The TV years: Q&A with the original TV show cast ; Trailer. Sphere special features: behind-the-scenes making of documentary, audio commentary, production notes, theatrical trailer.
General Note
Contact based on the novel by Carl Sagan and the story by Sagan, Ann Druyan. Sphere based on the novel by Michael Crichton.
General Note
Contact originally released as a motion picture in 1997. Lost in space and Sphere originally released as motion pictures in 1998. Red planet originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
General Note
This four disc set is available for checkout in 2 separate volumes. Volume 1 contains Contact and Lost in space. Volume 2 contains Red planet and Sphere.
Creation/Production Credits
Contact directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey ; screenplay, James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg ; music, Alan Silvestri ; cinematography, Don Burgess ; editing, Arthur Schmidt. Lost in space produced by Mark W. Koch, Stephen Hopkins, Akiva Goldsman, Carla Foy ; written by Akiva Goldsman ; directed by Stephen Hopkins ; music, Bruce Broughton ; editor, Ray Lovejoy ; director of photography, Peter Levy ; writer, Akiva Goldsman. Sphere produced by Michael Crichton/Andrew Wald ; produced and directed by Barry Levinson ; adaptation by Kurt Wimmer ; screenplay by Stephen Hauser and Paul Attansio ; director of photography, Adam Greenberg ; editor, Stu Linder ; music, Elliot Goldenthal. Red planet producers, Mark Canton, Bruce Berman, Jorge Saralegui ; director, Antony Hoffman.
Contact: Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughy, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett.
Lost in space: Gary Oldman, William Hurt, Matt LeBlanc, Mimi Rogers, Heather Graham, Lacey Chabert, Jack Johnson.
Sphere: Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson, Peter Coyote, Liev Schreiber, Queen Latifah, Huey Lewis.
Red planet: Val Kilmer, Carrie-Anne Moss, Tom Sizemore, Benjamin Bratt, Simon Baker, Terence Stamp.
Contact: Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away.
Lost in space: The year is 2058. With the Earth's resources severely depleted human survival depends upon "The Jupiter Mission." This daring plan will launch an entire family-- the Robinsons-- into the farthest reaches of hyperspace to colonize "Alpha Prime," the only other habitable planet in the galaxy. But when a stowaway sabotages the mission, the Robinsons find themselves hurtling through uncharted space, facing alien invaders, time- warp wonders and non-stop excitement.
Sphere: Far below the surface in the mid-Pacific, U.S. officials have isolated what may be the greatest discovery in human history. They've found a huge spacecraft that plunged into the depths--300 years ago. What is the spacecraft's origin? After three centuries, could there still be a living intelligence aboard?
Red planet: Looking starward for a solution to the dying of Earth, something no one expected awaits.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG (Contact). PG-13 (Red planet, Lost in space, Sphere)
System Details
System Details
Widescreen presentation.
Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish ; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Zemeckis, R., Starkey, S., Hart, J. V., Goldenberg, M. 1., Foster, J., McConaughey, M., Woods, J., Hurt, J., Skerritt, T., Bassett, A., Sagan, C., Oldman, G., Hurt, W., LeBlanc, M., Rogers, M., Graham, H., Chabert, L., Johnson, J., Hopkins, S., Goldsman, A., Stone, S., Jackson, S. L., Hoffman, D., Crichton, M., Wald, A., Levinson, B., Wimmer, K., Hauser, S., Attansio, P., Kilmer, V., Moss, C., Sizemore, T., Hoffman, A., & Stamp, T. (2011). 4 film favorites (Special edition (all films).). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Robert Zemeckis et al.. 2011. 4 Film Favorites. Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Robert Zemeckis et al.. 4 Film Favorites Warner Home Video, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Zemeckis, Robert, et al. 4 Film Favorites Special edition (all films)., Warner Home Video, 2011.

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