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The Resource Soylent green, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Walter Seltzer and Russell Thacher ; directed by Richard Fleischer ; screenplay by Stanley R. Greenberg, (videorecording DVD)

Soylent green, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Walter Seltzer and Russell Thacher ; directed by Richard Fleischer ; screenplay by Stanley R. Greenberg, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Soylent green
Title
Soylent green
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Walter Seltzer and Russell Thacher ; directed by Richard Fleischer ; screenplay by Stanley R. Greenberg
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Charlton Heston plays a cop in this science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York in the year 2022, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely on a wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Cataloging source
OKE
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Soylent green (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Richard H. Kline; editor, Samuel E. Beetley, original music, Fred Myrow
Dewey number
791.43
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English or French soundtracks; subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Leigh Taylor-Young, Chuck Connors, Joseph Cotten, Brock Peters, Paula Kelly, Edward G. Robinson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1992
  • 1905-1994
  • 1893-1973
  • 1925-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fleischer, Richard
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Taylor-Young, Leigh
  • Connors, Chuck
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Peters, Brock
  • Kelly, Paula
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Harrison, Harry
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harrison, Harry
  • Overpopulation
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Soylent green, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Walter Seltzer and Russell Thacher ; directed by Richard Fleischer ; screenplay by Stanley R. Greenberg, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Based on a novel by Harry Harrison
  • Special features include: Full-length commentary by Leigh Taylor-Young and director Richard Fleischer; vintage documentary "A look at the world of Soylent Green"; MGM's tribute to Edward G. Robinson's 101st film; Charlton Heston sci-fi movies essay; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780790743776
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569799998
  • 012569505223
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 79999
  • 65052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn192073394
  • 439240
  • (OCoLC)192073394
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Soylent green, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Walter Seltzer and Russell Thacher ; directed by Richard Fleischer ; screenplay by Stanley R. Greenberg, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Based on a novel by Harry Harrison
  • Special features include: Full-length commentary by Leigh Taylor-Young and director Richard Fleischer; vintage documentary "A look at the world of Soylent Green"; MGM's tribute to Edward G. Robinson's 101st film; Charlton Heston sci-fi movies essay; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780790743776
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569799998
  • 012569505223
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 79999
  • 65052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn192073394
  • 439240
  • (OCoLC)192073394
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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