Invasion of the body snatchers [videorecording] / United Artists ; screenplay by Daniel Mainwaring ; produced by Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Don Siegel.
Other Titles: Invasion of the body snatchers (Motion picture : 1956).
Edition: Widescreen (2.35:1) or full screen format.
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Republic Pictures : Distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, 2000.
Description: 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series: Silver screen classics
Subject: Symbiogenesis Drama.
Human-alien encounters Drama.
Life on other planets Drama.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Director of photography, Ellsworth Fredericks ; film editor, Robert S. Eisen ; music, Carmen Dragon.
Performers: Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones, Jean Willes, Ralph Dumke.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Notes: In English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed Italian, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish or French.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955.
Based on the novel : The body snatchers / by Jack Finney.
Special features: original theatrical trailer (3 min.); Kevin McCarthy interview (8 min.).
Summary: Santa Mira, a small town in California, is suddenly beset with cases of townspeople acting in strange ways and evidence points to an invasion of extraterrestrial origins. With only a few other believers, Dr. Miles Bennell tries to warn the larger world while evading capture by those he once trusted.