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The Resource RoboCop, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Arne Schmidt ; written by Edward Neumeier & Michael Miner ; directed by Paul Verhoeven, (videorecording)

RoboCop, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Arne Schmidt ; written by Edward Neumeier & Michael Miner ; directed by Paul Verhoeven, (videorecording)

Label
RoboCop
Title
RoboCop
Statement of responsibility
Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Arne Schmidt ; written by Edward Neumeier & Michael Miner ; directed by Paul Verhoeven
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • kor
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Set in Detroit in the near future, this story concerns a cop who dies in the line of duty and is transformed into an ultrasophisticated cybord by the corporation who now runs the police department. The "perfect" cop, however still seeks revenge on his enemies
Awards note
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 1988: Saturn Award - Best Director (Paul Verhoeven) ; Best Make-Up (Rob Bottin, Stephan Dupuis) ; Best Science Fiction Film ; Best Special Effects (Peter Kuran, Phil Tippett, Rob Bottin, Rocco Gioffre) ; Best Writing (Michael Miner ; Edward Neumeier)
Cataloging source
JQR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Sol Negrin, Jost Vacano ; editor, Frank J. Urioste ; music, Basil Poledouris ; costume designer, Erica Edell Philips ; production designer, William Sandell ; special effects, Peter Kuran, Phil Tippett, Rob Bottin, Rocco Gioffre
Intended audience
Rated, 13+ ; Canadian home video R
Language note
  • Blu-ray Disc: English, dubbed French and/or Spanish dialogue with optional English, Spanish, Cantonese, or Korean subtitles; closed-captioned
  • DVD: English, dubbed French and/or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Daniel O'Herlihy, Ronny Cox, Kurtwood Smith, Miguel Ferrer, Robert DoQui, Ray Wise, Felton Perry, Paul McCrane
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1947-
  • 1950 January 6-
  • 1919-2005
  • 1943-
  • 1954-2017
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schmidt, Arne L
  • Neumeier, Edward
  • Miner, Michael
  • Verhoeven, Paul
  • Weller, Peter
  • Allen, Nancy
  • O'Herlihy, Dan
  • Cox, Ronny
  • Smith, Kurtwood
  • Ferrer, Miguel
  • DoQui, Robert
  • Wise, Ray
  • Perry, Felton
  • McCrane, Paul
  • Orion Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Androids
  • Police
  • Police
  • Police murders
  • Gangs
  • Detroit (Mich.)
  • Science fiction films
  • Adventure films
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
RoboCop, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Arne Schmidt ; written by Edward Neumeier & Michael Miner ; directed by Paul Verhoeven, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "DVD + Blu-ray"--Container
  • Package design ©2010; DVD ©2001; Blu-ray ©2007. Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
Accompanying material
1 DVD (103 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 Blu-ray Disc (103 min.) (sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.) +
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904216704
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o612475796
  • (OCoLC)612475796
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc; region (A), DTS high definition, 25 GB single layer, widescreen (1.85:1), 5.1 DTS 5.1 HD master audio
  • DVD; region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • Blu-ray disc
Label
RoboCop, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Arne Schmidt ; written by Edward Neumeier & Michael Miner ; directed by Paul Verhoeven, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "DVD + Blu-ray"--Container
  • Package design ©2010; DVD ©2001; Blu-ray ©2007. Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
Accompanying material
1 DVD (103 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 Blu-ray Disc (103 min.) (sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.) +
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904216704
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o612475796
  • (OCoLC)612475796
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc; region (A), DTS high definition, 25 GB single layer, widescreen (1.85:1), 5.1 DTS 5.1 HD master audio
  • DVD; region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • Blu-ray disc

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