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The Resource Behind The planet of the apes, directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; produced by Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics, (DVD)

Behind The planet of the apes, directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; produced by Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics, (DVD)

Label
Behind The planet of the apes
Title
Behind The planet of the apes
Statement of responsibility
directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; produced by Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Looks at the production and filming of the motion picture The planet of the apes and its sequels, which explored religious, social, and political issues through the relationship between apes and humans and between slaves and masters in an imaginary future world. Also looks at the spin-off television programs and merchandise. Includes interviews with stars Charlton Heston and Kim Hunter
Cataloging source
OLN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Cory Geryak ; editors, David Comtois, Dustin Ebsen, and Steve Rasch
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P63516 2000
PerformerNote
Host, Roddy McDowall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Comtois, David
  • Burns, Kevin
  • Lyons, Shelley
  • Anthony, Brian
  • McDowall, Roddy
  • Van Ness Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Planet of the Apes films
  • Science fiction films
  • Action and adventure films
Technique
live action
Label
Behind The planet of the apes, directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; produced by Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1998
  • Special features include: theatrical trailers, TV spot for Behind the planet of the apes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
The men behind the apes -- The test film -- The makeup -- Pre-production -- Planet of the apes -- The ape actors -- Other challenges -- A political film -- A sense of fun -- The final scenes -- The statue -- A hit film -- A sequel? -- Beneath the planet of the apes -- Escape from the planet of the apes -- Conquest of the planet of the apes -- Battle for the planet of the apes -- The TV series -- Going ape -- The test of time
Control code
ocm46919375
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
0245430051622
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46919375
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full-framed format (aspect ratio 1.33:1); Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Behind The planet of the apes, directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; produced by Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1998
  • Special features include: theatrical trailers, TV spot for Behind the planet of the apes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
The men behind the apes -- The test film -- The makeup -- Pre-production -- Planet of the apes -- The ape actors -- Other challenges -- A political film -- A sense of fun -- The final scenes -- The statue -- A hit film -- A sequel? -- Beneath the planet of the apes -- Escape from the planet of the apes -- Conquest of the planet of the apes -- Battle for the planet of the apes -- The TV series -- Going ape -- The test of time
Control code
ocm46919375
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
0245430051622
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000516
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46919375
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full-framed format (aspect ratio 1.33:1); Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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