The Resource Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Limited production ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz, (DVD)

Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Limited production ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz, (DVD)

Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope
Title
Star wars
Title number
Episode IV
Title part
A new hope
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Limited production ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz
Title variation
  • New hope
  • Star wars IV, a new hope
  • Star wars trilogy
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1978: Best art direction-set decoration, best costume design, best effects, visual effects, best editing, best music, original score, best sound.
Cataloging source
IFA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor; editors, Richard Chew .. [et. al.]; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG ; for sci-fi violence and brief language
Language note
With English, French or Spanish dialogue; optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S73 2004
PerformerNote
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, James Earl Jones, Billy Dee Williams, Alec Guinness, Peter Cushing, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, David Prowse
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1942-
  • 1937-
  • 1914-
  • 1913-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lucas, George
  • Kurtz, Gary
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Fisher, Carrie
  • Hamill, Mark
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Williams, Billy Dee
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Cushing, Peter
  • Lucasfilm, Ltd
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
123
Series statement
Star wars trilogy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skywalker, Luke (Fictitious character)
  • Leia, Princess (Fictitious character)
  • Solo, Han (Fictitious character)
  • Life on other planets
  • Good and evil
  • Espacio exterior
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Limited production ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the Star Wars trilogy box set
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1977
  • Updates include those in the 1997 theatrical release "special edition' with remastered image and sound quality, enhanced special effects with updated computer technology, and added scenes as well as other additions by George Lucas
  • Special features include commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher; DVD-ROM weblink to exclusive Star Wars content
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a334481
  • ocm56497663
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; updated version
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2222341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX, Dolby surround, THX certified
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Limited production ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Part of the Star Wars trilogy box set
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1977
  • Updates include those in the 1997 theatrical release "special edition' with remastered image and sound quality, enhanced special effects with updated computer technology, and added scenes as well as other additions by George Lucas
  • Special features include commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher; DVD-ROM weblink to exclusive Star Wars content
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a334481
  • ocm56497663
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; updated version
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2222341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX, Dolby surround, THX certified
Video recording format
DVD

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