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The Resource Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz

Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz

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 Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz
Title variation
  • New hope
  • Star wars
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Voice actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
Member of
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Star wars (Motion picture)
  • Empire strikes back (Motion picture)
  • Star Wars, episode III, revenge of the Sith (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; film editors, Paul Hirsch, Marcia Lucas, Richard Chew ; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for sci-fi violence and brief language
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue; optional English subtitles ; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S73 2004
PerformerNote
Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew, David Prowse, Jack Purvis, Eddie Byrne ; James Earl Jones as the voice of Darth Vader
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1942-
  • 1913-1994
  • 1914-2000
  • 1934-2016
  • 1944-2019
  • 1935-
  • 1937-1997
  • 1911-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lucas, George
  • Kurtz, Gary
  • Hamill, Mark
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Fisher, Carrie
  • Cushing, Peter
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Daniels, Anthony
  • Baker, Kenny
  • Mayhew, Peter
  • Prowse, Dave
  • Purvis, Jack
  • Byrne, Eddie
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Lucasfilm, Ltd
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
123
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skywalker, Luke
  • Organa, Leia
  • Solo, Han
  • Vader, Darth
  • Life on other planets
  • Good and evil
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • 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
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Special features: Commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher; DVD-ROM weblink to exclusive Star Wars content
  • Issued as part of the 4-disc Star Wars trilogy box set
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543123415
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2222341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56497663
  • (Sirsi) o56497663
  • (OCoLC)56497663
  • 1617358
  • 2185630
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 Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • 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
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Special features: Commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher; DVD-ROM weblink to exclusive Star Wars content
  • Issued as part of the 4-disc Star Wars trilogy box set
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543123415
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2222341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56497663
  • (Sirsi) o56497663
  • (OCoLC)56497663
  • 1617358
  • 2185630
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX, Dolby surround, THX certified
Video recording format
DVD

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