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Title The beast from 20,000 fathoms [videorecording] ; Them.

Publication Info. [Burbank, Calif.] : Warner Bros. Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]
©2006

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Description 2 videodiscs (171 min.) : black and white, sound ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note "Sci-fi double feature."--Container.
Container title.
Video release of the 1953 and 1954 movies.
Credits The Beast from 20,000 fathoms: Screenplay, Lou Morheim and Fred Freiberger ; producers, Hal Chester and Jack Dietz ; director, Eugene Lourie ; music, David Buttolph. Them: Screenplay, Ted Sherdeman ; producer, David Weisbart ; director, Gordon Douglas ; music, Bronislaw Kaper.
Cast The beast from 20,000 fathoms: Paul Christian, Paula Raymond, Cecil Kellaway, Kenneth Tobey, with Donald Woods, Jack Pennick, Lee Van Cleef, Steve Brodie, Ross Elliott.
Them: James Whitmore, Edmund Gwenn, Joan Weldon, James Arness, with onslow Stevens, Sean McClory, Chris Drake.
System Details DVD.
Summary The beast from 20,000 fathoms: "As a result of an arctic nuclear test, a carnivorous dinosaur thaws out and starts making its way down the east coast of North America. Professor Tom Nesbitt, only witness to the beast's existence, is not believed, even when he identifies it as a "rhedosaurus" to paleontologist Thurgood Elson. All doubts disappear, however, when Elson is swallowed whole during an oceanic bathysphere excursion to search for the creature. Soon thereafter the rhedosaurus emerges from the sea and lays waste to Manhattan Island until Nesbitt comes up with a plan to try to stop the seemingly indestructible beast."--IMDb.
Them: "Nuclear tests in the desert result in the growth of gigantic mutant ants who menace cities in the American south-west as a team of investigators and the army search for a way to control their spread in this Cold War-era monster film."--IMDb.
Audience Not rated.
Subject Atomic bomb -- Testing.
Monsters -- Drama.
Monsters in motion pictures.
Underground nuclear explosions -- Environmental aspects -- New Mexico -- Drama.
Police -- New Mexico -- Drama.
Genre/Form Science fiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Christian, Paul.
Raymond, Paula.
Morheim, Lou.
Freiberger, Fred.
Chester, Hal.
Dietz, Jack.
Lourié, Eugene.
Whitmore, J. (James)
Gwenn, Edmund, 1875-1959.
Sherdeman, Ted.
Weisbart, David.
Douglas, Gordon, 1907-1993.
Warner Bros. Entertainment.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Them.
ISBN 1419816713
9781419816710
Standard No. 012569731264
Music No. 73126 Warner Bros.

 
    
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