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Uniform Title Last starfighter (Motion picture)
Title The last starfighter / a Lorimar presentation, a Universal release ; produced by Gary Adelson and Edward O. Denault ; written by Jonathan Betuel ; directed by Nick Castle.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Whiton Branch - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  BLU RAY DVD LAST    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  BLU-RAY LAST    Check Shelf
Edition Twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 41 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details Blu-ray Disc, widescreen (2.35:1); DTS-HD master audio 5.1; 1080p High-Definition; requires Blu-ray player.
Note Title from container.
Cast Lance Guest, Dan O'Herlihy, Catherine Mary Stewart, Robert Preston.
Credits Music, Craig Safan.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1984.
"Access the BD-Live center through your Internet-connected player and download even more bonus content, the latest trailers and more!"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary "After Earthling Alex (Lance Guest) conquers the Starfighter video game, he is recruited by alien Centauri (Robert Preston) to be part of an elite legion of fighters. Leaving behind his trailer park home for the outer regions of space, Alex becomes the last hope for the beleaguered Star League and hundreds of worlds -- including Earth."--Container.
Note Special features: "Heroes of the screen:" all-new retrospective documentary with the cast and crew as they revisit the scripting, casting and groundbreaking computer effects; "Crossing the frontier: making The last Starfighter:" an original documentary on the creation of the film and its innovative visual effects; image gallery; feature commentary with director Nick Castle and production designer Ron Cobb.
Language English dialogue, with optional French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Video games and teenagers -- United States -- Drama.
Human-alien encounters -- Drama.
Recruiting and enlistment -- Drama.
Fighter pilots -- Drama.
Genre/Form Science fiction films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Added Author Adelson, Gary.
Denault, Edward O.
Betuel, Jonathan.
Castle, Nick.
Guest, Lance, 1960-
O'Herlihy, Dan, 1919-2005.
Stewart, Catherine Mary.
Preston, Robert, 1918-1987.
Safan, Craig.
Lorimar Pictures.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 025192019975
Music No. 61109067 Universal Studios Home Entertainment
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