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DVD PN 1997.2 S54 2002 (HEU)



Main Title: Signs [videorecording] / Mel. Gibson, Joaquin. Phoenix, Rory. Culkin, Abigail Breslin, Patricia. Kalember, Cherry Jones, Bryce Dallas Howard, Adrien. Brody, William. Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Brendan. Gleeson, M. Night. Shyamalan, Frank. Marshall, Sam. Mercer, Scott Rudin, James Newton. Howard, Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm).

Genre/Form: Drama, feature films and video recordings for the hearing impaired

All Authors / Contributors: Mel Gibson; Joaquin Phoenix; Rory Culkin; Abigail Breslin; Patricia Kalember; Cherry Jones; Bryce Dallas Howard; Adrien Brody; William Hurt; Sigourney Weaver; Brendan Gleeson; M Night Shyamalan; Frank Marshall; Sam Mercer; Scott Rudin; James Newton Howard; Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)

Language note: Subtitles in English for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. English and French language tracks. Subtitles in French and Spanish (The village)

Note: Signs released as a motion picture in 2002. The village released as a motion picture in 2004. Signs special features: deleted scenes ; Night's first alien film ; behind-the-scenes featurettes ; storyboards. The village special features: deleted scenes introduced by Shyamalan ; Deconstructing The village ; Bryce's diary ; M. Night's home movie ; production photo gallery

Cast: Signs: Mel Gibson, Joaquin Phoenix, Rory Culkin, Abigail Breslin, Cherry Jones, Patricia Kalember, M. Night Shyamalan. The village: Bryce Dallas Howard, Joaquin Phoenix, William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Adrian Brody, Brendan Gleeson, Jayne Atkinson, Cherry Jones, Celia Weston

Credits: Signs: produced by Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer, M. Night Shyamalan ; original music by James Newton Howard ; director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editor, Barbara Tulliver. The village: produced by Sam Mercer, Scott Rudin, M. Night Shyamalan ; original music by James Newton Howard ; director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Christopher Tellefsen

Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some frightening moments (Signs) and for a scene of violence and frightening situations (The village)

Responsibility: Touchstone Pictures presents a Blinding Edge Pictures production ; written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan

Summary: Signs: The emotional story of the Hess family in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, as they encounter the possibility that the world is being invaded by extraterrestrials.The village: In a quiet, isolated village in Pennsylvania, there lies a pact between the people of the village and the creatures who reside in the surrounding woods. The townspeople do not enter the woods, and the creatures do not enter the village. The pact stays in tact for many years, until the headstrong Lucius Hunt seeks medical supplies from neighboring towns beyond the woods. Animal carcasses begin to appear around the village, causing the elders to fear for the safety of the village, the sanctity of the pact, and so much more

Subject: Crop circles Pennsylvania Drama.
Subject: Faith Drama.
Subject: Human-alien encounters Drama.
Subject: Villages Pennsylvania Drama.
Subject: Covenants Pennsylvania Drama.
Videorecording DVD 106 mins
1 dvd (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
©2002, , Touchstone Home Entertainment, Burbank, CA
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AV Material ID 1000015048
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