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Uniform Title Abyss (Motion picture : 1989)
Title The abyss [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Gale Anne Hurd ; written and directed by James Cameron.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch DVD    ABY    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (171 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Special features: Includes both the Special Edition, with 28 minutes of additional footage, plus the original theatrical version -- Commentary option for both versions (text only) -- DVD-ROM script and storyboard-to-screen comparison.
Credits Music, Alan Silvestri ; production design, Leslie Dilley ; director of photography, Mikael Salomon ; editor, Joel Goodman.
Cast Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn.
Summary When a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks, the Navy commandeers the crew of a civilian deep sea oil rig to help in the rescue operation. This perilous mission becomes a wondrous odyssey into the unknown as forces from the ocean's deepest region begin to make contact with the divers.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital surround.
Language English dialogue, optional English and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Submarine disasters -- Drama.
Human-alien encounters -- Drama.
Genre/Form Science fiction films
Horror films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Harris, Ed, 1950- Actor.
Mastrantonio, Mary Elizabeth. Actor.
Biehn, Michael, 1956- Actor.
Hurd, Gale Anne. Producer.
Cameron, James, 1954- Screenwriter. Director.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543036739
Music No. 2003673 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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