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Uniform Title Forbidden planet (Motion picture)
Title Forbidden planet [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack. The invisible boy / a Pan production ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack ; screenplay by Cyril Hume ; directed by Herman Hoffman.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    FOR    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    FOR    Staff Reported Missing
Edition 50th anniversary two-disc special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (98 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Forbidden planet originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
The invisible boy originally released as a motion picture in 1957.
Forbidden planet based on a story by Irving Block and Allen Adler.
The invisible boy based on a story by Edmund Cooper.
Special features (Disc 1): deleted scenes ; lost footage ; excerpts from MGM Parade ; a 1958 "The thin man" TV series episode featuring Robot client (26 min.) ; science-fiction theatrical trailer gallery.
Special features (Disc 2): three documentaries: Watch the skies!: science fiction, the 1950's and us (2005, 55 min.) ; Amazing! Exploring the far reaches of Forbidden planet (2006, 27 min.) ; Robby the robot: engineering a sci-fi icon (2006, 14 min.).
Contents [disc 1] Forbidden planet (col., 98 min.) -- [disc 2] The invisible boy (b&w, 89 min.).
Credits Forbidden planet: director of photography, George J. Folsey ; electronic tonalities, Louis and Bebe Barron ; editor, Ferris Webster.
The invisible boy: music, Les Baxter ; director of photography, Harold Wellman ; editor, John D. Faure.
Cast Forbidden planet: Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen, Warren Stevens, Jack Kelly, Richard Anderson, Earl Holliman, Robby the Robot.
The invisible boy: Richard Eyer, Philip Abbott, Diane Brewster, Harold J. Stone, Robert H. Harris, Dennis McCarthy, Alexander Lockwood, John O'Malley, Robby the Robot.
Summary Forbidden planet: A commander brings his space cruiser crew to the green-skied world that's home to Dr. Morbius, his daughter, Robby the Robot, and to a mysterious terror.
Invisible boy: A ten-year-old boy and Robby the Robot team up to prevent a Super Computer from controlling the Earth from a satellite.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned.
Subject Interplanetary voyages -- Drama.
Robots -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hume, Cyril, 1900-1966. Screenwriter.
Wilcox, Fred M. Director.
Nayfack, Nicholas. Producer.
Hoffman, Herman, 1909-1989. Director.
Pidgeon, Walter, 1897-1984. Actor.
Francis, Anne, 1930-2011. Actor.
Nielsen, Leslie, 1926-2010. Actor.
Stevens, Warren, 1919-2012. Actor.
Kelly, Jack, 1927-1992. Actor.
Anderson, Richard, 1926- Actor.
Holliman, Earl, 1928- Actor.
Robby the Robot. Actor.
Eyer, Richard, 1946- Actor.
Abbott, Philip, 1924-1998. Actor.
Brewster, Diane. Actor.
Stone, Harold J., 1911-2005. Actor.
Harris, Robert H., -1981. Actor.
McCarthy, Dennis, 1920-1977. Actor.
Lockwood, Alexander, 1902-1990. Actor.
O'Malley, John, 1916-1959. Actor.
Folsey, George J., 1898-1988. Cinematographer.
Barron, Louis, 1920-1989. Composer.
Barron, Bebe. Composer.
Webster, Ferris, 1912-1989. Film editor.
Baxter, Les, 1922-1996. Composer.
Wellman, Harold. Cinematographer.
Faure, John D. Film editor.
Block, Irving, 1910-1986. Contributor.
Adler, Allen A., 1916-1964. Contributor.
Cooper, Edmund, 1926-1982. Contributor.
Pan Productions.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Invisible boy.
ISBN 0790792141
Standard No. 012569691223
Music No. 66912 Warner Home Video

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