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The Resource Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz

Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz

Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope
Title
Star wars
Title number
Episode IV
Title part
A new hope
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz
Title variation
  • New hope
  • Star Wars, episode 4
  • A New Hope, episode 4
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A rebel ship is being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, with his new allies, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, and R2-D2, attempt to rescue rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empire's most powerful and ominous weapon, the Death Star
Member of
Awards note
Winner of seven Academy Awards in 1977--Best art direction, John Barry, Norman Reynolds & Leslie Dilley, Set decoration, Roger Christian; Best costume design, John Mollo; Best sound, Don MacDougall, Ray West, Boy Minkler & Derek Ball; Best editing, Paul Hirsch, Marcia Lucas & Richard Chew; Best music score, John Williams; Best visual effects, John Stears, John Dykstra, Richard Edlund, Grant McCune & Robert Blalack. Special award to Benjamin Burtt for creating the alien, creature & robot voices. (Hollywood Gold)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; editors, Richard Chew [and others] ; music, John Williams ; costume designer, John Mollo ; production designer, John Barry
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG; for sci-fi violence and brief mild language ; Bonus features not rated
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
In English (Dolby 2.0 Surround or Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround EX) or dubbed French (Dolby 2.0 Surround) or Spanish (Dolby 2.0 Surround) dialogue with optional English subtitles; Closed captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.S695
  • PN1995.9.S26
LC item number
  • N49 2005
  • S737 2006
PerformerNote
  • Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew; David Prowse
  • Darth Vader voice: James Earl Jones
Runtime
123
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from opening frames and end credits
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977 ; digitally remastered version dated 1997
  • Prequel to: Star Wars Episode V: The empire strikes back
  • Sequel to: Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
  • Special features: Disc 1: Widescreen feature (Digitally remastered, enhanced for 16:9 TVs) -- Optional commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher -- Easter egg - credit roll ; Disc 2: Widescreen feature (original theatrical version) -- XBox playable game demo -- Lego game trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4206359
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Limited ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543263739
  • 024543263746
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2236373
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68571834
  • (OCoLC)68571834
System details
  • DVD (Enhanced) ; region 1 ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround ; THX digitally mastered ; NTSC
  • System requirements for DVD-ROM features: DVD-ROM drive, Internet connection, PC with Windows 95 or higher ; Some DVD enhanced features will not work on a Mac
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Star wars, Episode IV, A new hope, 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz
Publication
Note
  • Title from opening frames and end credits
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977 ; digitally remastered version dated 1997
  • Prequel to: Star Wars Episode V: The empire strikes back
  • Sequel to: Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
  • Special features: Disc 1: Widescreen feature (Digitally remastered, enhanced for 16:9 TVs) -- Optional commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher -- Easter egg - credit roll ; Disc 2: Widescreen feature (original theatrical version) -- XBox playable game demo -- Lego game trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4206359
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Limited ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543263739
  • 024543263746
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2236373
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68571834
  • (OCoLC)68571834
System details
  • DVD (Enhanced) ; region 1 ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround ; THX digitally mastered ; NTSC
  • System requirements for DVD-ROM features: DVD-ROM drive, Internet connection, PC with Windows 95 or higher ; Some DVD enhanced features will not work on a Mac
Video recording format
DVD

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