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Forbidden planet [videorecording] / M-G-M ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack. The invisible boy / Pan Productions ; produced by Nicholas Nayfack ; screen play by Cyril Hume ; directed by Herman Hoffman.

DVD DVD
  • Edition: 50th anniversary two-disc special ed.
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (98, 89 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Rating: MPAA rating: G.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]

Available copies

  • 12 of 15 copies available at All C/W MARS Libraries.

Current holds

0 current holds with 15 total copies.

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Bolton Public Library DVD FOR (Text) 37380000763196 Audio Visual In transit -
Brookfield Merrick Public Library DVD FOR NR (Text) 37427899339750 General Available -
East Longmeadow Public Library DVD CLASSIC FOR (Text) 30595000530785 FIRST FLOOR Available -
Lancaster Thayer Memorial Library DVD FORBIDDEN (Text) 38128000411939 Nonprint Available -
MCLA Library Popular Viewing Disc 1 (Text) 30458000149173 Popular Viewing Available -
MCLA Library Popular Viewing Disc 2 (Text) 30458000149140 Popular Viewing Library Use Only -
Northampton Forbes Library YF 1956 DVD (Text) 30596000034406 A&M Video Checked out 06/07/2016
Northampton Forbes Library YF 1956 DVD (Text) 30596000608142 A&M Video Available -
Shrewsbury Public Library DVD FORBID (Text) 38124001214612 Video Available -
Spencer Richard Sugden Public Library DVD For (Text) 37471000213330 General Available -
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Notes

General Note: Forbidden planet originally produced as a motion picture in 1956.
The invisible boy originally produced 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: deleted scenes and lost footage; 2 follow-up vehicles starring Robby the Robot: feature film "The invisible boy"; "The thin man" TV series episode Robot client; 3 documentaries: TCM original Watch the skies!: science fiction, the 1950's and US ; The all-new amazing! Exploring the far reaches of Forbidden planet ; Robby the Robot: engineering a sci-fi icon; excerpts from "The MGM parade" TV series; New digital transfer from restored picture and audio elements; science-fiction movie trailer gallery.
Formatted Contents: [disc 1] Forbidden planet (col., 98) -- [disc 2] The invisible boy (b&w, 89).
Creation/Production 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.
Participant or Performer: 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 or Annotation: Forbidden planet: Leslie Nielsen plays the commander who brings his space cruiser crew, and Robby the Robot, to the green-skied world that's home to Dr. Morbius and his daughter, 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.
Rating/Audience Level: MPAA rating: G.
System Details or Requirement: DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital; dual layer.
Language: English (Dolby surround 5.1) or French (mono.) dialogue, subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Subject: Interplanetary voyages > Drama.
Robots > Drama.
Interplanetary voyages > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Science fiction > Feature.
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