Video/Film , DVD in English , French

Invasion of the body snatchers

United Artists ; screenplay by W.D. Richter ; produced by Robert H. Solo ; directed by Philip Kaufman.
  • Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Entertainment, ©1998.
  • 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in. + Accompanied by: 1 booklet ([7] p. : illustrations;19 cm.) in container.
  • English in stereo surround (Dolby digital) sound; French in mono.
  • DVD NTSC ; double-sided.
Also known as
  • Cinematography, Michael Chapman; music, Denny Zeitlin; editor, Douglas Stewart.
  • Cast: Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Leonard Nimoy, Jeff Goldblum, Veronica Cartwright.
  • Filmy spores fall from space over San Francisco, and the city blossoms with beautiful new flora. People take the flowers home and as they sleep, the plants creep over them, devouring their bodies and stealing their identities--including their emotions, their uniqueness and their souls.
Other information
  • "A Robert H. Solo production of a Philip Kaufman film."
  • Based on the novel The body snatchers by Jack Finney.
  • Videodisc release of the 1978 motion picture.
  • Widescreen version on side A; standard version on side B.
  • Includes audio commentary by Philip Kaufman and original theatrical trailer.
  • Accompanying booklet includes a retrospective of the film's three versions and other trivia.
  • MPAA rating: PG.
  • Language: In English; optional dubbing in French; optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish.
  • Language: Closed captioned.
Publisher's number
  • 906274 MGM/UA Home Entertainment
  • 0792838416
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 39983157