The Resource The fly, Brooksfilms ; produced by Stuart Cornfeld ; story by George Langelaan ; writers, David Cronenberg, Charles Edward Pogue ; directed by David Cronenberg

The fly, Brooksfilms ; produced by Stuart Cornfeld ; story by George Langelaan ; writers, David Cronenberg, Charles Edward Pogue ; directed by David Cronenberg

Label
The fly
Title
The fly
Statement of responsibility
Brooksfilms ; produced by Stuart Cornfeld ; story by George Langelaan ; writers, David Cronenberg, Charles Edward Pogue ; directed by David Cronenberg
Contributor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Seth Brundle is a brilliant but eccentric scientist who attempts to woo investigative journalist Veronica Quaife by offering her a scoop on his latest research in the field of matter transportation, which against all the expectations of the scientific establishment have proved successful. Up to a point. Brundle thinks he has ironed out the last problem when he successfully transports a living creature, but when he attempts to teleport himself a fly enters one of the transmission booths, and Brundle finds he is a changed man
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Fly (Motion picture : 1986)
Credits note
Director of photography, Mark Irwin ; art director, Rolf Harvey ; editor, Ronald Sanders ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Denise Cronenberg ; production designer, Carol Spier ; visual effects supervisor, Hoyt Yeatman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F59 2005
PerformerNote
Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz, Joy Boushel, Les Carlson, George Chuvalo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1952-
  • 1946-
  • 1950-
  • 1908-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cronenberg, David
  • Pogue, Charles Edward
  • Goldblum, Jeff
  • Davis, Geena
  • Getz, John
  • Irwin, Mark
  • Shore, Howard
  • Langelaan, George
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Langelaan, George
  • Langelaan, George
  • Flies
  • Scientists
  • Women journalists
  • Moscas
  • Científicos
  • Flies
  • Scientists
  • Women journalists
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The fly, Brooksfilms ; produced by Stuart Cornfeld ; story by George Langelaan ; writers, David Cronenberg, Charles Edward Pogue ; directed by David Cronenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary with David Cronenberg; Disc 2: "Fear of the flesh: the making of The Fly" documentary; "Fear of the flesh: Larva" documentary; "Fear of the flesh: Pupa" documentary; "Fear of the flesh: Metamorphosis" documentary; branching clips: A Radical Departure / The Rise of Marketing / Who Wants to Die? / All You Have To Do Is Be Passionate / Cronenberg's Preparation / On Cronenberg's Films / Cronenberg as Gynecologist / Cronenberg as Director / On the Cannes Jury / The Mother of Invention / It Takes Time To Spread the Goop / Glass-Break Test / Scotch & Razor Blades Genes in the Ether / Winning the Oscar / The Last Collaboration / Haunted by the Fly / The Brundle Museum of Natural History; deleted scenes; test footage; written works: George Langelaan's original short story / Charles Edward Pogue's Original Screenplay / David Cronenberg's rewrite / Interactive Cinefex article THE FLY Papers / Interactive American Cinematographer article New Buzz on an Old Theme / Interactive American Cinematographer article More About 'The fly"; promotional material: The Fly Teaser / The Fly Trailer / TV Spot #1 / TV Spot #2 / TV Spot #3 / Featurette / David Cronenberg Profile / The Fly II Teaser / The Fly II Trailer / The Fly (1958) / Return of the Fly (1959) / One Sheet & Lobby Card Gallery; still gallery: Publicity / Behind the scenes / Concept art / Effects / Monkey-Cat / Space Bug / Arm wrestling / Make-up; Easter eggs; Summer of '86: Big Trouble In Little China / Aliens / The Fly
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Special edition.
  • Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543190851
  • 024543190851
Other physical details
anamorphic, sound, color
Publisher number
2229085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1644614
  • (OCoLC)61227707
  • 1623884
  • (OCoLC)ocm61227707
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fly, Brooksfilms ; produced by Stuart Cornfeld ; story by George Langelaan ; writers, David Cronenberg, Charles Edward Pogue ; directed by David Cronenberg
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary with David Cronenberg; Disc 2: "Fear of the flesh: the making of The Fly" documentary; "Fear of the flesh: Larva" documentary; "Fear of the flesh: Pupa" documentary; "Fear of the flesh: Metamorphosis" documentary; branching clips: A Radical Departure / The Rise of Marketing / Who Wants to Die? / All You Have To Do Is Be Passionate / Cronenberg's Preparation / On Cronenberg's Films / Cronenberg as Gynecologist / Cronenberg as Director / On the Cannes Jury / The Mother of Invention / It Takes Time To Spread the Goop / Glass-Break Test / Scotch & Razor Blades Genes in the Ether / Winning the Oscar / The Last Collaboration / Haunted by the Fly / The Brundle Museum of Natural History; deleted scenes; test footage; written works: George Langelaan's original short story / Charles Edward Pogue's Original Screenplay / David Cronenberg's rewrite / Interactive Cinefex article THE FLY Papers / Interactive American Cinematographer article New Buzz on an Old Theme / Interactive American Cinematographer article More About 'The fly"; promotional material: The Fly Teaser / The Fly Trailer / TV Spot #1 / TV Spot #2 / TV Spot #3 / Featurette / David Cronenberg Profile / The Fly II Teaser / The Fly II Trailer / The Fly (1958) / Return of the Fly (1959) / One Sheet & Lobby Card Gallery; still gallery: Publicity / Behind the scenes / Concept art / Effects / Monkey-Cat / Space Bug / Arm wrestling / Make-up; Easter eggs; Summer of '86: Big Trouble In Little China / Aliens / The Fly
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Special edition.
  • Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543190851
  • 024543190851
Other physical details
anamorphic, sound, color
Publisher number
2229085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1644614
  • (OCoLC)61227707
  • 1623884
  • (OCoLC)ocm61227707
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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