The Resource District 9, Peter Jackson presents in association with TriStar Pictures and Block/Hanson, a Wingnut Films production, a film by Neill Blomkamp ; produced by Peter Jackson, Carolynne Cunningham ; written by Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell ; directed by Neill Blomkamp, (videorecording)

District 9, Peter Jackson presents in association with TriStar Pictures and Block/Hanson, a Wingnut Films production, a film by Neill Blomkamp ; produced by Peter Jackson, Carolynne Cunningham ; written by Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell ; directed by Neill Blomkamp, (videorecording)

Label
District 9
Title
District 9
Statement of responsibility
Peter Jackson presents in association with TriStar Pictures and Block/Hanson, a Wingnut Films production, a film by Neill Blomkamp ; produced by Peter Jackson, Carolynne Cunningham ; written by Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell ; directed by Neill Blomkamp
Title variation
District nine
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Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Twenty years ago, aliens from another planet made contact with Earth. Now, the refugee camp they are forced to live in has deteriorated into a slum-like ghetto. When field operative Wikus van der Merwe is put in charge of evicting the aliens, he contracts a strange virus that changes his DNA to match that of the refugees. As his body begins to mutate, he becomes a hunted man, and the aliens' only hope for freedom
Cataloging source
BNO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Trent Opaloch ; editor, Julian Clarke ; music, Clinton Shorter
Dewey number
791.43
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for bloody violence and pervasive language
Language note
In English or dubbed French, with optional subtitles in English or French and optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired and English audio description
LC call number
PN1995.9.S26
LC item number
D57 2009
PerformerNote
Sharlto Copley, Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt, Sylvaine Strike, John Sumner, William Allen Young, Nick Blake
Runtime
112
Technique
live action
District 9, Peter Jackson presents in association with TriStar Pictures and Block/Hanson, a Wingnut Films production, a film by Neill Blomkamp ; produced by Peter Jackson, Carolynne Cunningham ; written by Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell ; directed by Neill Blomkamp, (videorecording)
Label
District 9, Peter Jackson presents in association with TriStar Pictures and Block/Hanson, a Wingnut Films production, a film by Neill Blomkamp ; produced by Peter Jackson, Carolynne Cunningham ; written by Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell ; directed by Neill Blomkamp, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100069010?s=1
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: disc 1. Deleted scenes ; directors commentary ; "The alien agenda: a filmmaker's log" three-part documentary -- disc 2. Metamorphosis: The transformation of Wikus ; Innovation: Acting and improvisation ; Conception and design: Creating the world of District 9 ; Alien generation: Visual effects
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc. 2. Special features
Control code
ocn489450340
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Widescreen format; 2-disc ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781435994034
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396332348
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33234
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)489450340
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English and French)
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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