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MoviesDVD/SCI-FI/CONTACTDue 06-03-15
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009
Edition:  Special ed.; Widescreen
Description:  1 videodisc (150 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1419885197, 9781419885198,
Language:  English

Based on the story by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan

Originally released as a motion picture in 1997

Special features includes 3 feature-length commentaries on alternate audio tracks: Jodie Foster/Robert Zmeckis and Steve Starkey/Ken Ralston and Stephen Rosenbaum, computer animation concepts and tests, special effects designs, cast and crew bios, from novel to screen, creating a fantastic event, the message, construction the pod, alien encounters

Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, James Woods, John Hurt, Tom Skerritt, Angela Bassett

After an astronomer discovers communication emanating from the star Vega, she leads an international team in deciphering it, and travels through space to contact the senders of the message

MPAA rating: Rated PG; for some intense action, mild language and a scene of sensuality

DVD, widescreen presentation; NTSC region 1; dual layer; Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby surround stereo

In English or French with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Zemeckis, Robert, 1952-
Starkey, Steve.
Hart, James V.
Goldenberg, Michael.
Foster, Jodie.
McConaughey, Matthew, 1969-
Woods, James, 1947-
Hurt, John, 1940-
Skerritt, Tom.
Bassett, Angela.
Silvestri, Alan
Druyan, Ann, 1949-
Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996.
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