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Uniform Title Fly (Motion picture : 1986)
Title The fly [videorecording] / 20th Century Fox ; Brooksfilms presents a David Cronenberg film ; director of photography, Mark Irwin ; screenplay by Charles Edward Pogue and David Cronenberg ; produced by Stuart Cornfeld ; directed by David Cronenberg.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 1st Floor DVD Collection  791.4372 F678d 2005  Disc 1    ---  Available
 Axe 1st Floor DVD Collection  791.4372 F678d 2005  Disc 2    ---  Available
Edition Collector's ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Collector's edition ; 20
Collector's edition (Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.) ; 20.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS, Dolby 5.1 surround, stereo., mono.
Language In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz, Joy Boushel, Les Carlson, George Chuvalo, Michael Copeman, David Cronenberg, Carol Lazare, Shawn Hewitt.
Credits Music by Howard Shore ; co-producers, Marc-Ami Boyman and Kip Ohman ; edited by Ronald Sanders ; production designer, Carol Spier ; created and designed by Chris Walas, Inc.
Note From the story by George Langelaan.
Originally released as motion picture in 1986.
Audience MPAA rating: R. CHV rating: 14A.
Summary Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidentally fused with those of a fly. Seth's excitement over his new physical abilities turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over.
Contents Disc 2. Fear of the flesh : the making of The fly documentary -- The Brundle Museum of Natural History documentary -- George Langelaan's original short story -- Charles Edward Pogue's original screenplay -- David Cronenberg's rewrite -- Interactive magazine articals -- DVD credits -- 1986 electronic press kit featurette.
Note Special features: Disc 1: Commentary with David Cronenberg. Disc 2: Deleted scenes; Film tests; Trailers and TV spots; David Cronenberg profile; One sheet & lobby card gallery; Still gallery.
Awards Academy Awards, 1987: Best make-up.
Subject Langelaan, George, 1908-1969 -- Film adaptations.
Scientists -- United States -- Drama.
Genetic engineering -- Drama.
Flies -- Drama.
Women journalists -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Horror films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Cronenberg, David, 1943- Actor. Screenwriter. Director.
Irwin, Mark, 1950- Cinematographer.
Pogue, Charles Edward. Screenwriter.
Cornfeld, Stuart, 1952-
Goldblum, Jeff, 1952- Actor.
Davis, Geena, 1956-
Getz, John, 1947- Actor.
Boushel, Joy. Actor.
Carlson, Leslie, 1933-2014.
Chuvalo, George, 1937- Actor.
Copeman, Michael. Actor.
Lazare, Carol. Actor.
Shore, Howard, 1946-
Boyman, Marc. Producer.
Ohman, Kip, 1946-1987. Producer.
Sanders, Ronald. Film editor.
Spier, Carol. Designer.
Langelaan, George, 1908-1969. Fly.
Brooksfilms (Firm)
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Note Container title: David Cronenberg's The fly
Standard No. 024543190851
Music No. 20 20th Century Fox
Standard No. AU@ 000050479836

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