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Uniform Title Altered states (Motion picture)
Title Altered states [videorecording] / Warner Bros. ; written for the screen by Sidney Aaron ; executive producer, Daniel Melnick ; produced by Howard Gottfried ; directed by Ken Russell ; music by John Corigliano.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2010, c1998.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 Al79s 2010    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
Cast William Hurt, Blair Brown, Bob Balaban, Charles Haid.
Language Dialogue in English with optional English or French subtitles and optional French soundtrack. Closed-captioned.
Note Originally produced as motion picture in 1980.
Based on the novel by Paddy Chayefsky.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary Research scientist Eddie Jessup (William Hurt) believes other states of consciousness are as real as everyday reality. Using sensory deprivation, then adding powerful hallucinogenic drugs, he explores these altered states ... and endures experiences that make madness seem a blessing.
Credits Music by John Corigliano.
Contents Side A. Standard presentation -- side B. Widescreen presentation.
Subject Research -- Drama.
Scientists -- Drama.
Consciousness -- Drama.
Genre/Form Horror films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hurt, William.
Brown, Blair, 1946-
Balaban, Bob, 1945-
Haid, Charles, 1943- Actor.
Gottfried, Howard, 1923-2017.
Chayefsky, Paddy, 1923-1981.
Russell, Ken, 1927-2011. Director.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0780664035
Standard No. 085391107620

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