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The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy

Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001 (screenwriter.). Bell, Alan J. W., (television producer,, television director.). Jones, Peter, 1920-2000 (voice actor.). Moore, Stephen, 1937- (voice actor.). Tate, David,-1996, (voice actor.). Jones, Simon, 1950- (actor.). Dixon, David, 1947- (actor.). Wing-Davey, Mark, 1948- (actor.). Dickinson, Sandra, 1948- (actor.). Learner, David, (actor.). Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001 Television adaptation of (work): Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy (Novel) (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service, (production company,, broadcaster.). BBC Worldwide Ltd., (publisher.). Simon Jones, David Dixon, Mark Wing-Davey, Sandra Dickinson, David Learner. (Cast).

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Item details

  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (199 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
    videodisc
  • Edition: Special edition.
  • Publisher: [London, England] : BBC Worldwide Limited, [2018]

Contents / Notes

General Note: In English; with optional English production notes and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Special features: The making of The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy (1993) (58 min.); Don't panic! (2002) (25 min.); Communicate! (10 min.); behind the scenes (7 min.); Pebble Mill at one (Alan Bell and Rod Lord) (1981) (6 min.); deleted scene, episode 2 (2 min.); Tomorrow's world sequence (2 min.); out-takes (blooper reel) (9 min.); Peter Jones' introduction (8 min.); trailers (2 min.); Easter eggs formerly from 2002 DVD (explosion of Earth (44 sec.), unused titles (38 sec.), heart of gold (3 min.)); Mostly hand-drawn (animation feature) (2018) (31 min.); Life, the universe & clapperboards (live action) (2018) (24 min.); Recorded at the End of the Universe (2018) (25 min.); Writing Hitchhiker's (2018) (15 min.); trailer for Radio times (1980) (1 min.); Open door : the sound of love (Douglas Adams, 1980) (5 min.); Douglas Adams on Nationwide (1980) (3 min.); Marvin on Blue Peter (1981) (3 min.); Douglas Adams on Paperbacks (1981) (6 min.); The sound of Sypher (1980) (14 min.); Saturday review (Douglas Adams, 1985) (9 min.); Douglas Adams on Micro live (1985) (5 min.); Simon Jones on BBC breakfast (2012) (4 min.); ten short films (Towels, Radio origins, ICA stage show, Rainbow Theatre, BBC TV series, Guide graphics, Promos & porsches, The movie, Premier party, This never happened) (2009) (29 min.); the radio series trailers; tertiary phase trailer (2004) (6 min.); Marvin and Zem (2004) (5 min.); Q phases trailer (2005) (5 min.); hexagonal phase trailer (2018) (2 min.).
Accompanying booklet (23 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 15 cm) comprises program notes by Kevin Jon Davies.
"Includes over 5 1/2 hours of extras."
Adapted from the BBC Radio series and the book by Douglas Adams.
Originally broadcast as six episodes on BBC television in 1981.
Title from container.
Contents:
disc 1. Main feature -- disc 2. Extras -- disc 3. Bonus disc.
Participant or Performer: Simon Jones, David Dixon, Mark Wing-Davey, Sandra Dickinson, David Learner.
Voiceovers, Peter Jones, Stephen Moore, David Tate.
Summary, etc.: Don't panic! The British TV adaptation of Douglas Adams's cult science fiction book series follows the misadventures of Arthur Dent, sole survivor of the demolished planet Earth. Join Dent and interplanetary researcher Ford Prefect as they encounter bad alien poetry, a depressed robot, a two-headed spaceship thief, and the Restaurant at the End of the Universe.
System Details:
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital dual mono, 2.0 stereo mix (1981), 2.0 stereo mix (2018), and 5.1 surround mix.
Language:
In English; with optional English production notes and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Subject: Dent, Arthur (Fictitious character) Drama
Prefect, Ford Drama
Dent, Arthur (Fictitious character)
Prefect, Ford
Human-alien encounters Drama
Life on other planets Drama
Interstellar travel Drama
Interstellar travel
Life on other planets
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television programs.
Science fiction television programs.
Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Television adaptations.
Television comedies.
Action and adventure television programs.
Science fiction television programs.
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