The last starfighter

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Spanish
Format: Blu-Ray Combo 2011
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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Western Allegheny Community Library Juvenile Audiovisual JUV BLURAY LAST STARFIGHTER
Location  Western Allegheny Community Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Audiovisual
 
Call Number  JUV BLURAY LAST STARFIGHTER
 
 
Wilkinsburg Public Library Audiovisual BLU RAY LAST STARFIGHTER
Location  Wilkinsburg Public Library
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
Call Number  BLU RAY LAST STARFIGHTER
 
 
Summary
Alex is an 18-year old Earthling who has an extraordinary talent for video game wizardry and conquers the Starfighter game. He is then recruited by alien Centauri to be part of an elite legion of fighters. Leaving behind his trailer park existence, he heads to the outer regions of space. Alex becomes the last hope for the beleaguered Star League and hundreds of worlds, including Earth.
Additional Information
Subjects Video games and teenagers -- Drama.
Human-alien encounters -- Drama.
Recruiting and enlistment -- Drama.
Fighter pilots -- Drama.
Science fiction films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Publisher Universal City, CA :Universal Studios Home Entertainment,2011
Edition 25th anniversary ed. [Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy], widescreen.
Contributors Adelson, Gary, producer.
Denault, Edward O., producer.
Guest, Lance, 1960- actor.
O'Herlihy, Dan, 1919-2005, actor.
Stewart, Catherine Mary, actor.
Preston, Robert, 1918-1987, actor.
Castle, Nick, director.
Betuel, Jonathan, screenwriter.
Safain, Craig.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Lorimar Pictures.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment.
Participants/Performers Lance Guest, Dan O'Herlihy, Catherine Mary Stewart, Robert Preston.
Other Contributors Music, Craig Safan.
Audience Rated PG.
Language English
French
Spanish
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes Originally produced as a motion picture in 1984.
Special features: "Heroes of the screen:" all-new retrospective documentary with the cast and crew as they revisit the scripting, casting and groundbreaking computer effects; "Crossing the frontier: making The last Starfighter:" an original documentary on the creation of the film and its innovative visual effects; image gallery; feature commentary with director Nick Castle and production designer Ron Cobb.
System Details Blu-ray, 1080p high definition ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; DTS-HD master audio 5.1.
DVD, region 1, NTSC ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; dual-layer.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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