The Resource Child's play, United Artists presents a David Kirschner production ; a Tom Holland film ; story by Don Mancini ; screenplay by Don Mancini and John Lafia and Tom Holland ; produced by David Kirschner ; directed by Tom Holland

Child's play, United Artists presents a David Kirschner production ; a Tom Holland film ; story by Don Mancini ; screenplay by Don Mancini and John Lafia and Tom Holland ; produced by David Kirschner ; directed by Tom Holland

Label
Child's play
Title
Child's play
Statement of responsibility
United Artists presents a David Kirschner production ; a Tom Holland film ; story by Don Mancini ; screenplay by Don Mancini and John Lafia and Tom Holland ; produced by David Kirschner ; directed by Tom Holland
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Author
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Cinematographer
Director
Designer
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Six-year-old Andy is thrilled when he gets a brand-new cheery Chucky doll for his birthday. But he quickly discovers that Chucky is possessed by the soul of a notorious serial killer who swiftly begins terrorizing Andy, his ill-fated babysitter and his disbelieving mom. And he doesn't stop there. Proving he's nobody to toy with, the demonic doll schemes to transfer his evil spirit out of its "kid-friendly" container-- and into Andy
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Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Bill Butler ; editing, Roy E. Peterson, Edward Warschilka ; original music, Joe Renzetti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • English (5.1 Dolby surround, Dolby surround), dubbed Spanish (Dolby surround) or dubbed French (Dolby surround) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, Brad Dourif, Dinah Manoff, Tommy Swerdlow, Jack Colvin, Neil Giuntoli
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1943-
  • 1963-
  • 1957-
  • 1951-
  • 1981-
  • 1950-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kirschner, David
  • Holland, Tom
  • Mancini, Don
  • Lafia, John
  • Hicks, Catherine
  • Sarandon, Chris
  • Vincent, Alex
  • Dourif, Brad
  • Manoff, Dinah
  • Swerdlow, Tommy
  • Colvin, Jack
  • Giuntoli, Neil
  • Yagher, Kevin
  • Butler, Bill
  • Peterson, Roy E
  • Warschilka, Edward
  • Renzetti, Joe
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boy dolls
  • Demoniac possession
  • Serial murderers
  • Serial murders
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Child's play, United Artists presents a David Kirschner production ; a Tom Holland film ; story by Don Mancini ; screenplay by Don Mancini and John Lafia and Tom Holland ; produced by David Kirschner ; directed by Tom Holland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Chucky doll created by David Kirschner and designed by Kevin Yagher
  • Special features: Audio commentary with Alex Vincent, Catherine Hicks and Chucky designer Kevin Yagher; Audio commentary with producer David Kirschner and screenwriter Don Mancini; Scene specific Chucky commentary; "Evil comes in small packages" featurette: The birth of Chucky, Creating the horror, Unleashed; "Chucky: building a nightmare" featurette; "A monster convention" featurette; "Introducing Chucky: the making of 'Child's play'" vintage featurette; Still photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21074580
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904112242
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M134271
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Child's play, United Artists presents a David Kirschner production ; a Tom Holland film ; story by Don Mancini ; screenplay by Don Mancini and John Lafia and Tom Holland ; produced by David Kirschner ; directed by Tom Holland
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Chucky doll created by David Kirschner and designed by Kevin Yagher
  • Special features: Audio commentary with Alex Vincent, Catherine Hicks and Chucky designer Kevin Yagher; Audio commentary with producer David Kirschner and screenwriter Don Mancini; Scene specific Chucky commentary; "Evil comes in small packages" featurette: The birth of Chucky, Creating the horror, Unleashed; "Chucky: building a nightmare" featurette; "A monster convention" featurette; "Introducing Chucky: the making of 'Child's play'" vintage featurette; Still photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21074580
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904112242
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M134271
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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