The Resource Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in assocition with Virtual Studios a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Mike Fleiss, Akiva Goldsman, Duncan Henderson, Wolfgang Petersen ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)

Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in assocition with Virtual Studios a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Mike Fleiss, Akiva Goldsman, Duncan Henderson, Wolfgang Petersen ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)

Label
Poseidon
Title
Poseidon
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents in assocition with Virtual Studios a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Mike Fleiss, Akiva Goldsman, Duncan Henderson, Wolfgang Petersen ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Over 2,000 passengers and crew are celebrating New Year's Eve aboard the luxury cruise ship 'Poseidon' on the open sea. Without warning, at midnight, a rogue wave hundreds of feet high, slams into the ship and rolls it upside down. Most of the passengers and crew are killed outright, but several hundred remain alive in the ballroom, where the party was being held. Realizing their only hope of rescue lies at the surface of the water, a handful of survivors, led by Dylan and Robert start to make their way past falling debris, flash fires, and the ever-present threat of flooding. Their destination is the ship's propeller shafts
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Peter Honess ; music, Klaus Badelt ; costume designer, Erica Edell Phillips ; production designer, William Sandell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense prolonged sequences of disaster and peril
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.A3
LC item number
P6745366 2006
PerformerNote
Kurt Russell, Josh Lucas, Richard Dreyfuss, Jacinda Barrett, Emmy Rossum, Mike Vogel, Mia Maestro, Jimmy Bennett, Andre Braugher
Runtime
99
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in assocition with Virtual Studios a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Mike Fleiss, Akiva Goldsman, Duncan Henderson, Wolfgang Petersen ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the novel by Paul Gallico and the motion picture "The Poseidon adventure."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm70902102
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569736580
  • 012569826939
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 73658
  • 82693
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Poseidon, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in assocition with Virtual Studios a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Mike Fleiss, Akiva Goldsman, Duncan Henderson, Wolfgang Petersen ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the novel by Paul Gallico and the motion picture "The Poseidon adventure."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm70902102
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569736580
  • 012569826939
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 73658
  • 82693
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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