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The Andromeda strain  Cover Image DVD DVD

The Andromeda strain / Universal Pictures presents in association with A & E Network a Scott Free/Traveler's Rest production ; producer, Clara George ; teleplay by Robert Schenkkan ; director, Mikael Salomon.


When a mysterious virus is brought to Earth by a returning satellite, an elite and dedicated squad of scientists assemble to search for the truth and stop the mutating killer before it ends life on Earth.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 2 hr., 56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by J. Michael Crichton.
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series on A & E in 2008.
Special features: Terra incognita: the making of "The Andromeda strain"; visual effects breakdowns; photo and design gallery; feature audio commentary with director Mikael Salomon, executive producers David W. Zucker and Tom Thayer, and editor Scott Vickrey.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Joel J. Richard ; editor, Scott Vickrey ; director of photography, Jon Joffin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Benjamin Bratt, Eric McCormack, Christa Miller, Daniel Dae Kim, Viola Davis, Justin Louis, Barry Flatman, Ted Whittall, Ted Atherton, Tom McBeath, Ricky Schroder, Andre Braugher.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual layer.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
These discs are copy protected.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject: Crichton, Michael, 1942-2008 > Television adaptations.
Viruses > Drama.
Microorganisms > Drama.
Microbial contamination > Drama.
Microbial mutation > Drama.
Survival > Drama.
Scientists > Drama.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Science fiction television programs.
Action and adventure television programs.
Television mini-series.
Fiction television programs.
Television adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Thrillers (Television programs)

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library District. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.


  • 1 current hold with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Upper Skagit Library AND 1016857 New DVD Checked out 05/26/2023

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