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Max Headroom [DVD]

The Complete Series
"20 minutes into the future...Television networks battle one another in an unrelenting ratings war. Whoever controls the airwaves controls the dystopic world in which they broadcast. So when Network 23's star reporter, Edison Carter, uncovers a deadly secret that could shake up the stations dominion over its viewers, the only option is to eliminate Carter before he can make his story public. After Carter's "accident," his mind is uploaded to create the world's first self-aware, computer-generated TV host--Max Headroom! But will Max bow to his creators? Or will he be key to his human alter ego bringing down a network superpower?"--Container.

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Publish Date

2010

ISBN

9781603994323


Format: DVD
Summary: "20 minutes into the future...Television networks battle one another in an unrelenting ratings war. Whoever controls the airwaves controls the dystopic world in which they broadcast. So when Network 23's star reporter, Edison Carter, uncovers a deadly secret that could shake up the stations dominion over its viewers, the only option is to eliminate Carter before he can make his story public. After Carter's "accident," his mind is uploaded to create the world's first self-aware, computer-generated TV host--Max Headroom! But will Max bow to his creators? Or will he be key to his human alter ego bringing down a network superpower?"--Container.
Title: Max Headroom [DVD] : the complete series / Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.
Publisher Date: Los Angeles, Calif. : Shout! Factory, [2010]
Subject: Television broadcasting -- Drama. Reporters and reporting -- Drama. Secrecy -- Drama. Computer animation -- Drama. Artificial intelligence -- Drama. Television personalities -- Drama. Dystopian plays
Isbn: 9781603994323 9781603994323
Current Holds: 1
System Items Available: 0
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 791.45 Max
Oclc: 651697530
Upc: 826663120325
Bib Id: 360389

Format: DVD
Uniform Title: Max Headroom (Television program : 1987-1988)
Summary: "20 minutes into the future...Television networks battle one another in an unrelenting ratings war. Whoever controls the airwaves controls the dystopic world in which they broadcast. So when Network 23's star reporter, Edison Carter, uncovers a deadly secret that could shake up the stations dominion over its viewers, the only option is to eliminate Carter before he can make his story public. After Carter's "accident," his mind is uploaded to create the world's first self-aware, computer-generated TV host--Max Headroom! But will Max bow to his creators? Or will he be key to his human alter ego bringing down a network superpower?"--Container.
Title: Max Headroom [DVD] : the complete series / Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.
Publisher, Date: Los Angeles, Calif. : Shout! Factory, [2010]
Description: 5 videodiscs (ca. 660 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Target Audience Note: Not rated; "some content not suitable for young audiences"--Container.
Subjects: Television broadcasting -- Drama.
Subjects: Reporters and reporting -- Drama.
Subjects: Secrecy -- Drama.
Subjects: Computer animation -- Drama.
Subjects: Artificial intelligence -- Drama.
Subjects: Television personalities -- Drama.
Subjects: Dystopian plays
Genre: Science fiction television programs
Genre: Television programs
Genre: Television series
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Other Author: Frewer, Matt, 1958-
Other Author: Pays, Amanda
Other Author: Tambor, Jeffrey, 1944-
Other Author: Sheppard, W. Morgan
Other Author: Warner Bros. Entertainment
Other Author: Shout! Factory (Firm)
Notes: Contains all 14 episodes from the series.
Notes: DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 1987-1988.
Notes: Bonus features: live on Network 23: the story of Max Headroom; looking back at the future; the big-time blanks; the science behind the fiction; the writers remember; producing dystopia.
Notes: Shout! Factory, discs 1-4: 12033, 12034, 12035, 12036; Shout! Factory, disc 5: 12212 (on container: SF 12032).
Notes: Matt Frewer, Amanda Pays, Jeffrey Tambor, Morgan Sheppard.
Notes: DVD, NTSC, region 1; .
Notes: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Contents: Disc 1. Blipverts ; Rakers ; Body banks ; Security systems -- disc 2. War ; The blanks ; Academy -- disc 3. Deities ; Grossberg's return ; Dream thieves ; Whackets -- disc 4. Neurostim ; Lessons ; Baby Grobags -- disc 5. Bonus features.
ISBN: 9781603994323
ISBN: 9781603994323
Publisher Number: SF 12032
Publisher Number: 12033--12036
Publisher Number: 12212
Requests: 1
Available Copies: 0
Total Copies: 2
Medium: [DVD] :
Call Number: 791.45 Max