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The Resource Act of violence, M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; produced by William H. Wright ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Richard Brooks ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; directed by John Sturges

Act of violence, M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; produced by William H. Wright ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Richard Brooks ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; directed by John Sturges

Label
Act of violence
Title
Act of violence
Statement of responsibility
M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; produced by William H. Wright ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Richard Brooks ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; directed by John Sturges
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Actor
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ex-GIs are on a collision course in a crisp tale directed by Fred Zinnemann in Act of Violence. In Mystery Street John Sturges helms a procedural whodunit in Boston environs
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; English or French subtitles
PerformerNote
  • Act of violence: Van Heflin, Robert Ryan, Janet Leigh, Mary Astor, Phyllis Thaxter
  • Mystery street: Ricardo Montalban, Sally Forrest, Bruce Bennett, Elsa Lanchester, Marshall Thompson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1902-1980
  • 1907-1997
  • 1910-1992
  • 1910-1971
  • 1909-1973
  • 1906-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Richards, Robert L.
  • Boehm, Sydney
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Wright, William H.
  • Taylor, Frank E.
  • Zinnemann, Fred
  • Sturges, John
  • Heflin, Van
  • Ryan, Robert
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Montalbán, Ricardo
  • Forrest, Sally
  • Bennett, Bruce
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
175
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisoners of war
  • Stalking victims
  • Murder
  • Feature films
  • Film noir
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Technique
live action
Label
Act of violence, M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; produced by William H. Wright ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Richard Brooks ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; directed by John Sturges
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Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Act of violence originally produced as a motion picture in 1948
  • Mystery street originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • 4x3 (1.37:1) aspect ratio
  • Special features: film historian commentaries by Dr. Drew Casper on Act of violence and Alain Silver and Elizabeth WArd on Mystery street; featurettes "Act of vilence": Dealing with the Devil and "Mystery street": Murder at Harvard; theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (175 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574564674
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1029562521
  • (OCoLC)on1029562521
  • 991484
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DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Act of violence, M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; produced by William H. Wright ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / M-G-M presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Richard Brooks ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; directed by John Sturges
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Act of violence originally produced as a motion picture in 1948
  • Mystery street originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • 4x3 (1.37:1) aspect ratio
  • Special features: film historian commentaries by Dr. Drew Casper on Act of violence and Alain Silver and Elizabeth WArd on Mystery street; featurettes "Act of vilence": Dealing with the Devil and "Mystery street": Murder at Harvard; theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (175 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574564674
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1029562521
  • (OCoLC)on1029562521
  • 991484
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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