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The Resource Beat the devil, Columbia Pictures ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (DVD videorecording)

Beat the devil, Columbia Pictures ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Beat the devil
Title
Beat the devil
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; directed by John Huston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An offbeat tale of adventure and suspense involving the passengers on a steamer who attempt to outfox each other for illegal control of a parcel of land in East Africa believed to be rich with uranium deposits
Cataloging source
HHD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music, Franco Mannino
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida, Robert Morley, Peter Lorre
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1957
  • 1906-1987
  • 1919-2009
  • 1928-
  • 1924-1984
  • 1904-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Huston, John
  • Jones, Jennifer
  • Lollobrigida, Gina
  • Morley, Robert
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Capote, Truman
  • Cockburn, Claud
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Platinum Disc Corporation
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
Technique
live action
Label
Beat the devil, Columbia Pictures ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collector's ed
  • Based on the novel: Beat the Devil / by James Helvick [i.e. Claud Cockburn]
  • Videodisc release of the 1954 motion picture
Color
black and white
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009025434
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
02543
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53090174
  • (OCoLC)ocm53090174
  • 265071
  • 594732
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Beat the devil, Columbia Pictures ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Collector's ed
  • Based on the novel: Beat the Devil / by James Helvick [i.e. Claud Cockburn]
  • Videodisc release of the 1954 motion picture
Color
black and white
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009025434
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
02543
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53090174
  • (OCoLC)ocm53090174
  • 265071
  • 594732
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD

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