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The Resource Film noir collection, Volume 1, Columbia Pictures, (DVD videorecording)

Film noir collection, Volume 1, Columbia Pictures, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Film noir collection, Volume 1
Title
Film noir collection
Title number
Volume 1
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • The case against Brooklyn (1958): A rookie policeman, working undercover, fights both the underworld and crooked cops to smash a powerful gambling syndicate operating in Brooklyn. Starring Darren McGavin and Maggie Hayes
  • Criminal lawyer (1951): A courtroom drama boasting Pat O'Brien in an effortless performance as a top-notch attorney capable of buying off both judges and jury. When the bar association holds back its endorsement, the disgruntled lawyer takes to the bottle. Starring Pat O'Brien and Jane Wyatt
  • The crooked web (1955): Two undercover cops pose as brother and sister in order to nab a restaurant owner accused of a murder during the war. Starring Frank Lovejoy, Mari Blanchard, and Richard Denning
  • Escape from San Quentin (1957): Mike Gilbert, a convict, breaks out of prison along with two fellow inmates, Roy Gruber and Hap Graham. While Roy tries to contact his father to get the loot he had stashed before going in, Mike takes up with Robbie, the sister of the wife who's divorcing him. Starring Johnny Desmond and Merry Anders
  • The shadow on the window (1956): When the young son of a policeman witnesses a murder and the kidnapping of his mother by a trio of delinquents, he goes into shock and is unable to give the cops any information about the incident. Starring Phil Carey, Betty Garrett and John Barrymore, Jr
Related
Cataloging source
KTP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-2006
  • 1916-1977
  • 1899-1983
  • 1910-2006
  • 1914-1962
  • 1923-1970
  • 1914-1998
  • 1932-
  • 1925-2009
  • 1919-2011
  • 1932-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McGavin, Darren
  • Hayes, Margaret
  • O'Brien, Pat
  • Wyatt, Jane
  • Lovejoy, Frank
  • Blanchard, Mari
  • Denning, Richard
  • Desmond, Johnny
  • Anders, Merry
  • Carey, Philip
  • Garrett, Betty
  • Barrymore, John
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
311
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Film noir
Technique
live action
Label
Film noir collection, Volume 1, Columbia Pictures, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Contents
Case against Brooklyn -- Criminal lawyer -- The crooked web -- Escape from San Quentin -- The shadow on the window
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
5 videodiscs (311 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396415409
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
41540
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)855624792
  • (OCoLC)ocn855624792
  • 599519
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Film noir collection, Volume 1, Columbia Pictures, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Contents
Case against Brooklyn -- Criminal lawyer -- The crooked web -- Escape from San Quentin -- The shadow on the window
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
5 videodiscs (311 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396415409
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
41540
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)855624792
  • (OCoLC)ocn855624792
  • 599519
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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