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The Resource Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (Blu-ray DVD)

Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (Blu-ray DVD)

Label
Sweet smell of success
Title
Sweet smell of success
Statement of responsibility
Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Burt Lancaster stars as barbaric Broadway gossip columnist J.J. Hunsecker, and Tony Curtis is Sidney Falco, the unprincipled press agent he ropes into smearing the up-and-coming jazz musician romancing his beloved sister
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by James Wong Howe ; music by Elmer Bernstein
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Martin Milner, Tony Curtis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1963
  • 1912-1993
  • 1915-2005
  • 1916-2001
  • 1913-1994
  • 1925-2010
  • 1931-2015
  • 1915-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Odets, Clifford
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Hill, James
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Milner, Martin
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Norma-Curtleigh Productions (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
96
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
555
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz musicians
  • Gossip columnists
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Feature films
  • Film noir
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (Blu-ray DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novellette by Ernest Lehman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Release date: Feb. 22, 2011
  • Special features: audio commentary with James Naremore ; Mackendrick: the man who walked away, a 1986 documentary ; James Wong Howe, a 1973 documentary ; New video interview with filmmaker James Mangold ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604653861
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515067911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC1979BD
  • 555
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703173742
  • (OCoLC)ocn703173742
  • 766835
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (Blu-ray DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novellette by Ernest Lehman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Release date: Feb. 22, 2011
  • Special features: audio commentary with James Naremore ; Mackendrick: the man who walked away, a 1986 documentary ; James Wong Howe, a 1973 documentary ; New video interview with filmmaker James Mangold ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604653861
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515067911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC1979BD
  • 555
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703173742
  • (OCoLC)ocn703173742
  • 766835
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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