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The Resource The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawkes production ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, and Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD)

The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawkes production ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, and Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD)

Label
The big sleep
Title
The big sleep
Statement of responsibility
a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawkes production ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, and Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In this hard boiled detective story, private eye Philip Marlowe gets caught up in a twisted tale of blackmail and murder
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Sid Hickox ; art director, Carl Jules Weyl ; special effects, E. Roy Davidson, Warren E. Lynch ; film editor, Christian Nyby ; music, Max Steiner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English with optional English or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.B547
LC item number
B547 2006
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone, Peggy Knudson, Regis Toomey, Charles Waldron
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1962
  • 1896-1977
  • 1899-1957
  • 1924-2014
  • 1909-1968
  • 1888-1971
  • 1888-1959
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Faulkner, William
  • Brackett, Leigh
  • Furthman, Jules
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Bacall, Lauren
  • Ridgley, John
  • Steiner, Max
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • Private investigators
  • Chandler, Raymond
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawkes production ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, and Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Features: documentary "The big sleep camparisons 1945/1946" with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt analyzing differences between versions, theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn178955459
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9781419817649
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00012569676817
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
67681
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)178955459
  • a827688
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawkes production ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, and Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Features: documentary "The big sleep camparisons 1945/1946" with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt analyzing differences between versions, theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn178955459
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9781419817649
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00012569676817
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
67681
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)178955459
  • a827688
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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