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The Resource A slight case of murder, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Warner Bros. ; written by Earl Baldwin, Joseph Schrank ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)

A slight case of murder, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Warner Bros. ; written by Earl Baldwin, Joseph Schrank ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)

Label
A slight case of murder
Title
A slight case of murder
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Warner Bros. ; written by Earl Baldwin, Joseph Schrank ; directed by Lloyd Bacon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Prohibition's ban on booze is over and bootlegger Remy Marco must make some changes and go legit
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video rating: 14A
Language note
English dialogue with English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
S55448 2006
PerformerNote
Edward G. Robinson, Jane Bryan, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly, Willard Parker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1955
  • 1893-1973
  • 1918-2009
  • 1900-1974
  • 1880-1946
  • 1889-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bacon, Lloyd
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Bryan, Jane
  • Jenkins, Allen
  • Runyon, Damon
  • Lindsay, Howard
Runtime
85
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A slight case of murder, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Warner Bros. ; written by Earl Baldwin, Joseph Schrank ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the stage play by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1938" short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; Oscar®-nominated drama short "Declaration of independence"; classic cartoon "The night watchman"; trailers of 'A slight case of murder' and 1938's "The dawn patrol"; new featurette "Prohibition opens the floodgates"; commentary by Robert Sklar
  • Issued also as part of a 6-disc box set: Tough guys collection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 85 min.)
Isbn
9781419825910
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569679511
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
67951
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70280762
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A slight case of murder, Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Warner Bros. ; written by Earl Baldwin, Joseph Schrank ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the stage play by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1938" short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; Oscar®-nominated drama short "Declaration of independence"; classic cartoon "The night watchman"; trailers of 'A slight case of murder' and 1938's "The dawn patrol"; new featurette "Prohibition opens the floodgates"; commentary by Robert Sklar
  • Issued also as part of a 6-disc box set: Tough guys collection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 85 min.)
Isbn
9781419825910
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569679511
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
67951
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70280762
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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