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The Resource Brute force, Mark Hellinger Productions ; directed by Jules Dassin ; produced by Mark Hellinger, (videorecording)

Brute force, Mark Hellinger Productions ; directed by Jules Dassin ; produced by Mark Hellinger, (videorecording)

Label
Brute force
Title
Brute force
Statement of responsibility
Mark Hellinger Productions ; directed by Jules Dassin ; produced by Mark Hellinger
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Joe Collins, along with his fellow inmates, live under the heavy thumb of the sadistic, power-tripping guard Captain Munsey. Only Collins's dreams of escape keep him going, but how can he possibly bust out of Munsey's chains?
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Hume Cronyn, Charles Bickford, Yvonne DeCarlo, Ann Blyth, Ella Raines, Anita Colby, Sam Levene, Howard Duff, Art Smith, Jeff Corey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-2008-
  • 1913-1994
  • 1891-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dassin, Jules
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Cronyn, Hume
  • Bickford, Charles
Runtime
98
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
383
Technique
live action
Label
Brute force, Mark Hellinger Productions ; directed by Jules Dassin ; produced by Mark Hellinger, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947 by Universal-International Pictures
  • Based on a story by Robert Patterson
  • Special features: audio commentary by film noir specialists Alain Silver and James Ursini; a new interview with Paul Mason, editor of Capturing the media: prison discourse in popular culture; theatrical trailer; stills gallery; plus a new essay by film critic Michael Atkinson, a 1947 profile of producer Mark Hellinger, and rare correspondence between Hellinger and production code administrator Joseph Breen over the film's content
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 p. : ill.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781934121306
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 1 DVD, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
715515022828
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1686D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm84662409
  • (OCoLC)84662409
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio); monaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Brute force, Mark Hellinger Productions ; directed by Jules Dassin ; produced by Mark Hellinger, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947 by Universal-International Pictures
  • Based on a story by Robert Patterson
  • Special features: audio commentary by film noir specialists Alain Silver and James Ursini; a new interview with Paul Mason, editor of Capturing the media: prison discourse in popular culture; theatrical trailer; stills gallery; plus a new essay by film critic Michael Atkinson, a 1947 profile of producer Mark Hellinger, and rare correspondence between Hellinger and production code administrator Joseph Breen over the film's content
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 p. : ill.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781934121306
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 1 DVD, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
715515022828
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1686D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm84662409
  • (OCoLC)84662409
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio); monaural
Video recording format
DVD

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