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The Resource La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent un film de Jean Renoir

La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent un film de Jean Renoir

Label
La bête humaine : The human beast
Title
La bête humaine
Title remainder
The human beast
Statement of responsibility
Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent un film de Jean Renoir
Title variation
  • Human beast
  • Judas was a woman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
Train engineer Jacques lusts after the wife of his co-worker Robaud. Robaud kills his boss and Jacques witnesses the murder. In order to keep Jacques quiet, Robaud allows Jacques to have an affair with his wife, creating a tragic love triangle
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In French with optional subtitles in English; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Jean Gabin, Simone Simon, Fernand Ledoux, Julien Carette, Blanchette Brunoy, Gérard Landry, Jenny Helia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1979
  • 1904-1976
  • 1897-1993
  • 1897-1966
  • 1840-1902
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Renoir, Jean
  • Gabin, Jean
  • Simon, Simone
  • Ledoux, Fernand
  • Carette, Julien
  • Zola, Émile
Runtime
96
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The classic collection
Series volume
324
Technique
live action
Label
La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent un film de Jean Renoir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Based on the novel by Émile Zola
  • Special features: introduction to the film by Jean Renoir ; new interview with director Peter Bogdanovich ; archival footage of Renoir directing actress Simone Simon and interviews with Renoir, Émile Zola scholar Henri Mitterand, and others on adapting Zola to the screen ; gallery of on-set photographs and theatrical posters ; theatrical trailer ; booklet featuring critic Geoffrey O'Brien, film historian Ginette Vincendeau, and production designer Eugène Lourié
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780026247
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173824
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
BET020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm62500336
System details
DVD, aspect ratio, 1.33:1, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent un film de Jean Renoir
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Based on the novel by Émile Zola
  • Special features: introduction to the film by Jean Renoir ; new interview with director Peter Bogdanovich ; archival footage of Renoir directing actress Simone Simon and interviews with Renoir, Émile Zola scholar Henri Mitterand, and others on adapting Zola to the screen ; gallery of on-set photographs and theatrical posters ; theatrical trailer ; booklet featuring critic Geoffrey O'Brien, film historian Ginette Vincendeau, and production designer Eugène Lourié
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780026247
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173824
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
BET020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm62500336
System details
DVD, aspect ratio, 1.33:1, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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