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The Resource Song of the thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Steve Fisher and Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by James O'Hanlon and Harry Crane ; story by Stanley Roberts ; produced by Nat Perrin ; directed by Edward Buzzell, (videorecording)

Song of the thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Steve Fisher and Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by James O'Hanlon and Harry Crane ; story by Stanley Roberts ; produced by Nat Perrin ; directed by Edward Buzzell, (videorecording)

Label
Song of the thin man
Title
Song of the thin man
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Steve Fisher and Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by James O'Hanlon and Harry Crane ; story by Stanley Roberts ; produced by Nat Perrin ; directed by Edward Buzzell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
At a charity gambling benefit aboard the S.S. Fortune, the tables are hot, the jazz is hotter and before you know it, a bandleader's body is growing cold. They're playing your song Nick & Nora Charles!
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue, English, French, and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
William Powell, Myrna Loy, Keenan Wynn, Dean Stockwell, Philip Reed
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1985
  • 1892-1984
  • 1905-1993
  • 1916-1986
  • 1938-
  • 1908-1996
  • 1894-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buzzell, Edward
  • Powell, William
  • Loy, Myrna
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Stockwell, Dean
  • Reed, Philip
  • Hammett, Dashiell
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charles, Nick (Fictitious character)
  • Charles, Nora (Fictitious character)
Technique
live action
Label
Song of the thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Steve Fisher and Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by James O'Hanlon and Harry Crane ; story by Stanley Roberts ; produced by Nat Perrin ; directed by Edward Buzzell, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the characters created by Dashiell Hammett
  • Special features: passing parade short "A really important person"; classic cartoon "Slap happy lion"; theatrical trailers
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.)
Isbn
9780790796512
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569517622
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65176
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm61137345
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Song of the thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Steve Fisher and Nat Perrin ; additional dialogue by James O'Hanlon and Harry Crane ; story by Stanley Roberts ; produced by Nat Perrin ; directed by Edward Buzzell, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the characters created by Dashiell Hammett
  • Special features: passing parade short "A really important person"; classic cartoon "Slap happy lion"; theatrical trailers
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.)
Isbn
9780790796512
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569517622
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65176
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm61137345
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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