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The Resource Sweet smell of success, [presented by] Hecht, Hill and Lancaster ; United Artists Pictures Inc. ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording)

Sweet smell of success, [presented by] Hecht, Hill and Lancaster ; United Artists Pictures Inc. ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording)

Label
Sweet smell of success
Title
Sweet smell of success
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Hecht, Hill and Lancaster ; United Artists Pictures Inc. ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A powerful film about a ruthless journalist and an unscrupulous press agent who'll do anything to achieve success
Member of
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian home video rating: PG
Language note
English and French language tracks with French and Spanish language subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.F54
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • S9448 2001
  • .S94 2001
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Marty Milner, Sam Levene, Barbara Nichols, Jeff Donnell, the Chico Hamilton Quintet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1993
  • 1913-1994
  • 1925-2010
  • 1938-
  • 1931-2015-
  • 1905-1980
  • 1915-2005
  • 1906-1963
  • 1915-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Harrison, Susan
  • Milner, Martin
  • Levene, Sam
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Odets, Clifford
  • Lehman, Ernest
Runtime
96
Series statement
Vintage classics
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet smell of success, [presented by] Hecht, Hill and Lancaster ; United Artists Pictures Inc. ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the novelette by Ernest Lehman
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780792850168
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616862969
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47234277
  • (OCoLC)47234277
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet smell of success, [presented by] Hecht, Hill and Lancaster ; United Artists Pictures Inc. ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the novelette by Ernest Lehman
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780792850168
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616862969
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47234277
  • (OCoLC)47234277
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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