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The Resource The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; screenplay by Ben Maddow, John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; screenplay by Ben Maddow, John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

Label
The asphalt jungle
Title
The asphalt jungle
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; screenplay by Ben Maddow, John Huston ; directed by John Huston
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An aging criminal is released from prison and decides to assemble the old gang to go on one last heist
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Film noir classic collection
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English or French dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.F54
LC item number
A87 2004
PerformerNote
Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marilyn Monroe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1916-1986
  • 1895-1956
  • 1923-1977
  • 1921-2009
  • 1891-1984
  • 1907-1991
  • 1926-1962
  • 1899-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huston, John
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Hagen, Jean
  • Whitmore, James
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • McIntire, John
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Burnett, W. R.
Runtime
112
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; screenplay by Ben Maddow, John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on a novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Special features: introduction by John Huston derived from an archival interview; commentary by author/film-noir specialist Drew Casper with co-star James Whitmore; theatrical trailer
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 (112 min.)
Isbn
9780790789651
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569590328
Other physical details
sound, black and white.
Publisher number
65903
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm55759566
System details
DVD, region 1, standard version; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; screenplay by Ben Maddow, John Huston ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on a novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Special features: introduction by John Huston derived from an archival interview; commentary by author/film-noir specialist Drew Casper with co-star James Whitmore; theatrical trailer
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 (112 min.)
Isbn
9780790789651
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569590328
Other physical details
sound, black and white.
Publisher number
65903
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm55759566
System details
DVD, region 1, standard version; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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