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The Resource Thieves' highway, 20th Century Fox ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)

Thieves' highway, 20th Century Fox ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)

Label
Thieves' highway
Title
Thieves' highway
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin
Title variation
Jules Dassin's Thieves' highway
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos is a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, a ruthless market operator by the name of Mike Figlia. Along the way, he is seduced by the siren Rica and drawn into the San Francisco produce racket, landing him in a web of treachery and heartbreak
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.T475
LC item number
T47 2005 VideoDVD
PerformerNote
Richard Conte, Valentina Cortesa, Lee J. Cobb, Barbara Lawrence, Jack Oakie, Millard Mitchell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-2008-
  • 1910-1975
  • 1911-1976
  • 1908-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dassin, Jules
  • Conte, Richard
  • Cortese, Valentina
  • Cobb, Lee J.
  • Bezzerides, A. I.
Runtime
94
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
273
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Thieves' highway, 20th Century Fox ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel "Thieves' market" by A.I. Bezzerides
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by Alain Silver; video interview with director Jules Dassin; trailer for 'The long haul of A.I. Bezzerides', featuring interviews with Bezzerides and Dassin; original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409513
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515015325
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1603D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm57206269
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Thieves' highway, 20th Century Fox ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel "Thieves' market" by A.I. Bezzerides
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by Alain Silver; video interview with director Jules Dassin; trailer for 'The long haul of A.I. Bezzerides', featuring interviews with Bezzerides and Dassin; original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409513
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515015325
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1603D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm57206269
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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