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The Resource Watch on the Rhine, Warner Bros. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Hal B. Wallis production ; screenplay by Dashiell Hammett ; additional scenes & dialogue by Lillian Hellman ; directed by Herman Shumlin, (videorecording)

Watch on the Rhine, Warner Bros. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Hal B. Wallis production ; screenplay by Dashiell Hammett ; additional scenes & dialogue by Lillian Hellman ; directed by Herman Shumlin, (videorecording)

Label
Watch on the Rhine
Title
Watch on the Rhine
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Hal B. Wallis production ; screenplay by Dashiell Hammett ; additional scenes & dialogue by Lillian Hellman ; directed by Herman Shumlin
Title variation
Bette Davis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Sara and Kurt Muller and their three children are returning to her mother's home in Washington D.C. after 18 years in Europe. A Romanian Count living there discovers Kurt's attache case full of money. He also finds out from friends at the German Embassy that Kurt is working with an anti-Nazi underground group in Germany. He tries to blackmail Kurt. Kurt shoots him and must flee. When Sara hears no more of Kurt, she knows that her oldest son Joshua will soon leave to work in the underground
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, USA: 1944, Oscar - Best Actor in a Leading Role (Paul Lukas)
  • Golden Globes, USA: 1944, Golden Globe - Best Motion Picture Actor (Paul Lukas)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
W3834 2008
PerformerNote
Bette Davis, Paul Lukas, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Lucile Watson, Beulah Bondi, George Coulouris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1979
  • 1908-1989
  • 1894-1971
  • 1913-2005
  • 1879-1962
  • 1905-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shumlin, Herman
  • Davis, Bette
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Fitzgerald, Geraldine
  • Watson, Lucile
  • Hellman, Lillian
Runtime
112
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Watch on the Rhine, Warner Bros. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Hal B. Wallis production ; screenplay by Dashiell Hammett ; additional scenes & dialogue by Lillian Hellman ; directed by Herman Shumlin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From the stage play by Lillian Hellman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1943
  • Special features: commentary by film historian Bernard F. Dick; "Warner night at the movies 1943" short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; "Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra" musical short; "The wise quacking duck" classic cartoon; trailers
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
9781419864407
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391203131
  • 085391187578
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 1000027581
  • 3000015349
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)214108617
  • (OCoLC)214108617
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Watch on the Rhine, Warner Bros. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Hal B. Wallis production ; screenplay by Dashiell Hammett ; additional scenes & dialogue by Lillian Hellman ; directed by Herman Shumlin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From the stage play by Lillian Hellman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1943
  • Special features: commentary by film historian Bernard F. Dick; "Warner night at the movies 1943" short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; "Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra" musical short; "The wise quacking duck" classic cartoon; trailers
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
9781419864407
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391203131
  • 085391187578
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 1000027581
  • 3000015349
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)214108617
  • (OCoLC)214108617
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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