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The Resource Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)

Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)

Label
Witness for the prosecution
Title
Witness for the prosecution
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband. The web of intrigue is finally unwoven in a shocking, chilling conclusion
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • In English with optional French language tracks and English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.D4
LC item number
W58 2001 DVD
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, John Williams, Una O'Connor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1914-1958
  • 1899-1962
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Christie, Agatha
Runtime
116
Technique
live action
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the novel by Agatha Christie
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780792851660
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Some copies may have different language options and/or special features.
Other control number
  • 027616869425
  • 738329132521
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 1002744
  • K1325
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm49570953
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the novel by Agatha Christie
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780792851660
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Some copies may have different language options and/or special features.
Other control number
  • 027616869425
  • 738329132521
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 1002744
  • K1325
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm49570953
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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