The Resource Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

Label
Beat the devil
Title
Beat the devil
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a steamer needs to be repaired, six people are stranded en route to Africa where they are secretly trying to buy land with uranium deposits
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music, Franco Mannino
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B43 2009
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida, Robert Morley, Peter Lorre, Edward Underdown, Ivor Barnard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1924-1984
  • 1899-1957
  • 1919-2009
  • 1928-
  • 1908-1989
  • 1887-1953
  • 1904-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huston, John
  • Capote, Truman
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Jones, Jennifer
  • Lollobrigida, Gina
  • Morley, Robert
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Underdown, Edward
  • Barnard, Ivor
  • Cockburn, Claud
  • Santana Pictures Corporation
  • Romulus Films
  • American Pop Classics (Firm)
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Uranium
Technique
live action
Label
Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the novel by James Helvick [i.e. Claud Cockburn]
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn827743158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
874757011899
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
APC0001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the novel by James Helvick [i.e. Claud Cockburn]
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn827743158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
874757011899
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
APC0001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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