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The Resource The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawks production ; screenplay by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; directed and produced by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)

The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawks production ; screenplay by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; directed and produced by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)

Label
The big sleep
Title
The big sleep
Statement of responsibility
a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawks production ; screenplay by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; directed and produced by Howard Hawks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and follows a trail peopled with murderers, pornographers, nightclub rogues and the spoiled rich
Related
Cataloging source
LIM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Sid Hickox ; music, Max Steiner
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned; English and French subtitles
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1977
  • 1899-1957
  • 1924-
  • 1925-1971
  • 1897-1962
  • 1895-1982
  • 1888-1971
  • 1888-1959
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Bacall, Lauren
  • Vickers, Martha
  • Malone, Dorothy
  • Faulkner, William
  • Brackett, Leigh
  • Furthman, Jules
  • Hickox, Sid
  • Steiner, Max
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Warner Bros
  • First National Pictures
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
230
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawks production ; screenplay by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; directed and produced by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rerelease of the 1946 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler
  • Special features: Documentary "The big sleep comparisons 1945/1946," ; theatrical trailer; production notes
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Side A: The 1946 theatrical release version (114 min.) -- Side B: The 1945 prerelease version (116 min.)
Control code
ocm43543301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.), double-sided
Isbn
9780790746982
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569502628
  • 1256950262
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65026
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen presentation (both sides), region 1, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The big sleep, a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawks production ; screenplay by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; directed and produced by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Rerelease of the 1946 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler
  • Special features: Documentary "The big sleep comparisons 1945/1946," ; theatrical trailer; production notes
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Side A: The 1946 theatrical release version (114 min.) -- Side B: The 1945 prerelease version (116 min.)
Control code
ocm43543301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.), double-sided
Isbn
9780790746982
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569502628
  • 1256950262
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65026
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen presentation (both sides), region 1, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc

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