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The Resource The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)

The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)

Label
The asphalt jungle
Title
The asphalt jungle
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a smog-choked city somewhere in the American Midwest, an aging criminal mastermind, newly released from prison, hatches a plan for a million-dollar jewel heist and draws a wealthy lawyer and a cherry-picked trio of outlaws into his carefully devised but inevitably doomed scheme
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Asphalt jungle (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Harold Rosson ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Randall Duell ; film editor, George Boemler ; music by Miklos Rozsa
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English SDH subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A78 2016
PerformerNote
Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Marilyn Monroe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987,
  • 1893-1976,
  • 1909-1992,
  • 1895-1988,
  • 1907-1995,
  • 1895-1960,
  • 1916-1986,
  • 1895-1956,
  • 1923-1977,
  • 1921-2009,
  • 1891-1984,
  • 1907-1991,
  • 1910-2005,
  • 1908-1991,
  • 1926-1962,
  • 1899-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huston, John
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Maddow, Ben
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Boemler, George,
  • Gibbons, Cedric
  • Duell, Randall,
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Hagen, Jean
  • Whitmore, James
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • McIntire, John
  • Lawrence, Marc
  • Kelley, Barry
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
112
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
847
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Jewelry theft
  • Ex-convicts
  • Jewel thieves
  • Robo
  • Joyas
Technique
live action
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on the novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2004 by film historian Drew Casper, featuring recordings of actor James Whitmore; new interviews with film noir historian Eddie Muller and cinematographer John Bailey; archival footage of writer-director John Huston discussing the film; episode of the television program City lights from 1979 featuring John Huston; Pharos of chaos a 1983 documentary about actor Sterling Haydon; audio excerpts of archival interviews with Huston; trailer. Container insert includes essay "A left-handed form of human endeavor" by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 insert (12 panels ; color illustrations ; 19 cm).
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781681432403
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515190718
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black & white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2712DDVD
  • CC2712D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn961480722
  • (OCoLC)961480722
  • 2017996
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full frame (1.37:1 screen ratio); Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on the novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2004 by film historian Drew Casper, featuring recordings of actor James Whitmore; new interviews with film noir historian Eddie Muller and cinematographer John Bailey; archival footage of writer-director John Huston discussing the film; episode of the television program City lights from 1979 featuring John Huston; Pharos of chaos a 1983 documentary about actor Sterling Haydon; audio excerpts of archival interviews with Huston; trailer. Container insert includes essay "A left-handed form of human endeavor" by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 insert (12 panels ; color illustrations ; 19 cm).
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781681432403
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515190718
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black & white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2712DDVD
  • CC2712D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn961480722
  • (OCoLC)961480722
  • 2017996
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full frame (1.37:1 screen ratio); Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
DVD

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