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The Resource Gun crazy, United Artists presents ; a King Bros. production ; produced by Maurice King, Frank King ; screenplay by MacKinlay Kantor and Millard Kaufman ; directed by Joseph H. Lewis, (DVD videorecording)

Gun crazy, United Artists presents ; a King Bros. production ; produced by Maurice King, Frank King ; screenplay by MacKinlay Kantor and Millard Kaufman ; directed by Joseph H. Lewis, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Gun crazy
Title
Gun crazy
Statement of responsibility
United Artists presents ; a King Bros. production ; produced by Maurice King, Frank King ; screenplay by MacKinlay Kantor and Millard Kaufman ; directed by Joseph H. Lewis
Title variation
Deadly is the female
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Classic film noir based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money. Includes a bank robbery sequence, noted for being filmed in one shot
Member of
Awards note
National Film Registry selection, 1998.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Victor Young ; director of photography, Russell Harlan ; editor, Harry Gerstad
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Peggy Cummins, John Dall, Berry Kroeger, Morris Carnovsky, Rusty Tamblyn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1977
  • 1913-1989
  • 1904-1977
  • 1907-2000
  • 1925-
  • 1918-1971
  • 1912-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • King, Maurice
  • King, Frank
  • Kantor, MacKinlay
  • Kaufman, Millard
  • Lewis, Joseph H.
  • Cummins, Peggy
  • Dall, John
  • Kroeger, Berry
  • Carnovsky, Morris
  • King Bros. Productions
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kantor, MacKinlay
  • Kantor, MacKinlay
  • Bank robberies
  • Firearms
  • Man-woman relationships
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Gun crazy, United Artists presents ; a King Bros. production ; produced by Maurice King, Frank King ; screenplay by MacKinlay Kantor and Millard Kaufman ; directed by Joseph H. Lewis, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • From the Saturday Evening Post story by MacKinley Kantor
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: commentary by author/film-noir specialist Glenn Erickson
  • For specific features see interactive menu
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 (86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393197124
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
31971
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55759576
  • 714842
System details
DVD, region 1, standard version; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Gun crazy, United Artists presents ; a King Bros. production ; produced by Maurice King, Frank King ; screenplay by MacKinlay Kantor and Millard Kaufman ; directed by Joseph H. Lewis, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • From the Saturday Evening Post story by MacKinley Kantor
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: commentary by author/film-noir specialist Glenn Erickson
  • For specific features see interactive menu
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 (86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393197124
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
31971
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55759576
  • 714842
System details
DVD, region 1, standard version; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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