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The Resource The big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; executive producer, Jack L. Warner ; a Howard Hawks production ; a Warner Bros. First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett & Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD videorecording)

The big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; executive producer, Jack L. Warner ; a Howard Hawks production ; a Warner Bros. First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett & Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The big sleep
Title
The big sleep
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; executive producer, Jack L. Warner ; a Howard Hawks production ; a Warner Bros. First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett & Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Cinematographer
Composer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Musical director
Producer
Production personnel
Screenwriter
Set designer
Sound designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sid Hickox ; film editor, Christian Nyby ; special effects by E. Roy Davidson, Warren E. Lynch ; art director, Carl Jules Weyl ; sound by Robert B. Lee ; set decorations by Fred M. MacLean ; wardrobe by Leah Rhodes ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein ; music by Max Steiner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English dialogue with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone, Peggy Knudsen, Regis Toomey, Charles Waldron, Charles D. Brown, Bob Steele, Elisha Cook, Jr., Louis Jean Heydt
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1977
  • 1892-1978
  • 1897-1962
  • 1899-1957
  • 1924-2014
  • 1909-1968
  • 1925-1971
  • 1923-1980
  • 1898-1991
  • 1877-1946
  • 1887-1948
  • 1907-1988
  • 1905-1960
  • 1895-1982
  • 1913-1993
  • 1888-1971
  • 1888-1959
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Warner, Jack L.
  • Faulkner, William
  • Brackett, Leigh
  • Furthman, Jules
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Bacall, Lauren
  • Ridgley, John
  • Vickers, Martha
  • Malone, Dorothy
  • Knudsen, Peggy
  • Toomey, Regis
  • Waldron, Charles
  • Brown, Charles D.
  • Steele, Bob
  • Cook, Elisha
  • Heydt, Louis Jean
  • Hickox, Sid
  • Nyby, Christian
  • Davidson, E. Roy
  • Lynch, Warren
  • Weyl, Carl Jules
  • Lee, Robert B.
  • MacLean, Fred
  • Rhodes, Leah
  • Forbstein, Leo F.
  • Steiner, Max
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
230
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marlowe, Philip
  • Extortion
  • Private security services
  • Man-woman relationships
  • DVDs
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; executive producer, Jack L. Warner ; a Howard Hawks production ; a Warner Bros. First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett & Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Raymond Chandler
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Bogie & Bacall the signature collection
  • Special features: Side A & B. Cast & crew filmographies; "'The big sleep': 1945/1946 comparisons" documentary with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt analyzing differences between versions; Behind the scenes; Theatrical trailer. Side B. 1945 pre release version containing an additional 18 minutes which were reshot or deleted
  • 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
Contents
Side A: 1946 theatrical version -- Side B: 1945 pre release version
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (230 min.)
Isbn
9781419817649
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569676817
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67681
  • 67688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; executive producer, Jack L. Warner ; a Howard Hawks production ; a Warner Bros. First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett & Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Raymond Chandler
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Bogie & Bacall the signature collection
  • Special features: Side A & B. Cast & crew filmographies; "'The big sleep': 1945/1946 comparisons" documentary with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt analyzing differences between versions; Behind the scenes; Theatrical trailer. Side B. 1945 pre release version containing an additional 18 minutes which were reshot or deleted
  • 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
Contents
Side A: 1946 theatrical version -- Side B: 1945 pre release version
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (230 min.)
Isbn
9781419817649
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569676817
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67681
  • 67688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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