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The Resource A slight case of murder, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; a First National picture ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screen play by Earl Baldwin and Joseph Schrank, (videorecording)

A slight case of murder, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; a First National picture ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screen play by Earl Baldwin and Joseph Schrank, (videorecording)

Label
A slight case of murder
Title
A slight case of murder
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; a First National picture ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screen play by Earl Baldwin and Joseph Schrank
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Prohibition's ban on booze is over and bootlegger Remy Marco must make some changes and go legit. He finds that his ties to his former colleagues are holding him back. Furthermore, his daughter has fallen in love with a cop, and he can't get over his distrust of the police
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sid Hickox ; editor, James Gibbon ; music and lyrics by M.K. Jerome and Jack Scholl ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
S55448 2006
PerformerNote
Edward G. Robinson, Jane Bryan, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly, Willard Parker
Runtime
85
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A slight case of murder, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; a First National picture ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screen play by Earl Baldwin and Joseph Schrank, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1938" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel, Oscar®-nominated drama short "Declaration of independence," cartoon "The night watchman," trailers of "A slight case of murder" and "The dawn patrol"; featurette "Prohibition opens the floodgates"; commentary soundtrack by Robert Sklar
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm70280762
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.)
Isbn
9781419825910
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569679511
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
67951
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70280762
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A slight case of murder, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; a First National picture ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screen play by Earl Baldwin and Joseph Schrank, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1938
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1938" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel, Oscar®-nominated drama short "Declaration of independence," cartoon "The night watchman," trailers of "A slight case of murder" and "The dawn patrol"; featurette "Prohibition opens the floodgates"; commentary soundtrack by Robert Sklar
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm70280762
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.)
Isbn
9781419825910
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569679511
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
67951
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70280762
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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