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The Big sleep (1946)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 059
Title:
The Big sleep
Originally produced:
1946
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Detective Philip Marlowe, is hired to break up a blackmail ring in this classic "film noir" masterpiece.
Credits:
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; Howard Hawks production ; screenplay by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett & Jules Furthman ; directed by Howard Hawks.
Edition:
Standard version.
Publication:
Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Home Video, c2000.
Languages:
In English with French and English subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (side A, 114 min. ; side B, 116 min.) : sound, black & white
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Warner Bros. Pictures
First National Pictures, Inc
Director(s):
Hawks, Howard
Screenwriter(s):
Faulkner, William
Producer(s):
Hawks, Howard
Brackett, Leigh
Furthman, Jules
Cast:
Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone, Peggy Knudsen, Regis Toomey.
Production:
Photographer, Sid Hickox ; editor, Christian Nyby ; music, Max Steiner.
Notes:
Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1946.
Special features include: interactive menus, cast & crew and behind the scenes info, theatrical trailer, documentary "The Big sleep 1945/1946 comparisons" featuring Robert Gitt.
"Two versions of this film, 1946 theatrical release version side A 114 min. ; 1945 pre release version side B 116 min."--Container.
Subjects:
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 Film adaptations.
Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) Drama.
Private investigators California Los Angeles Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film noir.
Feature films.
Crime films.
Film adaptations.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Crime films
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Film noir
Year: 1940s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Big sleep
Director: Hawks, Howard
Actor: Bacall, Lauren
Actor: Bogart, Humphrey
Actor: Gitt, Robert
Actor: Malone, Dorothy
Musical score composer: Steiner, Max
Production studio: First National Pictures, Inc
Production studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action