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They drive by night (1940)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 401
Title:
They drive by night
Originally produced:
1940
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Paul Fabrini and his brother Joe are wildcat drivers--men who buy their trucks on installment plans and then worry that loan sharks will repossess their trucks. As they drive their truck over rough California roads, night after night, their rough life gets even tougher when they get involved with murder and the mob.
Credits:
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; directed by Raoul Walsh ; screen play by Jerry Wald and Richard Macaulay ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production.
Publication:
[California] : Turner Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2003.
Languages:
English soundtrack; French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (95 min.) sound, black & white
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Warner Bros
Director(s):
Walsh, Raoul
Screenwriter(s):
Wald, Jerry
Macaulay, Richard
Cast:
George Raft, Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart.
Production:
Director of photography, Arthur Edeson; film editor, Thomas Richards; music by Adolph Deutsch.
Notes:
Based on Long haul / by A.I. Bezzerides.
Special features: "Divided highway : the story of They drive by night" (making-of featurette); "Swingtime in the movies" (vintage musical short); original theatrical trailer.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1940.
Subjects:
Bezzerides, A. I. (Albert Isaac), 1908-2007 Film adaptations.
Truck drivers California Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
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Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Year: 1940s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: They drive by night
Director: Walsh, Raoul
Actor: Bogart, Humphrey
Actor: Lupino, Ida
Actor: Raft, George
Actor: Sheridan, Ann
Production studio: Warner Bros
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action