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The big sleep (2005)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 060
Title:
The big sleep
Originally produced:
2005
Format:
DVD
Summary:
L.A. private detective Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and follows a trail peopled by murderers, pornographers, nightclub rogues, the spoiled rich - just to name a few. Marlowe is hired to protect a young woman and in the process, he falls in love with the woman's older sister.
Credits:
Turner Entertainment Co. ; Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; a Howard Hawks production ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett & Jules Furthman ; [director], Howard Hawks.
Publication:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005]
Languages:
English dialogue, English or French subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (230 min.) : sound, black & white
Studio(s):
First National Pictures, Inc
Warner Bros
Director(s):
Hawks, Howard
Screenwriter(s):
Faulkner, William
Brackett, Leigh
Furthman, Jules
Producer(s):
Hawks, Howard
Cast:
Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone.
Production:
Music, Max Steiner.
Notes:
Side A: 114 min.; Side B: 116 mins.
Title from container.
From the novel by Raymond Chandler.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1946.
Special features: "'The big sleep' comparisons 1945/1946" documentary, with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt analyzing differences between versions; Theatrical trailer; Side B: 1945 prelease version containing an additional 18 minutes which were reshot or deleted.
Subjects:
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 Film adaptations.
Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) Drama.
Extortion Drama.
Private security services Drama.
Man-woman relationships Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Crime films.
Detective and mystery films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film noir.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Crime films
Genre: Detective and mystery films
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Year: 2000s
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: Malone, Dorothy
Actor: Vickers, Martha
Musical score composer: Steiner, Max
Production studio: First National Pictures, Inc
Production studio: Warner Bros
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes