The Resource A streetcar named Desire, Warner Bros. Pictures ; an Elia Kazan production ; screen play by Tennessee Williams ; adaptation by Oscar Saul ; produced by Charles K. Feldman ; directed by Elia Kazan, (DVD)

A streetcar named Desire, Warner Bros. Pictures ; an Elia Kazan production ; screen play by Tennessee Williams ; adaptation by Oscar Saul ; produced by Charles K. Feldman ; directed by Elia Kazan, (DVD)

Label
A streetcar named Desire
Title
A streetcar named Desire
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; an Elia Kazan production ; screen play by Tennessee Williams ; adaptation by Oscar Saul ; produced by Charles K. Feldman ; directed by Elia Kazan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
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Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harry Stradling
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG; for thematic elements
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • English or French dialogue; English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S74 2010
PerformerNote
Karl Malden, Kim Hunter, Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando
Runtime
122
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
A streetcar named Desire, Warner Bros. Pictures ; an Elia Kazan production ; screen play by Tennessee Williams ; adaptation by Oscar Saul ; produced by Charles K. Feldman ; directed by Elia Kazan, (DVD)
Label
A streetcar named Desire, Warner Bros. Pictures ; an Elia Kazan production ; screen play by Tennessee Williams ; adaptation by Oscar Saul ; produced by Charles K. Feldman ; directed by Elia Kazan, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based upon the original play "A Streetcar Named Desire" by Tennessee Williams as presented on the stage by Irene Mayer Selznick
  • Special features: commentary by Karl Malden and film historians: Rudy Behlmer and Jeff Young ; Elia Kazan movie trailer gallery
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Original directors version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 122 min.)
Isbn
9780780666870
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929159871
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000033667
  • WAR1000171009D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
882399
System details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer format, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
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