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Bad girls of film noir, vol 1, Columbia Pictures, (DVD)

Label
Bad girls of film noir, vol 1
Title
Bad girls of film noir
Title number
vol 1
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The killer that stalked New York: A diamond smuggler returns to New York from Cuba, unknowingly bringing small pox with her; Two of a kind: A crooked lawyer's scheme to swindle money out of a wealthy old man goes wrong; Bad for each other: Upon returning from the Korean War, Dr. Tom Owen must choose between a lucrative but unchallenging practice or using his skills to help the poor; The glass wall: As he is about to be deported, Peter jumps ship in New York Harbor and searches for the man who can prove his right to legal entry into the United States
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Awards note
Locarno International Film Festival, 1953: Special prize to The glass wall (for its artistic quality).
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • The killer that stalked New York: Director of photography, Joseph Biroc ; art director, Walter Holscher ; film editor, Jerome Thoms ; musical score by Hans Salter
  • Two of a kind: Director of photography, Burnett Guffey ; art director, Walter Holscher ; film editor, Charles Nelson ; gowns by Jean Louis ; musical score by George Duning
  • Bad for each other: Director of photography, Frank Planer ; art director, Walter Holscher ; film editor, Al Clark ; gowns by Jean Louis
  • The glass wall: Music by Leith Stevens ; director of photography, Joseph F. Biroc ; film editor, Stanley Frazen
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
B33624 2010 v.1
PerformerNote
  • The killer that stalked New York: Evelyn Keyes, Charles Korvin, William Bishop, Dorothy Malone, Lola Albright, Whit Bissell, Connie Gilchrist
  • Two of a kind: Lizabeth Scott, Edmond O'Brien, Terry Moore, Alexander Knox, Griff Barnett
  • Bad for each other: Charlton Heston, Lizabeth Scott, Dianne Foster, Mildred Dunnock, Arthur Franz
  • The glass wall: Vittorio Gassman, Gloria Grahame, Jerry Paris, Jack Teagarden, Shorty Rogers, Joseph Turkel
Runtime
313
Series statement
Columbia classics
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Bad girls of film noir, vol 1, Columbia Pictures, (DVD)
Label
Bad girls of film noir, vol 1, Columbia Pictures, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "The killer that stalked New York" based on a Cosmopolitan magazine article by Milton Lehman
  • Originally released as motion pictures 1950-1953
  • Special features: Terry Moore on Two of a kind ; "The payoff" Ford All Star Television Theatre episode starring Howard Duff and Janet Blair, written by Blake Edwards ; original theatrical trailers
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Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The killer that stalked New York (1950) / produced by Robert Cohn ; written for the screen by Harry Essex ; directed by Earl McEvoy -- Two of a kind (1951) / produced by William Dozier ; screen play by Lawrence Kimble, James Gunn from a story by James Edward Grant ; directed by Henry Levin -- Bad for each other (1953) / screen play by Horace McCoy, Irving Wallace ; directed by Irving Rapper -- The glass wall (1953) / produced by Ivan Tors ; screenplay by Ivan Tors and Maxwell Shane ; directed by Maxwell Shane
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 313 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396340190
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 34019
  • COL34019D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
853854
System details
DVD, region 1, full frame (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
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