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The Resource Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)

Label
Beat the devil
Title
Beat the devil
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A group of international crooks are stranded while their steamer is being repaired. They are scheming to illegally gain control of land loaded with uranium, but soon other swindlers join them with the same plan
Cataloging source
IlCrlFMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music by Franco Mannino
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
Audio described
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B43 1999
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida, Robert Morley, Peter Lorre, Edward Underdown, Ivor Barnard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1957
  • 1919-2009
  • 1928-
  • 1887-1953
  • 1924-1984
  • 1906-1987
  • 1904-1981
  • 1924-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Jones, Jennifer
  • Lollobrigida, Gina
  • Morley, Robert
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Underdown, Edward
  • Barnard, Ivor
  • Capote, Truman
  • Huston, John
  • Helvick, James
  • Cockburn, Claud
  • Mannino, Franco
  • Romulus Films
  • Rizzoli Films
  • Haggiag
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Voyages and travels
  • Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Technique
live action
Label
Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Helvick
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
Bar code
  • 31223800456361
  • 31223800439425
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (91 min.)
Isbn
9780778950936
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
668498650932
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Beat the devil, screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James Helvick
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
Bar code
  • 31223800456361
  • 31223800439425
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (91 min.)
Isbn
9780778950936
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
668498650932
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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