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The Resource Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
Born to kill
Title
Born to kill
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A classic film noir featuring a cold-hearted killer named Sam Wild who kills two innocent people and actively pursues the woman who finds the bodies, all while being married to the woman's half-sister
Cataloging source
SFR
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Lawrence Tierney, Claire Trevor, Walter Slezak, Phillip Terry, Audrey Long
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1909-1969
  • 1919-2002
  • 1910-2000
  • 1902-1983
  • 1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wise, Robert
  • Schlom, Herman
  • Greene, Eve
  • Macaulay, Richard
  • Tierney, Lawrence
  • Trevor, Claire
  • Slezak, Walter
  • Gunn, James E.
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Danger & Despair Knitting Circle
Runtime
92
Series statement
Dead end noir classics presents
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murderers
  • Film noir
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the novel Deadlier than the male by James Gunn
  • No DVD menu
Bar code
31223074264004
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Full screen presentation
  • DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the novel Deadlier than the male by James Gunn
  • No DVD menu
Bar code
31223074264004
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Full screen presentation
  • DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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