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The Resource Ernest Hemingway's The killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; screenplay by Anthony Veiller ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed by Robert Siodmak. Ernest Hemingingway's the killers ; Universal Studios ; screenplay by Gene L. Coon ; produced and directed by Donald Siegel, (videorecording)

Ernest Hemingway's The killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; screenplay by Anthony Veiller ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed by Robert Siodmak. Ernest Hemingingway's the killers ; Universal Studios ; screenplay by Gene L. Coon ; produced and directed by Donald Siegel, (videorecording)

Label
Ernest Hemingway's The killers
Title
Ernest Hemingway's The killers
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; screenplay by Anthony Veiller ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed by Robert Siodmak. Ernest Hemingingway's the killers ; Universal Studios ; screenplay by Gene L. Coon ; produced and directed by Donald Siegel
Title variation
Killers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Melodramatic thriller based on the Hemingway story about two hit men who become curious about the life and death of the man they were hired to kill
Member of
Cataloging source
WEA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Killers (Motion picture : 1946)
  • Killers (Motion picture : 1964)
Credits note
1946 version: music, Miklos Rozsa ; director of photography, Woody Bredell ; editor, Arthur Hilton. 1964 version. Music, Johnny Williams ; director of photography, Richard L. Rawlings ; editor, Richard Belding
Dewey number
791.43
LC call number
PN1995.9.F54
LC item number
K55 2003
PerformerNote
1946 version: Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Sam Levene, Virginia Christine ; 1964 version: Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson, John Cassavettes, Clu Gulager, Ronald Reagan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1973
  • 1903-1965
  • 1903-1947
  • 1913-1994
  • 1922-1990
  • 1912-1991
  • 1929-1989
  • 1932-1986
  • 1899-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Siodmak, Robert
  • Veiller, Anthony
  • Hellinger, Mark
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Gardner, Ava
  • Siegel, Don
  • Coon, Gene L
  • Dickinson, Angie
  • Cassavetes, John
  • Reagan, Ronald
  • Gulager, Clu
  • Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Universal Pictures Company
  • Mark Hellinger Productions, Inc
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Universal City Studios
Runtime
196
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
176
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Murder for hire
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Ernest Hemingway's The killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; screenplay by Anthony Veiller ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed by Robert Siodmak. Ernest Hemingingway's the killers ; Universal Studios ; screenplay by Gene L. Coon ; produced and directed by Donald Siegel, (videorecording)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story, The killers, by Ernest Hemingway
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1946 and 1964
  • Includes two essay brochures; 1946 version by Jonathan Lethem, 1964 version by Geoffrey O'Brien
  • Disc 1 includes Andrei Tarkovsky's student film version; interview with Stuart M. Kaminsky ; Screen Director's Playhouse 1949 radio adaptation; Stacy Keach reads the short story ; trailers for Robert Siodmak films ; Paul Schrader's 1972 essay "Notes on film noir"; music and effects track. Disc 2 contains interview with Clu Gulager; excerpts from A Siegel Film; production memos from Siegel, broadcasting standards reports and casting suggestions. Both contain production and publicity stills with actor biographies, press books & ads
Bar code
  • 31223120053435
  • 31223120053492
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. 1946 adaptation -- disc 2. 1964 adaptation
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min., 94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
CC1577D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51732162
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ernest Hemingway's The killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; screenplay by Anthony Veiller ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed by Robert Siodmak. Ernest Hemingingway's the killers ; Universal Studios ; screenplay by Gene L. Coon ; produced and directed by Donald Siegel, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story, The killers, by Ernest Hemingway
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1946 and 1964
  • Includes two essay brochures; 1946 version by Jonathan Lethem, 1964 version by Geoffrey O'Brien
  • Disc 1 includes Andrei Tarkovsky's student film version; interview with Stuart M. Kaminsky ; Screen Director's Playhouse 1949 radio adaptation; Stacy Keach reads the short story ; trailers for Robert Siodmak films ; Paul Schrader's 1972 essay "Notes on film noir"; music and effects track. Disc 2 contains interview with Clu Gulager; excerpts from A Siegel Film; production memos from Siegel, broadcasting standards reports and casting suggestions. Both contain production and publicity stills with actor biographies, press books & ads
Bar code
  • 31223120053435
  • 31223120053492
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. 1946 adaptation -- disc 2. 1964 adaptation
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min., 94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
CC1577D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51732162
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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