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The Resource The big heat, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Fritz Lang, (videorecording)

The big heat, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Fritz Lang, (videorecording)

Label
The big heat
Title
The big heat
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Fritz Lang
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
Police Sergeant Bannion is investigating the apparent suicide of a corrupt cop, then is suddenly ordered to stop. Driven to unravel the mystery, Bannion continues probing until an explosion meant for him kills his wife. He resigns from the force and soon learns that behind it all is the powerful underworld
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Charles Lang ; film editor, Charles Nelson ; musical director, Mischa Bakaleinikoff
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • Not rated by the MPAA
  • 7-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English or French; subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, or Thai
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B54 2001
PerformerNote
Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Jocelyn Brando, Alexander Scourby, Lee Marvin, Jeanette Nolan, Peter Whitney, Willis Bouchey, Robert Burton, Adam Williams, Howard Wendell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2006
  • 1919-2005
  • 1913-1985
  • 1911-1998
  • 1916-1972
  • 1895-1962
  • 1922-2006
  • 1908-1975
  • 1909-1986
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, Glenn
  • Grahame, Gloria
  • Brando, Jocelyn
  • Scourby, Alexander
  • Marvin, Lee
  • Nolan, Jeanette
  • Whitney, Peter
  • Bouchey, Willis
  • Burton, Robert
  • Williams, Adam
  • Wendell, Howard
  • Boehm, Sydney
  • Arthur, Robert
  • Lang, Fritz
  • McGivern, William P
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police corruption
  • Corruption investigation
  • Organized crime
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The big heat, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Fritz Lang, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the serial by William P. McGivern, published in the Saturday Evening Post
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
  • Includes vintage advertising and theatrical trailers for The big heat, The lady from Shanghai, and Suddenly, last summer
Bar code
31223130483903
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (89 min.)
Isbn
9780767868198
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396065321
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
06532
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital mono.; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The big heat, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Fritz Lang, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the serial by William P. McGivern, published in the Saturday Evening Post
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
  • Includes vintage advertising and theatrical trailers for The big heat, The lady from Shanghai, and Suddenly, last summer
Bar code
31223130483903
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 DVD (89 min.)
Isbn
9780767868198
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396065321
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
06532
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital mono.; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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