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The Resource Touch of evil, Universal International presents ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)

Touch of evil, Universal International presents ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)

Label
Touch of evil
Title
Touch of evil
Statement of responsibility
Universal International presents ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
An elaborate mystery involving a corrupt police official in a squalid town on the Mexican border and a murder that ensnares a narcotics agent and his wife
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Metty ; film editors, Virgil Vogel ; [1998 restoration] editor, Walter Murch ; music, Henry Mancini
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles in English, Spanish or French
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Orson Welles, Marlene Dietrich, Zsa Zsa Gabor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1917-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Welles, Orson
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Gabor, Zsa Zsa
  • Zugsmith, Albert
  • Masterson, Whit
  • Universal-International (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Masterson, Whit
  • Drug enforcement agents
  • Police corruption
  • Murder
  • Police corruption
  • Murder
  • Mexico
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Touch of evil, Universal International presents ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Badge of evil / by Whit Masterson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Includes the complete 58-page memo that Orson Welles wrote to Universal on their re-editing of the film, original theatrical trailer, production notes, and cast & filmmakers' bios
  • "Restored to Orson Welles' vision"--Container
Bar code
  • 31223130283717
  • 31223130283683
  • 31223130283691
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
Anamorphic widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780783230610
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192047022
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
20470
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
Touch of evil, Universal International presents ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Badge of evil / by Whit Masterson
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Includes the complete 58-page memo that Orson Welles wrote to Universal on their re-editing of the film, original theatrical trailer, production notes, and cast & filmmakers' bios
  • "Restored to Orson Welles' vision"--Container
Bar code
  • 31223130283717
  • 31223130283683
  • 31223130283691
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
Anamorphic widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780783230610
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192047022
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
20470
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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