The Resource An act of murder, Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Michael Blankfort and Robert Thoeren ; produced by Jerry Bresler ; directed by Michael Gordon, (videorecording)

An act of murder, Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Michael Blankfort and Robert Thoeren ; produced by Jerry Bresler ; directed by Michael Gordon, (videorecording)

Label
An act of murder
Title
An act of murder
Statement of responsibility
Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Michael Blankfort and Robert Thoeren ; produced by Jerry Bresler ; directed by Michael Gordon
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A no-nonsense judge in a small Pennsylvania town, finds his thoughts turning to end the life of his beloved wife
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Hal Mohr
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A28 2020
PerformerNote
Fredric March, Edmond O'brien, Florence Eldridge, Geraldine Brooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1993
  • 1907-1982
  • 1903-1957
  • 1908-1977
  • 1897-1975
  • 1915-1985
  • 1890-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, Michael
  • Blankfort, Michael
  • Thoeren, Robert
  • Bresler, Jerry
  • March, Fredric
  • O'Brien, Edmond
  • Eldridge, Florence
  • Lothar, Ernst
  • Universal-International (Firm)
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
91
Series statement
  • KL studio classics
  • Film noir, the dark side of cinema
Series volume
IV
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judges
  • Criminal defense lawyers
  • Euthanasia
Technique
live action
Label
An act of murder, Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Michael Blankfort and Robert Thoeren ; produced by Jerry Bresler ; directed by Michael Gordon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel Mills of God by Ernst Lothar
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1948
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian Samn Deighan; trailers
Bar code
  • 31223148178727
  • 31223148178750
  • 31223148178693
  • 31223148178784
  • 31223148178669
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K24734B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1200245165
System details
Blu-ray; region A; DTS; 1920x1080p, 1.37:1 screen; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
An act of murder, Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Michael Blankfort and Robert Thoeren ; produced by Jerry Bresler ; directed by Michael Gordon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel Mills of God by Ernst Lothar
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1948
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian Samn Deighan; trailers
Bar code
  • 31223148178727
  • 31223148178750
  • 31223148178693
  • 31223148178784
  • 31223148178669
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K24734B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1200245165
System details
Blu-ray; region A; DTS; 1920x1080p, 1.37:1 screen; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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