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The Resource Columbo : The complete first season, Universal Television ; created by Richard Levinson & William Link, (videorecording DVD)

Columbo : The complete first season, Universal Television ; created by Richard Levinson & William Link, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Columbo : The complete first season
Title
Columbo
Title remainder
The complete first season
Statement of responsibility
Universal Television ; created by Richard Levinson & William Link
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Copyright holder
Creator
Director
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Columbo, a disheveled, cigar-chomping, trench coat-wearing police lieutenant, who appears to be an incompetent bumbler. Despite his appearance, Columbo is the shrewdest, most resourceful detective in the LAPD
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Columbo (Television program)
Credits note
  • Original episodes: writers, Richard Levinson, William Link, Dean Hargrove, Steven Bochco, John T. Dugan, Jackson Gillis ; directors, Richard Irving, Steven Spielberg, Bernard Kowalski, Jack Smight, Hy Averback, Norman Lloyd, Edward M. Abroms, Peter Falk ; producers, Richard Irving, Dean Hargrove, Richard Levinson, William Link, Everett Chambers ; music score, Billy Goldenberg, Gil Mellé ; theme, Henry Mancini ; directors of photography, Rusell L. Metty, Harry Wolf; Lloyd Ahern ; film editors, John Kaufman, Jr., Edward M. Abroms, Richard M. Sprague, Budd Small, Richard L. Kimble, Chris Kaeselau
  • Prescription: murder : A Universal production ; music, Dave Grusin ; director of photography, Ray Rennahan ; film editor, Richard G. Wray
  • Ransom for a dead man : A Universal Studios production ; music, Billy Goldenberg ; director of photography, Lionel Lindon ; film editor, Edward M. Abroms
Dewey number
  • 791.45/75
  • 791.456556
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue ; optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English closed-captions for the hearing impaired
LC call number
DVD1919 (viewing copy)
PerformerNote
Starring, Peter Falk ; Guest stars include: Robert Culp, Ray Milland, Eddie Albert, Suzanne Pleshette, Don Ameche, Leslie Nielsen, Roddy McDowall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1990
  • 1926-
  • 1943-2018
  • 1946-
  • 1929-2007
  • 1914-
  • 1927-2011
  • 1930-2010
  • 1937-2008
  • 1926-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Link, William
  • Levinson, Richard
  • Hargrove, Dean
  • Irving, Richard
  • Chambers, Everett
  • Dugan, John T.
  • Gillis, Jackson
  • Bochco, Steven
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Kowalski, Bernard
  • Smight, Jack
  • Averback, Hy
  • Lloyd, Norman
  • Falk, Peter
  • Culp, Robert
  • Milland, Ray
  • Albert, Eddie
  • Pleshette, Suzanne
  • Ameche, Don
  • Nielsen, Leslie
  • McDowall, Roddy
  • Mancini, Henry
  • Goldenberg, Billy
  • Millé, Gil
  • Grusin, Dave
  • Universal Television (Firm)
  • Universal City Studios
  • LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
Runtime
725
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Columbo, Lieutenant (Fictitious character)
  • Criminal investigation
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
Columbo : The complete first season, Universal Television ; created by Richard Levinson & William Link, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: Prescription: Murder [Made-for-TV movie that was the original series pilot], and Ransom for a dead man [Made-for-TV movie that was the second pilot for the series]
  • 'Prescription: murder' movie was originally broadcast in 1968
  • 'Ransom for a dead man' movie was originally broadcast in 1971
  • Episodes originally aired on television during the 1971-1972 season
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Murder by the book
  • writer, Steve Bochco; director, Steven Spielberg
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.)
  • Death lends a hand
  • written and produced by Richard Levinson, William Link; director, Bernard Kowalski
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.) --
  • Disc 1.
  • Prescription: murder
  • teleplay, Richard Levinson, William Link; produced and directed by Richard Irving
  • (©1968 ; 99 min.)
  • Ransom for a dead man
  • teleplay, Dean Hargrove; story, Richard Levinson, William Link; producer, Dean Hargrove; director, Richard Irving
  • (©1971 ; 95 min.) ;
  • Disc 2.
  • Lady in waiting
  • teleplay, Steven Bochco; story, Barney Slater; director, Norman Lloyd; producer, Everett Chambers
  • (©1971 ; 75 min.)
  • Short fuse
  • writer, Jackson Gillis; story, Lester Pine, Tina Pine, Jackson Gillis; director, Edward M. Abroms
  • (©1971 ; 75 min.) ;
  • Disc 5.
  • Blueprint for murder
  • writer, Steven Bochco; story, William Kelley, Ted Leighton; director, Peter Falk; producers, Richard Levinson & William Link
  • (©1972 ; 75 min.)
  • Disc 3.
  • Dead Weight
  • writer, John T. Dugan; director, Jack Smight
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.)
  • Suitable for framing
  • writer, Jackson Gillis; director, Hy Averback ; producers, Richard Levinson & William Link
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.) ;
  • Disc 4.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 725 min.)
Isbn
9781417014323
Lccn
2012605757
Materials
viewing copy.
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192558320
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2568685
  • (OCoLC)55704148
  • (OCoLC)ocm55704148
  • 2568685
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; dual and single-layer discs; Dolby Digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For home use or face-to-face teaching.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Columbo : The complete first season, Universal Television ; created by Richard Levinson & William Link, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: Prescription: Murder [Made-for-TV movie that was the original series pilot], and Ransom for a dead man [Made-for-TV movie that was the second pilot for the series]
  • 'Prescription: murder' movie was originally broadcast in 1968
  • 'Ransom for a dead man' movie was originally broadcast in 1971
  • Episodes originally aired on television during the 1971-1972 season
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Murder by the book
  • writer, Steve Bochco; director, Steven Spielberg
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.)
  • Death lends a hand
  • written and produced by Richard Levinson, William Link; director, Bernard Kowalski
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.) --
  • Disc 1.
  • Prescription: murder
  • teleplay, Richard Levinson, William Link; produced and directed by Richard Irving
  • (©1968 ; 99 min.)
  • Ransom for a dead man
  • teleplay, Dean Hargrove; story, Richard Levinson, William Link; producer, Dean Hargrove; director, Richard Irving
  • (©1971 ; 95 min.) ;
  • Disc 2.
  • Lady in waiting
  • teleplay, Steven Bochco; story, Barney Slater; director, Norman Lloyd; producer, Everett Chambers
  • (©1971 ; 75 min.)
  • Short fuse
  • writer, Jackson Gillis; story, Lester Pine, Tina Pine, Jackson Gillis; director, Edward M. Abroms
  • (©1971 ; 75 min.) ;
  • Disc 5.
  • Blueprint for murder
  • writer, Steven Bochco; story, William Kelley, Ted Leighton; director, Peter Falk; producers, Richard Levinson & William Link
  • (©1972 ; 75 min.)
  • Disc 3.
  • Dead Weight
  • writer, John T. Dugan; director, Jack Smight
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.)
  • Suitable for framing
  • writer, Jackson Gillis; director, Hy Averback ; producers, Richard Levinson & William Link
  • (©1971 ; 76 min.) ;
  • Disc 4.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 725 min.)
Isbn
9781417014323
Lccn
2012605757
Materials
viewing copy.
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192558320
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2568685
  • (OCoLC)55704148
  • (OCoLC)ocm55704148
  • 2568685
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; dual and single-layer discs; Dolby Digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For home use or face-to-face teaching.
Video recording format
DVD

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