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The Resource Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (videorecording DVD)

Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Public enemy
Title
Public enemy
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Classic gangster film tells the story of two brothers, one an honorable war veteran, the other a high-class gangster that sold alcohol during the prohibition
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Public enemy (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography by Dev Jennings ; edited by Edw[ard] M. McDermott
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
  • In English; with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.G3
LC item number
P83 2005
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods, Joan Blondell, Donald Cook, Leslie Fenton, Beryl Mercer, Robert O'Connor, Murray Kinnell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1975
  • 1899-1986
  • 1911-1937
  • 1905-1989
  • 1901-1961
  • 1903-1978
  • 1882-1939
  • 1885-1962
  • 1889-1954
  • 1903-1978
  • 1905-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Cagney, James
  • Harlow, Jean
  • Woods, Edward
  • Blondell, Joan
  • Cook, Donald
  • Fenton, Leslie
  • Mercer, Beryl
  • O'Connor, Robert Emmet
  • Kinnell, Murray
  • Sklar, Robert
  • Maltin, Leonard
  • Goulding, Alfred
  • Bergen, Edgar
  • Graver, Christina
  • Freleng, Friz
  • Maxwell, Max
  • Marsales, Frank
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Vitaphone Corp
  • Taylor Made Entertainment
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
85
Series statement
Warner Bros. Pictures gangsters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Gangsters
Technique
live action
Label
Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1931
  • "Presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition"--Container
  • Dual-layer format
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film historian Robert Sklar; new featurette "Beer and blood : enemies of 'The public'" (produced in association with Taylor Made Entertainment ; Turner Entertainment Co. ; 2005, 20 min.); 1954 re-release foreword (1 min.)
  • Includes "Warner night at the movies, 1931" (24 min.): introduction by Leonard Maltin (3 min.); theatrical trailer for "Blonde Crazy" (2 min.); Hearst Metronome News newsreel (2 min.); comedy short "The eyes have it" (directed by Alf Goulding ; photographed by E.B. DuPar ; with Edgar Bergen, Christina Graver ; Vitaphone Corp. ; 1931, 10 min.); Merrie Melodies cartoon short "Smile, darn ya, smile" (Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. and the Vitaphone Corp. present ; a Hugh Harman-Rudolf Ising production ; Leon Schlesinger, producer ; drawn by Isadore Freleng & Max Maxwell ; musical score and direction, Frank Marsales ; 1931, 7 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780790792248
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569690622
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
66906
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57481613
  • (OCoLC)57481613
  • 1190169
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1931
  • "Presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition"--Container
  • Dual-layer format
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film historian Robert Sklar; new featurette "Beer and blood : enemies of 'The public'" (produced in association with Taylor Made Entertainment ; Turner Entertainment Co. ; 2005, 20 min.); 1954 re-release foreword (1 min.)
  • Includes "Warner night at the movies, 1931" (24 min.): introduction by Leonard Maltin (3 min.); theatrical trailer for "Blonde Crazy" (2 min.); Hearst Metronome News newsreel (2 min.); comedy short "The eyes have it" (directed by Alf Goulding ; photographed by E.B. DuPar ; with Edgar Bergen, Christina Graver ; Vitaphone Corp. ; 1931, 10 min.); Merrie Melodies cartoon short "Smile, darn ya, smile" (Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. and the Vitaphone Corp. present ; a Hugh Harman-Rudolf Ising production ; Leon Schlesinger, producer ; drawn by Isadore Freleng & Max Maxwell ; musical score and direction, Frank Marsales ; 1931, 7 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780790792248
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569690622
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
66906
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57481613
  • (OCoLC)57481613
  • 1190169
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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