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The Resource The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording DVD)

The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The asphalt jungle
Title
The asphalt jungle
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An aging criminal is released from prison and decides to assemble the old gang to go on one last heist. Based on the book by W.R. Burnett
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1987
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Huston, John
Credits note
Art director, Cedric Gibbons and Randall Duell ; film editor, George Boemler ; music by Miklos Rozsa ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis
Language note
En Inglés, Francés, con subtítulos en Inglés, Francés, Español
LC call number
PN1995.9.F54
LC item number
A87 2004
PerformerNote
Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Anthony Caruso, Teresa Celli, Marilyn Monroe, William Davis, Dorothy Tree, Brad Dexter, John Maxwell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1992
  • 1895-1988
  • 1893-1976
  • 1916-1986
  • 1895-1956
  • 1924-1977
  • 1921-2009
  • 1891-1984
  • 1907-1991
  • 1910-2005
  • 1908-1991
  • 1924-
  • 1926-1962
  • 1906-1981
  • 1906-1992
  • 1917-2002
  • 1907-1995
  • 1899-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maddow, Ben
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Hagen, Jean
  • Whitmore, James
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • McIntire, John
  • Lawrence, Marc
  • Kelley, Barry
  • Caruso, Anthony
  • Celli, Teresa
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Davis, William
  • Tree, Dorothy
  • Dexter, Brad
  • Maxwell, John
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Jewelry theft
  • Ex-convicts
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • From a novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Special features: Introduction by John Huston derived from an archival interview; Commentary by author/film-noir specialist Drew Casper with co-star James Whitmore; Theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 DVD (112 min.)
Isbn
9780790789651
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569590328
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65903
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55759566
  • (OCoLC)ocm55759566
  • 838177
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard version, presented in a format preserving the aspect ration of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • From a novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Special features: Introduction by John Huston derived from an archival interview; Commentary by author/film-noir specialist Drew Casper with co-star James Whitmore; Theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 DVD (112 min.)
Isbn
9780790789651
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569590328
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65903
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55759566
  • (OCoLC)ocm55759566
  • 838177
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard version, presented in a format preserving the aspect ration of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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