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The Resource The Maltese falcon, Warner Brothers Pictures presents a Warner Brothers - First National picture ; directed by John Huston ; screenplay by John Huston ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis, (videorecording)

The Maltese falcon, Warner Brothers Pictures presents a Warner Brothers - First National picture ; directed by John Huston ; screenplay by John Huston ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis, (videorecording)

Label
The Maltese falcon
Title
The Maltese falcon
Statement of responsibility
Warner Brothers Pictures presents a Warner Brothers - First National picture ; directed by John Huston ; screenplay by John Huston ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Detective Sam Spade goes in search of a priceless statuette after the death of his partner
Awards note
Winner of 3 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, 1941
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Arthur Edeson ; film editor, Thomas Richards ; music, Adolph Deutsch
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • English dialogue; English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987.
  • 1899-1986.
  • 1899-1957.
  • 1906-1987.
  • 1894-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huston, John
  • Wallis, Hal B.
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Astor, Mary
  • Lorre, Peter.
  • Greenstreet, Sydney.
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Spade, Sam (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Murder
  • Criminals
  • Art objects
  • Art thefts
  • Criminal investigation
  • Robbery investigation
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Maltese falcon, Warner Brothers Pictures presents a Warner Brothers - First National picture ; directed by John Huston ; screenplay by John Huston ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Special features: Commentary by Bogart biographer Eric Lax; Warner night at the movies 1941 short subjects gallery; newsreel; technicolor musical short "The gay Parisian"; 2 classic cartoons: "Hiawatha's rabbit hunt" and "Meet John Doughboy"; trailers of this movie and 1941's "Sergeant York."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 minutes)
Isbn
9780780664753
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929154296
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
3000032784
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00047283
  • 873529
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Maltese falcon, Warner Brothers Pictures presents a Warner Brothers - First National picture ; directed by John Huston ; screenplay by John Huston ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Special features: Commentary by Bogart biographer Eric Lax; Warner night at the movies 1941 short subjects gallery; newsreel; technicolor musical short "The gay Parisian"; 2 classic cartoons: "Hiawatha's rabbit hunt" and "Meet John Doughboy"; trailers of this movie and 1941's "Sergeant York."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 minutes)
Isbn
9780780664753
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929154296
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
3000032784
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00047283
  • 873529
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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