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The Resource The front page, Universal ; produced by Paul Monash ; screenplay by Billy Wilder ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)

The front page, Universal ; produced by Paul Monash ; screenplay by Billy Wilder ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)

Label
The front page
Title
The front page
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; produced by Paul Monash ; screenplay by Billy Wilder ; directed by Billy Wilder
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Earl Williams, a convicted killer, escapes, throwing the Criminal Courts Building into chaos. Newspaper reporters attempt to "scoop" the story by holding Williams in a roll top desk in the press room
Cataloging source
JDY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay by Billy Wilder & I.A.L. Diamond ; directed by Billy Wilder ; executive producer, Jennings Lang ; produced by Paul Monash ; music adapted by Billy May ; photography, Jordan S. Cronenweth
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
  • MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Vincent Gardenia, Susan Sarandon, Allen Garfield, David Wayne, Charles Durning, Austin Pendleton, Carol Burnett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1964
  • 1895-1956
  • 1906-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Diamond, I. A. L
  • Hecht, Ben
  • Lemmon, Jack
  • MacArthur, Charles
  • Matthau, Walter
  • Wilder, Billy
  • MCA Universal Home Video
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalists
  • Newspaper editors
  • Reporters and reporting
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The front page, Universal ; produced by Paul Monash ; screenplay by Billy Wilder ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the play by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (105 minutes)
Isbn
9781417043576
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192732928
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
27329
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00303245
  • 844042
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The front page, Universal ; produced by Paul Monash ; screenplay by Billy Wilder ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the play by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (105 minutes)
Isbn
9781417043576
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192732928
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
27329
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00303245
  • 844042
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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