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The Resource Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
Born to kill
Title
Born to kill
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise
Title variation
Film noir classic collection
Title variation remainder
5 timeless suspense thrillers
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A classic film noir featuring a cold-hearted killer named Sam Wild who kills two innocent people and actively pursues the woman who finds the bodies, all while being married to the woman's half-sister
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert de Grasse; music, Paul Sawtell; editor, Les Millbrook
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B676 2005
PerformerNote
Lawrence Tierney, Claire Trevor, Walter Slezak, Phillip Terry, Audrey Long, Elisha Cook, Jr., Isabel Jewell, Kathryn Card
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1909-1969
  • 1919-2002
  • 1910-2000
  • 1902-1983
  • 1909-1993
  • 1922-2014
  • 1920-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wise, Robert
  • Schlom, Herman
  • Greene, Eve
  • Macaulay, Richard
  • Tierney, Lawrence
  • Trevor, Claire
  • Slezak, Walter
  • Terry, Phillip
  • Long, Audrey
  • Sawtell, Paul
  • Gunn, James
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
92
Series statement
Film noir classic collection
Series volume
v. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gunn, James
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murderers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel, Deadlier than the male / by James Gunn
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by Eddie Muller with Robert Wise
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm60709901
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9780780650657
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 053939724622
  • 085391150206
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • T7246
  • 115020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60709901
System details
DVD, NTSC, egion 1, full screen presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born to kill, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; produced by Herman Schlom ; screenplay by Eve Greene and Richard Macaulay ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel, Deadlier than the male / by James Gunn
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by Eddie Muller with Robert Wise
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm60709901
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9780780650657
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 053939724622
  • 085391150206
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • T7246
  • 115020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60709901
System details
DVD, NTSC, egion 1, full screen presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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