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The Resource Backfire, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros-First National picture ; screen play by Larry Marcus, Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts ; from a story by Larry Marcus ; produced by Anthony Veiller ; directed by Vincent Sherman. Deadline at dawn / an RKO Radio Picture ; RKO Radio Pictures, Inc presents ; screen play by Clifford Odets ; produced by Adrian Scott ; directed by Harold Clurman

Backfire, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros-First National picture ; screen play by Larry Marcus, Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts ; from a story by Larry Marcus ; produced by Anthony Veiller ; directed by Vincent Sherman. Deadline at dawn / an RKO Radio Picture ; RKO Radio Pictures, Inc presents ; screen play by Clifford Odets ; produced by Adrian Scott ; directed by Harold Clurman

Label
Backfire
Title
Backfire
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros-First National picture ; screen play by Larry Marcus, Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts ; from a story by Larry Marcus ; produced by Anthony Veiller ; directed by Vincent Sherman. Deadline at dawn / an RKO Radio Picture ; RKO Radio Pictures, Inc presents ; screen play by Clifford Odets ; produced by Adrian Scott ; directed by Harold Clurman
Title variation
  • Deadline at dawn
  • Film noir classic collection, 8 timeless suspense thrillers
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Backfire: A war veteran, aided by his resourceful nurse, is on a quest to prove his pal innocent of murder
  • Deadline at dawn: A gangster's sister lies dead. All clues point to sailor Bill Williams. He has mere hours to prove that he is innocent
Member of
Cataloging source
IF9
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Backfire: Director of photgraphy, Carl Guthrie ; editor, Thomas Reilly ; music, Daniele Amfitheatrof
  • Deadline at dawn: Director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; editor, Roland Gross ; music, Hanns Eisler
Language note
English dialogue, with optional English SDH, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
  • Backfire: Viveca Lindfors, Dane Clark, Virginia Mayo, Edmond O'Brien, Gordon MacRae
  • Deadline at dawn: Susan Hayward, Paul Lukas, Bill Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1984,
  • 1903-1965,
  • 1920-1995,
  • 1912-1998,
  • 1920-2005,
  • 1915-1985,
  • 1906-1963,
  • 1912-1973,
  • 1901-1980,
  • 1917-1975,
  • 1894-1971,
  • 1915-1992,
  • 1898-1962,
  • 1903-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marcus, Larry,
  • Goff, Ivan,
  • Roberts, Ben
  • Veiller, Anthony
  • Sherman, Vincent,
  • Lindfors, Viveca
  • Clark, Dane
  • Mayo, Virginia
  • O'Brien, Edmond
  • MacRae, Gordon,
  • Odets, Clifford
  • Scott, Adrian
  • Clurman, Harold
  • Hayward, Susan
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Williams, Bill
  • Amfitheatrof, Daniele,
  • Eisler, Hanns
  • Irish, William
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • RKO Radio Pictures
Runtime
174
Series statement
Film noir classic collection
Series volume
v. 5, disc 4
Technique
live action
Label
Backfire, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros-First National picture ; screen play by Larry Marcus, Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts ; from a story by Larry Marcus ; produced by Anthony Veiller ; directed by Vincent Sherman. Deadline at dawn / an RKO Radio Picture ; RKO Radio Pictures, Inc presents ; screen play by Clifford Odets ; produced by Adrian Scott ; directed by Harold Clurman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Deadline at dawn based on a novel by William Irish
  • Backfire originally produced in 1950 ; Deadline at dawn originally produced in 1946
  • Issued as Film noir classic collection, Vol. 5, disc 1, with subtitle: 8 timeless suspense thrillers
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment: 3000029759 (set)
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment: 2000039022
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Backfire (1950 ; ca. 91 min.) -- Deadline at dawn (1946 ; ca. 83 min.)
Control code
646829432
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 videodisc (174 min.)
Isbn
9781419875113
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929042197 (set)
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 3000029759
  • 2000039022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Backfire, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros-First National picture ; screen play by Larry Marcus, Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts ; from a story by Larry Marcus ; produced by Anthony Veiller ; directed by Vincent Sherman. Deadline at dawn / an RKO Radio Picture ; RKO Radio Pictures, Inc presents ; screen play by Clifford Odets ; produced by Adrian Scott ; directed by Harold Clurman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Deadline at dawn based on a novel by William Irish
  • Backfire originally produced in 1950 ; Deadline at dawn originally produced in 1946
  • Issued as Film noir classic collection, Vol. 5, disc 1, with subtitle: 8 timeless suspense thrillers
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment: 3000029759 (set)
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment: 2000039022
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Backfire (1950 ; ca. 91 min.) -- Deadline at dawn (1946 ; ca. 83 min.)
Control code
646829432
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 videodisc (174 min.)
Isbn
9781419875113
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929042197 (set)
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 3000029759
  • 2000039022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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