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The Resource Born to be bad, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screen play, Edith Sommer ; adaptation, Charles Schnee ; additional dialogue, Robert Soderberg and George Oppenheimer ; produced by Robert Sparks ; directed by Nicholas Ray

Born to be bad, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screen play, Edith Sommer ; adaptation, Charles Schnee ; additional dialogue, Robert Soderberg and George Oppenheimer ; produced by Robert Sparks ; directed by Nicholas Ray

Label
Born to be bad
Title
Born to be bad
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screen play, Edith Sommer ; adaptation, Charles Schnee ; additional dialogue, Robert Soderberg and George Oppenheimer ; produced by Robert Sparks ; directed by Nicholas Ray
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A conniving, amoral young woman lies and schemes through San Francisco society to get a rich husband while continuing her affair with her former lover--an affair that threatens to destroy her life
Member of
Cataloging source
UIU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; editor, Frederic Knudtson ; music, Frederick Hollander
Language note
In English (Dolby digital mono)
PerformerNote
Joan Fontaine, Robert Ryan, Zachary Scott, Joan Leslie, Mel Ferrer, Harold Vermilyea
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-2013,
  • 1909-1973,
  • 1914-1965,
  • 1925-2015,
  • 1889-1958,
  • 1917-1994,
  • 1916-1962,
  • 1901-1963,
  • 1911-1979,
  • 1906-1964,
  • 1888-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fontaine, Joan
  • Ryan, Robert
  • Scott, Zachary
  • Leslie, Joan
  • Ferrer, Mel,
  • Vermilyea, Harold
  • Sommer, Edith
  • Schnee, Charles
  • Soderberg, Robert W.,
  • Oppenheimer, George,
  • Sparks, Robert
  • Ray, Nicholas
  • Musuraca, Nick,
  • Knudtson, Frederic
  • Hollaender, Friedrich,
  • Parrish, Anne
  • RKO Radio Pictures,
  • Warner Home Video (Firm),
Runtime
90
Series statement
Film noir archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Deception
  • Man-woman relationships
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Deception
  • Man-woman relationships
  • California
Technique
live action
Label
Born to be bad, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screen play, Edith Sommer ; adaptation, Charles Schnee ; additional dialogue, Robert Soderberg and George Oppenheimer ; produced by Robert Sparks ; directed by Nicholas Ray
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • Based on the novel All kneeling by Anne Parrish
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1950
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
  • Special features: alternate ending; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
812845081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316574881
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)812845081
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born to be bad, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screen play, Edith Sommer ; adaptation, Charles Schnee ; additional dialogue, Robert Soderberg and George Oppenheimer ; produced by Robert Sparks ; directed by Nicholas Ray
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • Based on the novel All kneeling by Anne Parrish
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1950
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
  • Special features: alternate ending; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
812845081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316574881
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)812845081
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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