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The Resource Ernest Hemingway's the killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; Universal City Studios ; Revue Productions

Ernest Hemingway's the killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; Universal City Studios ; Revue Productions

Label
Ernest Hemingway's the killers
Title
Ernest Hemingway's the killers
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; Universal City Studios ; Revue Productions
Title variation
Killers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Melodramatic thriller based on the Hemingway story about two hit men who become curious about the life and death of the man they were hired to kill
Member of
Cataloging source
TSC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • 1946 version: Producer, Mark Hellinger ; director, Robert Siodmak ; music, Miklos Rozsa ; director of photography, Woody Bredell ; editor, Arthur Hilton ; screeenplay, Anthony Veiller
  • 1964 version: Produced and directed by Donald Siegel ; director of photography, Richard L. Rawlings ; editor, Richard Belding ; music, Johnny Williams ; screenplay Gene L. Coon
PerformerNote
  • 1946 version: Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Sam Levene, Virginia Christine
  • 1964 version: Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson, John Cassavetes, Clu Gulager, Ronald Reagan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1973
  • 1913-1994
  • 1922-1990
  • 1915-1985
  • 1912-1991
  • 1929-1989
  • 1903-1965
  • 1903-1947
  • 1907-1995
  • 1932-
  • 1932-1986
  • 1899-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Siodmak, Robert
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Gardner, Ava
  • O'Brien, Edmond
  • Levene, Sam
  • Marvin, Lee
  • Siegel, Don
  • Dickinson, Angie
  • Cassavetes, John
  • Reagan, Ronald
  • Veiller, Anthony
  • Coon, Gene L
  • Hellinger, Mark
  • Gulager, Clu
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Williams, John
  • Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Universal Pictures Company
  • Mark Hellinger Productions, Inc
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Universal City Studios
  • Revue Productions
Runtime
196
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
176
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assassins
  • Murder
  • Detective and mystery films
Technique
live action
Label
Ernest Hemingway's the killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; Universal City Studios ; Revue Productions
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired"--Container insert
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1946 and 1964
  • Both films based on the short story, The killers, by Ernest Hemingway
  • Disc 1 special features include: Andrei Tarkovsky's 1956 student film adaptation of the Hemingway story; interview with writer Stuart M. Kaminsky ; Screen Director's Playhouse 1949 radio adaptation; Stacy Keach reads the short story ; trailers for Robert Siodmak films ; Paul Schrader's 1972 essay "Notes on film noir"; music and effects track. Disc 2 special features include: Interview with Clu Gulager; excerpts from Don Siegel's autobiography, A Siegel film ; production memos from Siegel, broadcasting standards reports and casting suggestions ; music and effects track. Both discs include production and publicity stills with actor biographies, press books & ads. Includes two essay brochures; 1946 version by Jonathan Lethem, 1964 version by Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
2 program notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. 1946 adaptation -- disc 2. 1956 adaptation
Control code
51732162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min., 94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
CC1583D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ernest Hemingway's the killers, Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; Universal City Studios ; Revue Productions
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired"--Container insert
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1946 and 1964
  • Both films based on the short story, The killers, by Ernest Hemingway
  • Disc 1 special features include: Andrei Tarkovsky's 1956 student film adaptation of the Hemingway story; interview with writer Stuart M. Kaminsky ; Screen Director's Playhouse 1949 radio adaptation; Stacy Keach reads the short story ; trailers for Robert Siodmak films ; Paul Schrader's 1972 essay "Notes on film noir"; music and effects track. Disc 2 special features include: Interview with Clu Gulager; excerpts from Don Siegel's autobiography, A Siegel film ; production memos from Siegel, broadcasting standards reports and casting suggestions ; music and effects track. Both discs include production and publicity stills with actor biographies, press books & ads. Includes two essay brochures; 1946 version by Jonathan Lethem, 1964 version by Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
2 program notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. 1946 adaptation -- disc 2. 1956 adaptation
Control code
51732162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min., 94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
CC1583D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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