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The Resource Les Diaboliques : The devils, a Janus Films release ; une production Filmsonor ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronim ; avec la collaboration de René Masson et Frédéric Grendel ; [directed by] H.G. Clouzot

Les Diaboliques : The devils, a Janus Films release ; une production Filmsonor ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronim ; avec la collaboration de René Masson et Frédéric Grendel ; [directed by] H.G. Clouzot

Label
Les Diaboliques : The devils
Title
Les Diaboliques
Title remainder
The devils
Statement of responsibility
a Janus Films release ; une production Filmsonor ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronim ; avec la collaboration de René Masson et Frédéric Grendel ; [directed by] H.G. Clouzot
Title variation
  • Devils
  • Diabolique
  • Henri-Georges Clouzot's Diabolique
  • Diabolique
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
Suspense classic that influenced the 1960 movie, Psycho, by Alfred Hitchcock. Tells the story of a sadistic headmaster of a Parisian boarding school who is murdered by his wife and mistress, whom he has mistreated. The women dump his body in a swimming pool. When the pool is drained, the body has disappeared. Then come reports of sightings, terrifying his killers
Member of
Cataloging source
MOU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Armand Thirard ; editor, Madeleine Gug ; music, Georges van Parys
Language note
In French with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Simone Signoret, Vera Clouzot, Charles Vanel, Paul Meurisse, Jean Brochard, Thérèse Dorny, Michel Serrault
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1985
  • 1913-1960
  • 1913-1979
  • 1892-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Signoret, Simone
  • Clouzot, Vera
  • Meurisse, Paul
  • Vanel, Charles
  • Clouzot, H.-G.
  • Geronimi, Jérôme
  • Parys, Georges van
  • Boileau-Narcejac
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Home Vision (Firm)
  • Janus Films
  • Filmsonor (Firm)
Runtime
116
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Boarding schools
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Les Diaboliques : The devils, a Janus Films release ; une production Filmsonor ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronim ; avec la collaboration de René Masson et Frédéric Grendel ; [directed by] H.G. Clouzot
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Adapted from the novel: Celle qui n'etait plus / Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • DVD version of a 1955 motion picture
  • Special features include; scene selection
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
48251820
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780780021945
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
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DIA050
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format. Digital mono, Dolby
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Les Diaboliques : The devils, a Janus Films release ; une production Filmsonor ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronim ; avec la collaboration de René Masson et Frédéric Grendel ; [directed by] H.G. Clouzot
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Adapted from the novel: Celle qui n'etait plus / Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • DVD version of a 1955 motion picture
  • Special features include; scene selection
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
48251820
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780780021945
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
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DIA050
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format. Digital mono, Dolby
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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