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The Resource The Big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. presents ; a Howard Hawkes production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; from the novel by Raymond Chandler ; music by Max Steiner ; directed by Howard Hawks

The Big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. presents ; a Howard Hawkes production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; from the novel by Raymond Chandler ; music by Max Steiner ; directed by Howard Hawks

Label
The Big sleep
Title
The Big sleep
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. presents ; a Howard Hawkes production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; from the novel by Raymond Chandler ; music by Max Steiner ; directed by Howard Hawks
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Philip Marlowe is hired by millionaire Gen. Sternwood to learn who is blackmailing his daughter with pornographic pictures
Cataloging source
CHK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Big sleep (Motion picture : 1946)
Credits note
Director, producer, Howard Hawks ; music, Max Steiner ; screenplay, William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, Jules Furthman
Intended audience
CHVRS rating: 14A
Language note
In English with subtitles in English or French
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Marth Vickers, Dorothy Malone
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1977,
  • 1897-1962,
  • 1899-1957,
  • 1924-2014,
  • 1888-1971,
  • 1895-1982,
  • 1913-1993,
  • 1888-1959
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Faulkner, William
  • Brackett, Leigh,
  • Furthman, Jules,
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Bacall, Lauren
  • Steiner, Max
  • Hickox, Sid
  • Nyby, Christian
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967),
  • First National Pictures, Inc.,
  • Turner Entertainment Co.,
Runtime
231
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marlowe, Philip
  • Private investigators
  • Extortion investigation
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. presents ; a Howard Hawkes production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; from the novel by Raymond Chandler ; music by Max Steiner ; directed by Howard Hawks
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Raymond Chandler
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1946
  • Full screen (4:3)
  • Closed captioned
  • Features on each side include scene selections; original theatrical trailer (2 min.); documentary The big sleep comparison 1945/1946 (©1997, 17 min.) with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt ; and Behind the scenes
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
Side A. 1946 theatrical version (114 min.) -- Side B. 1945 prerelease version (117 min.)
Control code
44268914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (231 min.)
Isbn
9781419817649
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569676817
Other physical details
sound, black and white
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10137691
Physical substance
black and white
Publisher number
67681
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44268914
System details
DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Big sleep, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. presents ; a Howard Hawkes production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, & Jules Furthman ; from the novel by Raymond Chandler ; music by Max Steiner ; directed by Howard Hawks
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Raymond Chandler
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1946
  • Full screen (4:3)
  • Closed captioned
  • Features on each side include scene selections; original theatrical trailer (2 min.); documentary The big sleep comparison 1945/1946 (©1997, 17 min.) with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt ; and Behind the scenes
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
Side A. 1946 theatrical version (114 min.) -- Side B. 1945 prerelease version (117 min.)
Control code
44268914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (231 min.)
Isbn
9781419817649
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569676817
Other physical details
sound, black and white
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10137691
Physical substance
black and white
Publisher number
67681
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44268914
System details
DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
laserdisc

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