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The Resource The asphalt jungle, a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston

The asphalt jungle, a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston

Label
The asphalt jungle
Title
The asphalt jungle
Statement of responsibility
a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"In a smog-choked city somewhere in the American Midwest, an aging criminal mastermind, newly released from prison, hatches a plan for a million-dollar jewel heist and draws a wealthy lawyer and a cherry-picked trio of outlaws into his carefully devised but inevitably doomed scheme"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Asphalt jungle (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Harold Rosson ; film editor, George Boemler ; music, Miklos Rozsa
Language note
In English (Dolby digital mono) with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Marilyn Monroe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987,
  • 1909-1992,
  • 1893-1976,
  • 1895-1988,
  • 1907-1995,
  • 1916-1986,
  • 1895-1956,
  • 1923-1977,
  • 1921-2009,
  • 1891-1984,
  • 1907-1991,
  • 1910-2005,
  • 1908-1991,
  • 1926-1962,
  • 1948-
  • 1899-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huston, John
  • Maddow, Ben
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Boemler, George,
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Hagen, Jean
  • Whitmore, James
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • McIntire, John
  • Lawrence, Marc
  • Kelley, Barry
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • O'Brien, Geoffrey
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Loew's Incorporated,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
112
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
847
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewelry theft
  • Ex-convicts
  • Jewel thieves
  • Ex-convicts
  • Jewel thieves
  • Jewelry theft
Technique
live action
Label
The asphalt jungle, a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1950
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
  • Accompanying insert includes the essay A left-handed form of human endeavor by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 insert (12 panels ; color illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
Contents
  • (interview with the Film noir historian)
  • City lights
  • (October 10, 1979 episode of the television program featuring director John Huston) ;
  • theatrical trailer
  • disc 1:
  • The asphalt jungle
  • Special features.
  • Optional audio commentary
  • with film historian Drew Casper and archival recordings of actor James Whitmore
  • John Huston
  • (archival interview excerpt)
  • Eddie Muller
  • disc 2:
  • John Bailey
  • (features the cinematographer addressing the visual techniques employed by director of photography Harold Rosson and director John Huston in The asphalt jungle; 2016)
  • Pharos of chaos
  • (1983 documentary about actor Sterling Hayden)
  • The Huston method
  • interviewee, John Huston ; interviewer Gideon Bachmann
  • (edited together from several undated audio interviews)
Control code
961480722
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-DVD special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781681432403
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515190718
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
CC2712D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)961480722
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The asphalt jungle, a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by W.R. Burnett
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1950
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
  • Accompanying insert includes the essay A left-handed form of human endeavor by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 insert (12 panels ; color illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
Contents
  • (interview with the Film noir historian)
  • City lights
  • (October 10, 1979 episode of the television program featuring director John Huston) ;
  • theatrical trailer
  • disc 1:
  • The asphalt jungle
  • Special features.
  • Optional audio commentary
  • with film historian Drew Casper and archival recordings of actor James Whitmore
  • John Huston
  • (archival interview excerpt)
  • Eddie Muller
  • disc 2:
  • John Bailey
  • (features the cinematographer addressing the visual techniques employed by director of photography Harold Rosson and director John Huston in The asphalt jungle; 2016)
  • Pharos of chaos
  • (1983 documentary about actor Sterling Hayden)
  • The Huston method
  • interviewee, John Huston ; interviewer Gideon Bachmann
  • (edited together from several undated audio interviews)
Control code
961480722
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-DVD special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781681432403
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515190718
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Publisher number
CC2712D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)961480722
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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