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The Resource Brother Orchid, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by Earl Baldwin ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)

Brother Orchid, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by Earl Baldwin ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)

Label
Brother Orchid
Title
Brother Orchid
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by Earl Baldwin ; directed by Lloyd Bacon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Racketeer Little John Sarto poses as Brother Orchid and lays low at a monastery when a turf war gets hot
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tony Gaudio ; art director, Max Parker ; film editor, William Holmes ; music, Heinz Roemheld ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.G3
LC item number
B768447 2008
PerformerNote
Edward G. Robinson, Ann Sothern, Humphrey Bogart, Donald Crisp, Ralph Bellamy, Allen Jenkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • d. 1970
  • 1890-1955
  • 1893-1973
  • 1909-2001
  • 1899-1957
  • 1880-1974
  • 1904-1991
  • 1900-1974
  • 1885-1951
  • 1901-1985
  • 1893-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baldwin, Earl
  • Bacon, Lloyd
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Sothern, Ann
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Crisp, Donald
  • Bellamy, Ralph
  • Jenkins, Allen
  • Gaudio, Tony
  • Roemheld, Heinz
  • Forbstein, Leo F
  • Connell, Richard Edward
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Gangs
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Brothers (Religious)
  • Monks
  • Monasticism and religious orders
  • Monasteries
Technique
live action
Label
Brother Orchid, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by Earl Baldwin ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Collier's Magazine story by Richard Connell
  • Videodisc release of the 1940 motion picture
  • Special features: Commentary by Robinson biographer Alan L. Gansberg and Bogart biographer Eric Lax; Warner night at the movies 1940 short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel, musical short "Henry Busse and his orchestra," classic cartoons "Busy bakers" and "Slap happy pappy," trailers of "Brother Orchid" and 1940's "It all came true."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9781419866647
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929002702
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 1000035744
  • 3000014985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn213394724
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Brother Orchid, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by Earl Baldwin ; directed by Lloyd Bacon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Collier's Magazine story by Richard Connell
  • Videodisc release of the 1940 motion picture
  • Special features: Commentary by Robinson biographer Alan L. Gansberg and Bogart biographer Eric Lax; Warner night at the movies 1940 short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel, musical short "Henry Busse and his orchestra," classic cartoons "Busy bakers" and "Slap happy pappy," trailers of "Brother Orchid" and 1940's "It all came true."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9781419866647
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929002702
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 1000035744
  • 3000014985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn213394724
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD

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