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The Resource Les Diaboliques, Filmsonor Société Anonyme présente ; producteur associé, Vera Films ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronimi, (videorecording)

Les Diaboliques, Filmsonor Société Anonyme présente ; producteur associé, Vera Films ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronimi, (videorecording)

Label
Les Diaboliques
Title
Les Diaboliques
Statement of responsibility
Filmsonor Société Anonyme présente ; producteur associé, Vera Films ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronimi
Title variation
  • Devils
  • Diabolique
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • 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
WAU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Diaboliques (Motion picture : 1955)
Credits note
Director of photography, Armand Thirard ; editor, Madeleine Gug ; music, Georges van Parys
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D53 2011
PerformerNote
Simone Signoret, Vera Clouzot, Charles Vanel, Paul Meurisse, Jean Brochard, Thérèse Dorny, Michel Serrault
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1985
  • 1921-1960
  • 1913-1979
  • 1892-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clouzot, H.-G
  • Geronimi, Jérôme
  • Signoret, Simone
  • Clouzot, Vera
  • Meurisse, Paul
  • Vanel, Charles
  • Parys, Georges van
  • Boileau-Narcejac
  • Vera Film
  • Filmsonor (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
117
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boileau-Narcejac
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Boarding schools
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Les Diaboliques, Filmsonor Société Anonyme présente ; producteur associé, Vera Films ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronimi, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the novel: Celle qui n'etait plus / Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features include Serge Bromberg introduction, selected-scene commentary, new video interview with novelist and film critic Kim Newman, trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([8] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781604654158
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515070911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2003D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1670418
  • (OCoLC)ocn722856685
  • (OCoLC)722856685
  • 1670418
  • 2865926
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital mono; aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Les Diaboliques, Filmsonor Société Anonyme présente ; producteur associé, Vera Films ; produit et dirigé par H.G. Clouzot ; scénario et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot et Jérome Geronimi, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the novel: Celle qui n'etait plus / Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features include Serge Bromberg introduction, selected-scene commentary, new video interview with novelist and film critic Kim Newman, trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([8] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781604654158
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515070911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2003D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1670418
  • (OCoLC)ocn722856685
  • (OCoLC)722856685
  • 1670418
  • 2865926
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital mono; aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD

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