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The Resource Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by A.I. Bezzerides ; produced by Robert Bassler ; directed by Jules Dassin

Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by A.I. Bezzerides ; produced by Robert Bassler ; directed by Jules Dassin

Label
Thieves' highway
Title
Thieves' highway
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by A.I. Bezzerides ; produced by Robert Bassler ; directed by Jules Dassin
Title variation
Jules Dassin's Thieves' highway
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos is a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, a ruthless market operator by the name of Mike Figlia. But when Figlia gets wise to his plan, Nick finds himself in a web of treachery and heartbreak."--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Norbert Brodine ; art directors, Lyle Wheeler, Chester Gore ; editor, Nick DeMaggio ; music, Alfred Newman ; costume designer, Kay Nelson ; set decorations, Thomas Little ; special photographic effects, Fred Sersen ; musical direction, Lionel Newman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • In English
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.T475
LC item number
T47 2005 VideoDVD
PerformerNote
Richard Conte, Valentina Cortesa, Lee J. Cobb, Barbara Lawrence, Jack Oakie, Millard Mitchell, Joseph Pevney, Morris Carnovsky, Tamara Shayne, Kasia Orzazewski, Norbert Schiller, Hope Emerson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-2008
  • 1910-1975
  • 1911-1976
  • 1930-2013
  • 1903-1978
  • 1900-1953
  • 1896-1970
  • 1901-1970
  • 1947-
  • 1908-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dassin, Jules
  • Conte, Richard
  • Cortese, Valentina
  • Cobb, Lee J.
  • Lawrence, Barbara
  • Oakie, Jack
  • Mitchell, Millard
  • Pevney, Joseph
  • Brodin, Norbert
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Silver, Alain
  • Sragow, Michael
  • Bezzerides, A. I.
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
94
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
273
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truck drivers
  • Racketeering
  • Revenge
Technique
live action
Label
Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by A.I. Bezzerides ; produced by Robert Bassler ; directed by Jules Dassin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel: Thieves' market / by A.I. Bezzerides
  • "New, restored high-definition digital transfer"--Container
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film scholar Alain Silver; new video interview with director Jules Dassin (11 min.); original theatrical trailer
  • Program notes in container include a new essay by film critic Michael Sragow
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director approved special ed.; standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409513
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515015325
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1603D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57206269
  • (OCoLC)57206269
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; screen play by A.I. Bezzerides ; produced by Robert Bassler ; directed by Jules Dassin
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel: Thieves' market / by A.I. Bezzerides
  • "New, restored high-definition digital transfer"--Container
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film scholar Alain Silver; new video interview with director Jules Dassin (11 min.); original theatrical trailer
  • Program notes in container include a new essay by film critic Michael Sragow
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director approved special ed.; standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409513
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515015325
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1603D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57206269
  • (OCoLC)57206269
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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