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The Resource Force of evil, Olive Films ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and the Enterprise Studios present ; the Roberts production ; screenplay by Abraham Polonsky and Ira Wolfert ; based upon the novel "Tucker's people" by Ira Wolfert ; produced by Bob Roberts ; directed by Abraham Polonsky

Force of evil, Olive Films ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and the Enterprise Studios present ; the Roberts production ; screenplay by Abraham Polonsky and Ira Wolfert ; based upon the novel "Tucker's people" by Ira Wolfert ; produced by Bob Roberts ; directed by Abraham Polonsky

Label
Force of evil
Title
Force of evil
Statement of responsibility
Olive Films ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and the Enterprise Studios present ; the Roberts production ; screenplay by Abraham Polonsky and Ira Wolfert ; based upon the novel "Tucker's people" by Ira Wolfert ; produced by Bob Roberts ; directed by Abraham Polonsky
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lawyer whose connection to a ruthless racketeer has nearly destroyed his sense of morality. His participation in a rigged numbers racket could prove disastrous for his high-strung brother whose small-time policy bank stands to go broke when the rigged numbers pay off
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 1994 by the Library of Congress.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
CLE90dM-Syo
Credits note
Music, David Raksin ; director of photography, George Barnes ; editor, Arthur Seid
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F673 2012
PerformerNote
John Garfield, Thomas Gomez, Marie Windsor, Howland Chamberlin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1953
  • 1907-1995
  • 1908-1997
  • 1905-1971
  • 1908-1997
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  • Chamberlin, Howland
  • Barnes, George
  • Seid, Arthur
  • Polonsky, Abraham
  • Roberts, Bob
  • Wolfert, Ira
  • Garfield, John
  • Windsor, Marie
  • Gomez, Thomas
  • Wolfert, Ira
  • Raksin, David
  • Olive Films
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Enterprise Studios
Runtime
78
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  • Wolfert, Ira
  • Brothers
  • Racketeering
  • Lotteries
  • Crime
  • Criminals
Technique
live action
Label
Force of evil, Olive Films ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and the Enterprise Studios present ; the Roberts production ; screenplay by Abraham Polonsky and Ira Wolfert ; based upon the novel "Tucker's people" by Ira Wolfert ; produced by Bob Roberts ; directed by Abraham Polonsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features include: Martin Scorsese movie classics introduction of Force of evil
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090045308
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
OF453
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn801842044
  • (OCoLC)801842044
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Force of evil, Olive Films ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and the Enterprise Studios present ; the Roberts production ; screenplay by Abraham Polonsky and Ira Wolfert ; based upon the novel "Tucker's people" by Ira Wolfert ; produced by Bob Roberts ; directed by Abraham Polonsky
Publication
Note
  • Special features include: Martin Scorsese movie classics introduction of Force of evil
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090045308
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
OF453
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn801842044
  • (OCoLC)801842044
System details
DVD format ; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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