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The Resource Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; from the book by Armitage Trail ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks

Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; from the book by Armitage Trail ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks

Label
Scarface
Title
Scarface
Statement of responsibility
Howard Hughes presents ; from the book by Armitage Trail ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"An exciting story of organized crime's brutal control over Chicago during the prohibition era. This compelling tale of ambition, betrayal and revenge is a groundbreaking masterpiece that influenced all gangster films to follow."--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Continuity and dialogue by Seton I. Miller, John Lee Mahin, W.R. Burnett; photography, Lee Garmes and L.W. O'Connell; film editor, Edward Curtiss; musical directors, Adolph Tandler and Gus Arnheim
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English soundtrack with French subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S23 2007
PerformerNote
Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, George Raft, Boris Karloff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1977
  • 1893-1964
  • 1895-1967
  • 1911-1979
  • 1887-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hughes, Howard
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Hecht, Ben
  • Muni, Paul
  • Dvorak, Ann
  • Raft, George
  • Karloff, Boris
  • Miller, Seton I
  • Trail, Armitage
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
Series statement
Universal Cinema classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Gangsters
  • Prohibition
Technique
live action
Label
Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; from the book by Armitage Trail ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1932
  • Bonus features: exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; alternate ending
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 34 min.)
Isbn
9786316544056
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00025192365478
  • 025195004473
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61100545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn123960533
  • (OCoLC)123960533
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame, 1.33.1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; from the book by Armitage Trail ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1932
  • Bonus features: exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; alternate ending
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 34 min.)
Isbn
9786316544056
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00025192365478
  • 025195004473
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61100545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn123960533
  • (OCoLC)123960533
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame, 1.33.1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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