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Title Murder, my sweet [videorecording] RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; executive producer, Sid Rogell ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced by Adrian Scott ; directed by Edward Dmytryk.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    MUR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : DVD video, sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Film noir classic collection
Film noir classic collection ; v. 1.
System Details DVD, region 1, standard (4:3) version; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Cast Dick Powell, Claire Trevor, Anne Shirley, Otto Kruger, Mike Mazurki, Miles Mander, Douglas Walton, Don Douglas, Ralf Harolde, Esther Howard.
Credits Director of photography, Harry J. Wild ; art directors, Albert S. D'Agostino, Carroll Clark ; set decorations, Darrell Silvera, Michael Ohrenbach ; music by Roy Webb ; musical director, C. Bakaleinikoff ; gowns by Edward Stevenson ; edited by Joseph Noriega.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945.
Re-released as part of the Film Noir Classic Collection.
Based upon the novel: Farewell my lovely / by Raymond Chandler.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder.
Note Special features: Commentary by author/film-noir specialist Alain Silver; Theatrical trailer.
Subject Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Private investigators -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film noir.
Dectective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Rogell, Sid, 1900-1973, film producer.
Paxton, John, 1911-1985, screenwriter.
Scott, Adrian, 1912-1973, film producer.
Dmytryk, Edward, film director.
Powell, Dick, 1904-1963, actor.
Trevor, Claire, 1910-2000, actor.
Shirley, Anne, 1918-1993, actor.
Kruger, Otto, 1885-1974, actor.
Mazurki, Mike, 1907-1990, actor.
Mander, Miles, 1888-1946, actor.
Walton, Douglas, 1896-1961, actor.
Douglas, Donald, 1905-1945, actor.
Harolde, Ralf, 1899-1974, actor.
Howard, Esther, 1892-1965, actor.
Wild, Harry, director of photography.
D'Agostino, Albert, 1893-1970, art director.
Clark, Carroll, art director.
Silvera, Darrell, 1900-1983, set decorator.
Ohrenbach, Michael, 1894-1973, set decorator.
Webb, Roy, 1888-1982, composer (expression)
Bakaleinikoff, C. (Constantin), 1898-1966, musical director.
Stevenson, Edward (Edward M.), costume designer.
Noriega, Joseph, 1899-1952, film editor.
Silver, Alain, 1947- commentator.
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959. Farewell my lovely.
RKO Radio Pictures, presenter.
Turner Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Murder, my sweet (Motion picture)
Standard No. 888574113100
Music No. T6754 Warner Home Video

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