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Uniform Title Gun crazy (Motion picture)
Title Gun crazy / United Artists presents ; a King Bros. production ; screenplay by MacKinlay Kantor and Millard Kaufman ; produced by Maurice King, Frank King ; directed by Joseph H. Lewis ; Pioneer Pictures, Corp.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, 2004


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Description 1 videodisc (87 min.) : b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Film noir classic collection
Film noir classic collection ; v.1.
System Details DVD, region 1, standard version; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Cast Peggy Cummins, John Dall, Berry Kroeger, Morris Carnovsky, Anabel Shaw, Harry Lewis, Nedrick Young, Rusty Tamblyn.
Credits Music by Victor Young ; director of photography, Russell Harlan ; film editor, Harry Gerstad ; production designed by Gordon Wiles ; song "Mad about you", music by Victor Young, lyrics by Ned Washington ; set decorator, Raymond Boltz, Jr. ; Miss Cummins' wardrobe by Norma.
Note From the Saturday Evening Post story by MacKinley Kantor.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949.
Re-released as part of the Film Noir Classic Collection.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money. Includes a bank robbery sequence, noted for being filmed in one shot.
Note Special features: Commentary by author/film-noir specialist Glenn Erickson.
Awards National Film Registry selection, 1998.
Subject Bank robberies -- Drama.
Firearms -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film noir.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Kantor, MacKinlay, 1904-1977, screenwriter.
Kaufman, Millard, screenwriter.
King, Maurice, 1914-1977, film producer.
King, Frank, 1913-1989, film producer.
Lewis, Joseph H., 1907-2000, film director.
Cummins, Peggy, 1925- actor.
Dall, John, 1918-1971, actor.
Kroeger, Berry, 1912-1991, actor.
Carnovsky, Morris, actor.
Shaw, Anabel, 1923- actor.
Lewis, Harry, 1920-2013, actor.
Young, Nedrick, actor.
Tamblyn, Russ, actor.
Young, Victor, 1900-1956, composer (expression)
Harlan, Russell, 1903-1974, director of photography.
Gerstad, Harry, film editor.
Wiles, Gordon, 1902-1950, production designer.
Washington, Ned, 1901-1976, lyricist.
Boltz, Raymond, set decorator.
Koch, Norma, costume designer.
Erickson, Glenn, commentator.
United Artists Corporation, presenter.
King Bros. Productions, production company.
Pioneer Pictures, production company.
Warner Bros. Entertainment, film distributor.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Note Original release title: Deadly is the female
ISBN 0790783201
0790797143 (Film Noir set)
9780790797144 (Film Noir set)
Standard No. 085393197124
085393981228 (Film Noir set)
Music No. 31971 Warner Home Video

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