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Title High noon [videorecording] / producer, Stanley Kramer ; screenplay, Carl Foreman ; director, Fred Zinnemann.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    HIG    Available
Edition Collector's ed.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Language Close captioned for the hearing impaired.
Note Title from disc surface.
Cast Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell, Lloyd Bridges, Katy Jurado, Otto Kruger, Lon Chaney, Henry Morgan, Lee Van Cleef.
Credits Music, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
Audience Not rated.
Summary This is the classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. In the greatest showdown in the history of cinema, the lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife.
Note Special features: restored audio, 2 versions: original restored audio and enhanced original restored audio; "The making of High noon" hosted by Leonard Maltin; on-camera interviews with actor Lloyd Bridges, director Fred Zinnemann and producer Stanley Kramer; production stills; commentary with Maria Cooper-Janis, Jonathan Foreman, Tim Zinnemann and John Ritter; original, never-before-seen "Behind High noon" documentary; on-screen interviews with Maria Cooper-Janis (Gary Cooper's daughter), Tim Zinnemann (Fred Zinnemann's son), Jonathan Foreman (Carl Foreman's son) and Prince Albert of Monaco (Grace Kelly's son); radio broadcast with Tex Ritter; digitally remastered; chapter stop for Oscar winning song "Do not forsake me, oh my darlin'"; interactive menus; scene index; trailers.
Contents The making of High noon -- Behind High Noon.
Awards Academy Award winner, 1952: Best actor (Gary Cooper) ; Best music, song ("High noon (Do not forsake me, oh my darlin') (music by Dimitri Tiomkin, Lyrics by Ned Washington) ; Best music, music score of a dramatic or comedy picture (Dimitri Tiomkin) ; Best film editing (Elmo Williams, Harry Gerstad)
Subject Cunningham, John M. -- Film and video adaptations.
Sheriffs -- Drama.
Criminals -- Drama.
Genre/Form Western films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Kramer, Stanley.
Foreman, Carl.
Zinnemann, Fred, 1907-1997.
Cooper, Gary, 1901-1961.
Grace, Princess of Monaco, 1929-1982.
Mitchell, Thomas, 1892-1962.
Bridges, Lloyd.
Jurado, Katy.
Kruger, Otto, 1885-1974.
Chaney, Lon, Jr., 1906-1973.
Morgan, Harry, 1915-2011.
Van Cleef, Lee, 1925-1989.
Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979.
Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title High noon (Motion picture)
Standard No. 017153125719
Music No. 12571 Artisan Home Entertainment

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