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Title The asphalt jungle [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; screenplay by Ben Maddow, John Huston ; directed by John Huston.

Imprint [United States] : Turner Entertainment Co. : Warner Home Video, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    ASP    DUE 03-01-21 Billed
 GDL Central Library DVD    ASP    Available
Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1950.
From a novel by W.R. Burnett.
Special features: introduction by John Huston derived from an archival interview; commentary by author/film-noir specialist Drew Casper with co-star James Whitmore; theatrical trailer.
Credits Cinematography, Harold Rosson ; editor, George Boemler ; music, Miklos Rozsa.
Cast Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Anthony Caruso, Teresa Celli, Marilyn Monroe.
Summary An aging criminal is released from prison and decides to assemble the old gang to go on one last heist.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Jewelry theft -- Drama.
Ex-convicts -- Drama
Robo -- Teatro.
Joyas -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery films
Film noir
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Huston, John, 1906-1987
Burnett, W. R. (William Riley), 1899-1982
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976
Maddow, Ben, 1909-1992
Hayden, Sterling, 1916-1986
Calhern, Louis, 1895-1956
Hagen, Jean, 1924-1977
Jaffe, Sam, 1891-1984
Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962
Whitmore, James, 1921-2009
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790789655
Standard No. 012569590328
Music No. 65903 Warner Home Video

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