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Uniform Title Blue dahlia (Motion picture)
Title The Blue Dahlia [videorecording] / Universal ; a Paramount picture ; a George Marshall production ; written by Raymond Chandler ; produced by John Houseman ; directed by George Marshall.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment ; Lexington, KY :, 2012


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    BLU    Available
Description 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series TCM vault collection
TCM vault collection.
System Details DVD-R, Region 1, full frame (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Note This disc is a recorded DVD and may fail to play on some DVD equipment.
Performer Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake, William Bendix, Howard Da Silva, Doris Dowling, Tom Powers, Hugh Beaumont.
Credits Director of photography, Lionel Lindon ; editing, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Victor Young ; costumes, Edith Head.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1946.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A World War II veteran is accused of killing his unfaithful wife and races against time to find the real murderer with the help of a sympathetic stranger.
Subject Murder -- Investigation -- Drama.
Adultery -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film noir.
Detective and mystery films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Added Author Marshall, George, 1891-1975, director.
Houseman, John, 1902-1988, producer.
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959, screenwriter.
Ladd, Alan, actor.
Lake, Veronica, actor.
Bendix, William, 1906-1964, actor.
Da Silva, Howard, 1909-1986, actor.
Dowling, Doris, 1921-2004, actor.
Powers, Tom, 1890-1955, actor.
Beaumont, Hugh, 1909-1982, actor.
Lindon, Lionel, director of photography.
Schmidt, Arthur, editor of moving image work.
Young, Victor, 1900-1956, composer (expression)
Head, Edith, costumer.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Turner Classic Movies (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 025192139413

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