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Uniform Title All the king's men (Motion picture : 1949)
Title All the king's men [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures Corp. ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Rossen.

Imprint [United States] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch DVD    ALL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Based on the novel by Robert Penn Warren.
Special features: sneak peak of the 2006 version of All the king's men with interviews, theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Burnett Guffey ; film editor, Al Clark ; music, Louis Gruenberg.
Cast Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Joanne Dru, John Derek, Merceded McCambridge, Shepperd Strudwick.
Summary Set in the Depression, follows the life of a young farm boy who turns from an honest political hopeful to a powerful but corrupt governor. Based on Robert Penn Warren's novel which loosely fictionalized the life of Louisiana's Gov. Huey P. Long.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, remastered in High Definition.
Language Closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards, 1950: best picture, best actor (Crawford), best supporting actress (McCambridge)
Subject Politicians -- Louisiana -- Drama.
Political corruption -- Louisiana -- Drama.
Governors -- Louisiana -- Drama.
Gobernadores -- Louisiana -- Teatro.
Louisiana -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Drama.
Louisiana -- Gobierno -- 1865-1950 -- Teatro.
Louisiana -- PolĂ­tica -- 1865-1950 -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Political films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Rossen, Robert, 1908-1966 Producer. Screenwriter. Director.
Crawford, Broderick, 1911-1986 Actor.
Ireland, John, 1914-1992 Actor.
McCambridge, Mercedes Actor.
Dru, Joanne, 1923-1996. Actor.
Derek, John, 1926-1998 Actor.
Strudwick, Shepperd, 1907-1983. Actor.
Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-1989 All the king's men.
Columbia Pictures Corporation
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1404913769
Standard No. 043396130524
Music No. 13052 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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