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Title British noir. [videorecording]

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Kino Lorber, ©2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    BRI    Staff Reported Missing
Description 5 videodiscs (481 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation.
Cast They met in the dark: James Mason, Joyce Howard, Tom Walls, Phyllis Stanley, Edward Rigby, Ronald Ward, David Farrar.
The october man: John Mills, Joan Greenwood, Eedward Chapman, Kay Walsh, Joyce Carey, Catherine Lacey.
Snowbound: Dennis Price, Mila Parely, Stanley Holloway, Marcel Dalio, Guy Middleton, Herbert Lom, Robert Newton.
The golden salamander: Trevor Howard, Anouk Aimee, Herbert Lom, Walter Rilla, Miles Malleson.
The assassin: Richard Todd, Eva Bartok, John Gregson, George Coulouris, Margot Grahame, Walter Rilla.
Credits They met in the dark: General Film Distributors ; director, Carl Lamac ; writer, Anthony Gilbert ; producer, Marcel Hellman ; editor, Winifred Cooper, Terence Fisher ; music, Benjamin Frankel.
The October man: General Film Distributors ; director, Roy Ward Baker ; writer, Eric Ambler ; producer, Eric Ambler, Phil C. Samuel ; editor. Alan Jaggs ; music, William Alwyn ; director of photography, Erwin Hillier.
Snowbound: RKO Radio Pictures ; director, David MacDonald ; writer, Keith Campbell, David Evans ; producer, Aubrey Baring ; editor, James Needs ; music, Cedric Thorpe Davie.
The golden salamander: General Film Distributors ; director, Ronald Neame ; writer, Victor Canning, Lesley Storm ; producer, Alexander Galperson ; editor. Jack Harris ; music, Muir Mathieson.
The assassin: General Films Distributors ; director, Ralph Thomas ; writer, victor Canning ; producer, Betty E. box, Earl St. John ; editor, Gerald Thomas ; music, Nino Rota.
Summary They met in the dark: Discharged for treason, a former Navy commander sets out to expose the espionage ring that destroyed his career.
The October man: After a traumatic brain injury, a young engineer tries to repair his life. But his recovery is thwarted when a woman is found strangled and he becomes the prime suspect.
Snowbound: A British Army vet exposes a plot by ex-Nazis to reclaim a stash of gold bullion hidden at a ski resort.
The golden salamander: A British archaeologist finds himself caught between a gang of North African gun-runners and the woman he loves.
The assassin: A private eye arrives in Venice in search of a fugitive, but soon discovers that the city's winding waterways hold dark secrets.
Contents They met in the dark (95 min.) -- The October man (110 min.) -- Snowbound (90 min.) -- The golden salamander (96 min.) -- The assassin (90 min.).
Subject Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Drama.
Espionage -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Accidents -- Drama.
Gold -- Drama.
Archaeologists -- Drama.
Illegal arms transfers -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Fugitives from justice -- Drama.
Great Britain. Army -- Drama.
Nazis -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery films.
Spy films.
Action and adventure films.
Added Author Box, Betty E. (Betty Evelyn), 1915-1999, film producer.
St. John, Earl, film producer.
Rota, Nino, 1911-1979, composer.
Campbell, Keith (Screenwriter) screenwriter
Evans, David A. (David Arnold), 1893-1966, screenwriter.
Baring, Aubrey, 1912-1987, film producer.
Needs, James, 1919-2003, film editor.
Thorpe Davie, Cedric, 1913-1983, composer.
Canning, Victor, screenwriter.
Harris, Jack, 1905-1971, film editor.
Mathieson, Muir, composer.
Galperson, Alexander, 1897-1950, film producer.
Hillier, Erwin, 1911-2005, director of photography.
Alwyn, William, 1905-1985, composer.
Jaggs, Alan, 1918-2008, film editor.
Samuel, Phil C., film producer.
Ambler, Eric, 1909-1998, screenwriter, film producer.
Baker, Roy, film director.
Gilbert, Anthony, 1899-1969 screenwriter
Hellman, Marcel, film producer.
Cooper, Winifred, film editor.
Fisher, Terence, 1904-1980, film editor.
Frankel, Benjamin, composer.
Grahame, Margot, 1911-1982, actor.
Neame, Ronald. film director.
Rilla, Walter, 1894-1980 actor
Malleson, Miles, actor.
Middleton, Guy, 1906-1973 actor
Newton, Robert, 1905-1956, actor.
Lacey, Catherine, actor.
Carey, Joyce, 1898-1993, actor.
Rigby, Edward, 1879-1951, actor.
Ward, Ronald, 1901-1978, actor.
Farrar, David, 1908-1995, actor.
Howard, Trevor, 1916-1988, actor.
Aimée, Anouk, 1932- actor.
Lom, Herbert. actor.
Rilla, Walter, 1895-1980, actor.
Thomas, Ralph, 1915-2001, film director.
Todd, Richard, 1919-2009, actor.
Gregson, John, 1919-1975, actor.
Coulouris, George, 1903-1989, actor.
Lamač, Karel, 1898-1952, film director.
Mason, James, 1909-1984, actor.
Howard, Joyce, 1922-2010, actor.
Walls, Tom, 1883-1949, actor.
Stanley, Phyllis, 1914-1992, actor.
Mills, John, 1908-2005, actor.
Greenwood, Joan, 1921-1987, actor.
Chapman, Edward, 1901-1977, actor.
Walsh, Kay. actor.
MacDonald, David, 1904-1983, film director.
Price, Dennis, 1915-1973, actor.
Parély, Mila, 1917-2012, actor.
Holloway, Stanley. actor.
Dalio, Marcel, 1900-1983, actor.
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