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Title The complete Thin man collection [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    COM    DUE 10-19-22
Description 7 videodiscs (589 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the characters created by Dashiell Hammett.
Originally released as individual motion pictures, 1934-1947.
Features: bonus seventh disc "Alias Nick and Nora;" documentaries "William Powell, a true gentleman" and "Hollywood remembers Myrna Loy, so nice to come home to;" classic comedy and musical short films; two radio dramas; vintage cartoons; TV series pilot with Peter Lawford and Phyllis Kirk; theatrical trailer.
Repackaged version of a 2005 DVD release.
Title from container.
Contents The thin man (1934, 91 min.) -- After the thin man (1936, 112 min.) -- Another thin man (1939, 102 min.) / produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke II -- Shadow of the thin man (1941, 97 min.) / produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by Maj. W.S. Van Dyke II -- The thin man goes home (1944, 101 min.) / produced by Everett Riskin ; screenplay by Robert Riskin, Dwight Taylor ; directed by Richard Thorpe -- Song of the thin man (1947, 86 min.) / produced by Nat Perrin ; directed by Edward Buzzell.
Cast Myrna Loy, William Powell ; The thin man: Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton, Minna Gombell ; After the thin man: James Stewart, Elissa Landi, Joseph Calleia ; Another thin man: Virginia Grey, Otto Kruger, C. Aubrey Smith ; Shadow of the thin man: Barry Nelson, Donna Reed, Sam Levene ; The thin man goes home: Lucile Watson, Gloria DeHaven, Anne Revere ; Song of the thin man: Keenan Wynn, Dean Stockwell, Phillip Reed.
Summary A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Variously in English or French with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Charles, Nick (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Charles, Nora (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Van Dyke, W. S.
Thorpe, Richard, 1896-1991.
Buzzell, Edward, 1895-1985.
Loy, Myrna, 1905-1993.
Powell, William, 1892-1984.
O'Sullivan, Maureen, 1911-1998.
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961.
Added Title Thin man (Motion picture)
After the thin man (Motion picture)
Another thin man (Motion picture)
Shadow of the thin man (Motion picture)
Thin man goes home (Motion picture)
Song of the thin man (Motion picture)
William Powell, a true gentleman (Motion picture)
Hollywood remembers Myrna Loy, so nice to come home to (Television program)
Alias Nick and Nora.
ISBN 9781624040689
Standard No. 883929280629
Music No. 1000346554 Warner Home Video

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