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Title The treasure of the Sierra Madre [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; produced by Henry Blanke ; screen play by John Huston ; directed by John Huston.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Warner Home Video, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    TRE    Available
Edition 2 disc special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (126 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as motion picture in 1948.
Based on the novel by B. Traven.
Special features: feature-length commentary by Erix Lax, co-author of Bogart; Warner night at the movies 1948, introduced by Leonard Maltin (Key Largo theatrical trailer, newsreel, comedy short subject So you want to be a detective, Merrie Melodies cartoon Hot cross bunny); Humphrey Bogart trailer gallery; Discovering Treasure, the story of The treasure of the Sierra Madre; Looney Tunes short 8 ball bunny; cast/crew, dressed-set photos, storyboards, and publicity materials galleries; Lux Radio Theater April 18, 1949 broadcast of The treasure of the Sierra Madre (audio only).
Credits Director of photography, Ted McCord ; film editor, Owen Marks ; music, Max Steiner.
Cast Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett, Barton MacLane, Alfonso Bedoya.
Summary Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune.
Audience MPAA: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
English with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Awards Academy Awards (1949): Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Walter Huston), Best Director (John Huston), Best Writing, Screenplay (John Huston)
Subject Americans -- Mexico -- Drama.
Prospecting -- Mexico -- Drama.
Cateo -- México -- Teatro.
Sierra Madre (Mexico) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Huston, John, 1906-1987
Blanke, Henry, 1901-1981.
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957.
Huston, Walter, 1884-1950-
Holt, Tim, 1918-1973.
Bennett, Bruce, 1906-2007.
MacLane, Barton, 1902-1969.
Bedoya, Alfonso, 1904-1957
McCord, Ted, 1900-1976
Marks, Owen
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971
Traven, B. Schatz der Sierra Madre.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790783444
Standard No. 012569581623
Music No. 65816 Warner Home Video

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