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The Resource The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich

The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich

Label
The thin man
Title
The thin man
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Crime/comedy thriller featuring Nick Charles, private eye, and his wife Nora. The plot unfolds at Christmas when an eccentric inventor disappears after threatening his mistress with a lawsuit for embezzlement
Cataloging source
VMA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, James Wong Howe ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; music, William Axt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or French with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish or Portuguese ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton, Minna Gombell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1968
  • 1892-1984
  • 1905-1993
  • 1911-1998
  • 1895-1967
  • 1892-1973
  • 1894-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Van Dyke, W. S
  • Stromberg, Hunt
  • Hackett, Albert
  • Goodrich, Frances
  • Powell, William
  • Loy, Myrna
  • O'Sullivan, Maureen
  • Pendleton, Nat
  • Gombell, Minna
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Charles, Nick (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Husband and wife
  • Murder
  • Detectives privados
  • Cónyuges
  • Asesinato
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1934
  • Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Special features: theatrical trailers of all six Thin man movies; cast and crew filmographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13981693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780790744872
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569509528
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65095
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (InCu)3080526C26E644E5A27BB1B33F046F44
  • (OCoLC)ocm50902758
  • (OCoLC)50902758
System details
DVD, Region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1934
  • Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Special features: theatrical trailers of all six Thin man movies; cast and crew filmographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13981693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780790744872
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569509528
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65095
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (InCu)3080526C26E644E5A27BB1B33F046F44
  • (OCoLC)ocm50902758
  • (OCoLC)50902758
System details
DVD, Region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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