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The Resource City for conquest, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; an Anatole Litvak production ; screen play by John Wexley ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)

City for conquest, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; an Anatole Litvak production ; screen play by John Wexley ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)

Label
City for conquest
Title
City for conquest
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; an Anatole Litvak production ; screen play by John Wexley ; directed by Anatole Litvak
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ex-golden gloves fighter Danny Kenny turns pro to bankroll his brother's dream of writing symphonic paean to New York City. Life changes quickly when he's blinded during a brutal 15-round welterweight title bout
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Sol Polito, James Wong Howe ; editor, William Holmes ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein ; music, Max Steiner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English ; subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.B69
LC item number
C589 2006
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, Frank Craven, Donald Crisp, Frank McHugh, Arthur Kennedy, George Tobias, Jerome Cowan, Elia Kazan, Anthony Quinn, Lee Patrick
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1986
  • 1915-1967
  • 1875-1945
  • 1880-1974
  • 1899-1981
  • 1914-1990
  • 1901-1980
  • 1897-1972
  • 1915-2001
  • 1906-1982
  • 1902-1974
  • 1892-1978
  • 1907-1985
  • 1888-1971
  • 1896-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cagney, James
  • Sheridan, Ann
  • Craven, Frank
  • Crisp, Donald
  • McHugh, Frank
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Tobias, George
  • Cowan, Jerome
  • Kazan, Elia
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Patrick, Lee
  • Litvak, Anatole
  • Warner, Jack L.
  • Wexley, John
  • Steiner, Max
  • Kandel, Aben
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boxing
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Brothers
  • Blind
  • Boxeo
  • Boxeadores
  • Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
City for conquest, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; an Anatole Litvak production ; screen play by John Wexley ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Aben Kandel
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1940" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel ; Oscar®-nominated* short "Service with the colors, " cartoon "Stage fright, " trailers of "City for conquest" and "The fighting 69th" ; featurette "Molls and dolls: the women of gangster films" ; commentary soundtrack by Richard Schickel ; "Breakdowns of 1940": studio blooper reel ; audio-only bonus: Radio show with Alice Faye and Robert Preston
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm70280752
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.)
Isbn
9781419830235
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569791770
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
79177
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 907273
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
City for conquest, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; an Anatole Litvak production ; screen play by John Wexley ; directed by Anatole Litvak, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Aben Kandel
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1940" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel ; Oscar®-nominated* short "Service with the colors, " cartoon "Stage fright, " trailers of "City for conquest" and "The fighting 69th" ; featurette "Molls and dolls: the women of gangster films" ; commentary soundtrack by Richard Schickel ; "Breakdowns of 1940": studio blooper reel ; audio-only bonus: Radio show with Alice Faye and Robert Preston
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm70280752
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.)
Isbn
9781419830235
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569791770
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
79177
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 907273
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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