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The Resource The postman always rings twice, MGM presents ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture, (videorecording)

The postman always rings twice, MGM presents ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture, (videorecording)

Label
The postman always rings twice
Title
The postman always rings twice
Statement of responsibility
MGM presents ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Steamy tale of a drifter offered a job at a roadside diner by the owner, an easy-going older man. When the drifter and the owner's voluptuous wife fall in love, they plot to kill her husband and run away together
Cataloging source
OWL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Carey Wilson ; director, Tay Garnett ; screenplay, Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English or French ; subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn, Leon Ames, Audrey Totter, Alan Reed
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1995
  • 1892-1977
  • 1894-1969
  • 1903-1991
  • 1891-1973
  • 1907-1977
  • 1902-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Turner, Lana
  • Cain, James M.
  • Garnett, Tay
  • Ruskin, Harry
  • Busch, Niven
  • Garfield, John
  • Kellaway, Cecil
  • Cronyn, Hume
  • Totter, Audrey
  • Reed, Alan
  • Ames, Leon
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Bros
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Crimes of passion
  • Love
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The postman always rings twice, MGM presents ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1946 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Standard version ; presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
  • Special features include documentary profile The John Garfield story ; theatrical trailers of the original and the 1981 remake ; behind-the-scenes image gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm54060256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780790785899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569585829
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 703901
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The postman always rings twice, MGM presents ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1946 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Standard version ; presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
  • Special features include documentary profile The John Garfield story ; theatrical trailers of the original and the 1981 remake ; behind-the-scenes image gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm54060256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780790785899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569585829
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 703901
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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