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The Resource Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurntz

Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurntz

Label
Witness for the prosecution
Title
Witness for the prosecution
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurntz
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A brilliantly made courtroom drama that left audiences reeling from its surprise twists and shocking climax. When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married suitor, Leonard is accused of the crime. His only hope for acquittal is the testimony of his wife, but his airtight alibi shatters when she reveals some shocking secrets of her own
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, John Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1958
  • 1899-1962
  • 1902-1986
  • 1903-1983
  • 1906-2002
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Williams, John
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Kurnitz, Harry
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Edward Small Productions, Inc
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
104
Series statement
KL studio classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Widows
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Husband and wife
Technique
live action
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurntz
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the story and stage play by Agatha Christie. Adaptation by Larry Marcus
  • Special features: Billy Wilder discussing "Witness for the prosecution" with director Volker Schlöndorff in German with English subtitles and English ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881251369
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329132521
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K1325D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1635918
  • (OCoLC)881251369
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurntz
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the story and stage play by Agatha Christie. Adaptation by Larry Marcus
  • Special features: Billy Wilder discussing "Witness for the prosecution" with director Volker Schlöndorff in German with English subtitles and English ; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881251369
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329132521
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K1325D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1635918
  • (OCoLC)881251369
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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