The Resource Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; continuity and dialogue by Seton I. Miller, John Lee Mahin, W.R. Burnett ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording DVD)

Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; continuity and dialogue by Seton I. Miller, John Lee Mahin, W.R. Burnett ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Scarface
Title
Scarface
Statement of responsibility
Howard Hughes presents ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; continuity and dialogue by Seton I. Miller, John Lee Mahin, W.R. Burnett ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"An exciting story of organized crime's brutal control over Chicago during the Prohibition Era ... This compelling tale of ambition, betrayal and revenge is a groundbreaking masterpiece that influenced all gangster films to follow"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Lee Garmes and L.W. O'Connell ; film editor, Edward Curtiss
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English optional French or English SDH subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S23 2007
PerformerNote
Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, Karen Morley, Osgood Perkins, C. Henry Gordon, George Raft, Vince Barnett, Boris Karloff, Purnell Pratt, Tully Marshall, Inez Palange, Edwin Maxwell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1976
  • 1896-1977
  • 1894-1964
  • 1895-1967
  • 1911-1979
  • 1892-1937
  • 1884-1940
  • 1902-1977
  • 1887-1969
  • 1902-1984
  • 1899-1982
  • 1864-1943
  • 1889-1962
  • -1948
  • 1898-1978
  • 1890-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hughes, Howard
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Hecht, Ben
  • Muni, Paul
  • Dvorak, Ann
  • Morley, Karen
  • Perkins, Osgood
  • Gordon, C. Henry
  • Raft, George
  • Barnett, Vince
  • Karloff, Boris
  • Pratt, Purnell
  • Miller, Seton I
  • Trail, Armitage
  • Mahin, John Lee
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Marshall, Tully
  • Palange, Inez
  • Maxwell, Edwin
  • Garmes, Lee
  • O'Connell, L. William
  • Osborne, Robert
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
Series statement
Universal Cinema classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Gangsters
  • Prohibition
  • Gangsters
  • Organized crime
  • Prohibition
  • Illinois
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; continuity and dialogue by Seton I. Miller, John Lee Mahin, W.R. Burnett ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording DVD)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/160/000000000010160469.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the book by Armitage Trail
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1932
  • Bonus features: exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; alternate ending
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn123960533
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 34 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195004473
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61100545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)123960533
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame, 1.33.1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Scarface, Howard Hughes presents ; screen story by Ben Hecht ; continuity and dialogue by Seton I. Miller, John Lee Mahin, W.R. Burnett ; United Artists picture ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording DVD)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/160/000000000010160469.gif
Publication
Note
  • From the book by Armitage Trail
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1932
  • Bonus features: exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; alternate ending
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn123960533
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 34 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195004473
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61100545
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)123960533
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame, 1.33.1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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