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The Resource Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
Sweet smell of success
Title
Sweet smell of success
Statement of responsibility
Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Burt Lancaster stars as barbaric Broadway gossip columnist J.J. Hunsecker, and Tony Curtis is Sidney Falco, the unprincipled press agent he ropes into smearing the up-and-coming jazz musician romancing his beloved sister
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by James Wong Howe ; music by Elmer Bernstein
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S94 2011
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Martin Milner, Tony Curtis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1963
  • 1912-1993
  • 1915-2005
  • 1916-2001
  • 1913-1994
  • 1925-2010
  • 1927-
  • 1915-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Odets, Clifford
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Hill, James
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Milner, Martin
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Norma-Curtleigh Productions (Firm)
Runtime
96
Series statement
Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz musicians
  • Gossip columnists
  • Brothers and sisters
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novellette by Ernest Lehman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Release date: Feb. 22, 2011
  • Special features: audio commentary with James Naremore ; Mackendrick: the man who walked away, a 1986 documentary ; James Wong Howe, a 1973 documentary ; New video interview with filmmaker James Mangold ; original theatrical trailer ; booklet featuring an essay by Gary Giddins
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn703173742
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604653861
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515067911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC1979BD
  • 555
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)703173742
System details
Blu-ray, widescreen; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Sweet smell of success, Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novellette by Ernest Lehman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Release date: Feb. 22, 2011
  • Special features: audio commentary with James Naremore ; Mackendrick: the man who walked away, a 1986 documentary ; James Wong Howe, a 1973 documentary ; New video interview with filmmaker James Mangold ; original theatrical trailer ; booklet featuring an essay by Gary Giddins
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn703173742
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604653861
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515067911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC1979BD
  • 555
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)703173742
System details
Blu-ray, widescreen; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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