The Resource Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder

Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder

Label
Witness for the prosecution
Title
Witness for the prosecution
Statement of responsibility
Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married lover is accused of the crime. The lawyer defending him is in ill health and his only hope for acquittal is the testimony of the accused's wife, proving his alibi. However, she has some secrets of her own to reveal
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; editor, Daniel Mandell ; music, Matty Malneck
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Unrated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W586 2014
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, Una O'Connor, John Williams, Henry Daniell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1893-1976
  • 1899-1962
  • 1914-1958
  • 1902-1986
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Kurnitz, Harry
  • Marcus, Larry
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Edward Small Productions, Inc
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
Runtime
116
Series statement
KL Studio classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Legal drama
  • Spouses
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Murder
Technique
live action
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Label
Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/096/000000000011096480.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from screen credits
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the story and stage play by Agatha Christie
  • Special features: Billy Wilder discussing Witness for the prosecution with Volker Schlöndorff (in German with English subtitles); original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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 (116 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
K1325
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)881251369
System details
DVD, widescreen; NTSC, region 1; anamorphic 1.66:1, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/096/000000000011096480.jpg
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from screen credits
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the story and stage play by Agatha Christie
  • Special features: Billy Wilder discussing Witness for the prosecution with Volker Schlöndorff (in German with English subtitles); original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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 (116 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
K1325
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)881251369
System details
DVD, widescreen; NTSC, region 1; anamorphic 1.66:1, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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