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The Resource The night of the hunter, United Artists ; Paul Gregory Productions presents ; screen play by James Agee ; produced by Paul Gregory ; directed by Charles Laughton

The night of the hunter, United Artists ; Paul Gregory Productions presents ; screen play by James Agee ; produced by Paul Gregory ; directed by Charles Laughton

Label
The night of the hunter
Title
The night of the hunter
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; Paul Gregory Productions presents ; screen play by James Agee ; produced by Paul Gregory ; directed by Charles Laughton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A psychotic self-styled preacher marries and murders a young widow for her money. He then pursues her children to get his hands on the money, only to meet his match in the form of a saintly farm woman
Member of
Awards note
National Film Registry, 1992.
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Night of the hunter (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Walter Schumann ; photography, Stanley Cortez ; editing, Robert Golden
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or French language soundtrack (mono); with optional subtitles in English and French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.N544 2000
PerformerNote
Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish, James Gleason, Peter Graves, Evelyn Varden, Don Beddoe, Billy Chapin, Gloria Castilo, Sally Jane Bruce
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1962
  • 1920-
  • 1909-1955
  • 1893-1993
  • 1919-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Gregory, Paul
  • Agee, James
  • Mitchum, Robert
  • Gish, Lillian
  • Winters, Shelley
  • Grubb, Davis
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
93
Series statement
MGM DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stalkers
  • Ex-convicts
  • Murder
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Grubb, Davis
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The night of the hunter, United Artists ; Paul Gregory Productions presents ; screen play by James Agee ; produced by Paul Gregory ; directed by Charles Laughton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Standard screen format, formatted to fit TV screen
  • Based on the novel by Davis Grubb
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2291823
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780792843368
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616799425
  • 883904290827
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
907994
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43832229
  • (OCoLC)43832229
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full frame (1.33:1); Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The night of the hunter, United Artists ; Paul Gregory Productions presents ; screen play by James Agee ; produced by Paul Gregory ; directed by Charles Laughton
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Standard screen format, formatted to fit TV screen
  • Based on the novel by Davis Grubb
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2291823
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780792843368
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616799425
  • 883904290827
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
907994
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm43832229
  • (OCoLC)43832229
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full frame (1.33:1); Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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