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The Resource Hell's half acre, a Republic production ; Herbert J. Yates presents ; written by Steve Fisher ; director, John H. Auer

Hell's half acre, a Republic production ; Herbert J. Yates presents ; written by Steve Fisher ; director, John H. Auer

Label
Hell's half acre
Title
Hell's half acre
Statement of responsibility
a Republic production ; Herbert J. Yates presents ; written by Steve Fisher ; director, John H. Auer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale of the ex-racketeer Chet Chester, who is blackmailed by his former criminal partners. Chester's girlfriend Sally kills one of his enemies, but Chester takes the blame, assuming that he has enough clout to escape with a lighter sentence. Meanwhile, Dona Williams arrives on the scene, certain that Chester is her long-lost husband. When Sally is murdered, Chester escapes from Jail intending to find her killer and clear his name
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John L. Russell, Jr. ; editor, Fred Allen ; music, R. Dale Butts
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H45 2013
PerformerNote
Elsa Lanchester, Wendell Corey, Evelyn Keyes, Jesse White, Nancy Gates, Marie Windsor, Leonard Strong
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1975
  • 1880-1966
  • 1912-1980
  • 1902-1986
  • 1914-1968
  • 1916-2008
  • 1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Auer, John H.
  • Yates, Herbert J.
  • Fisher, Steve
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Corey, Wendell
  • Keyes, Evelyn
  • White, Jesse
  • Gates, Nancy
  • Republic Pictures Corporation
  • Olive Films
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Extortion
  • Murder
  • False imprisonment
  • Criminals
  • Criminals
  • Extortion
  • False imprisonment
  • Murder
  • Hawaii
  • Hawaii
Technique
live action
Label
Hell's half acre, a Republic production ; Herbert J. Yates presents ; written by Steve Fisher ; director, John H. Auer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
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
1498656
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090056908
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
OF569
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o829951413
  • (OCoLC)829951413
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.37:1 aspect ratio); mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hell's half acre, a Republic production ; Herbert J. Yates presents ; written by Steve Fisher ; director, John H. Auer
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
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
1498656
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090056908
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
OF569
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o829951413
  • (OCoLC)829951413
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.37:1 aspect ratio); mono
Video recording format
DVD

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