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The Resource The desperate hours, Paramount Pictures Corporation ; producer/director, William Wyler ; screenplay, Joseph Hayes

The desperate hours, Paramount Pictures Corporation ; producer/director, William Wyler ; screenplay, Joseph Hayes

Label
The desperate hours
Title
The desperate hours
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures Corporation ; producer/director, William Wyler ; screenplay, Joseph Hayes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harrowing story about an escaped convict who breaks into a suburban home and takes a family hostage
Cataloging source
OWL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lee Garmes ; film editor, Robert Swink ; music, Gail Kubik
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.85
LC item number
.D478 2003
PerformerNote
Humphrey Bogart, Fredric March, Arthur Kennedy, Martha Scott
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1981
  • 1899-1957
  • 1897-1975
  • 1914-1990
  • 1914-2003
  • 1918-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wyler, William
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • March, Fredric
  • Kennedy, Arthur
  • Scott, Martha
  • Hayes, Joseph
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Escapes
  • Hostages
  • Prisoners
  • Escapes
  • Hostages
  • Escapes
  • Hostages
  • Prisoners
Technique
live action
Label
The desperate hours, Paramount Pictures Corporation ; producer/director, William Wyler ; screenplay, Joseph Hayes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1955 motion picture
  • Adapted from the novel and play by Joseph Hayes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1012550
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780792187080
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929303939
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
05509
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780792187080
  • (OCoLC)52540683
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The desperate hours, Paramount Pictures Corporation ; producer/director, William Wyler ; screenplay, Joseph Hayes
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1955 motion picture
  • Adapted from the novel and play by Joseph Hayes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1012550
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780792187080
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929303939
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
05509
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780792187080
  • (OCoLC)52540683
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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