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The Resource The letter, a Warner Bros., First National picture ; screenplay by Howard Koch ; directed by William Wyler

The letter, a Warner Bros., First National picture ; screenplay by Howard Koch ; directed by William Wyler

Label
The letter
Title
The letter
Statement of responsibility
a Warner Bros., First National picture ; screenplay by Howard Koch ; directed by William Wyler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Set on a rubber plantation in Malaya, this story centers on a woman's reasons for killing a man who was a close family friend
Cataloging source
OEK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Max Steiner
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English; English, French, and Spanish sub-titles ; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson, Frieda Inescort, Gale Sondergaard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1981
  • 1908-1989
  • 1906-1991
  • 1888-1941
  • 1901-1976
  • 1899-1985
  • 1888-1971
  • 1874-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wyler, William
  • Davis, Bette
  • Marshall, Herbert
  • Stephenson, James
  • Inescort, Frieda
  • Sondergaard, Gale
  • Steiner, Max
  • Maugham, W. Somerset
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • First National Pictures, Inc
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The letter, a Warner Bros., First National picture ; screenplay by Howard Koch ; directed by William Wyler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Standard version; Dolby digital mono; Region 1 encoded; dual-layer format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Based on the play by W. Somerset Maugham
  • Special features: alternate ending ; 4/21/41 Lux Radio Theater adaptation and 3/5/44 Lux Radio Theater adaptation ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
500371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 95 min.)
Isbn
9780790747200
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569522527
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65225
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790747200
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-2974
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The letter, a Warner Bros., First National picture ; screenplay by Howard Koch ; directed by William Wyler
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Standard version; Dolby digital mono; Region 1 encoded; dual-layer format
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Based on the play by W. Somerset Maugham
  • Special features: alternate ending ; 4/21/41 Lux Radio Theater adaptation and 3/5/44 Lux Radio Theater adaptation ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
500371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 95 min.)
Isbn
9780790747200
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569522527
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65225
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790747200
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-2974
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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