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The Resource The postman always rings twice, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (videorecording)

The postman always rings twice, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (videorecording)

Label
The postman always rings twice
Title
The postman always rings twice
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Steamy tale of a drifter offered a job at a roadside diner by the owner, an easy-going older man. When the drifter and the owner's voluptuous wife fall in love, they plot to kill her husband and run away together
Related
Cataloging source
OWL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Postman always rings twice (Motion picture : 1946)
Credits note
Director of photography, Sidney Wagner ; editor, George White ; music, George Bassman
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English and French soundtracks ; optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn, Leon Ames, Audrey Totter, Alan Reed
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-
  • 1894-1969
  • 1903-
  • 1921-1995
  • 1891-1973
  • 1902-1993
  • 1907-1977
  • 1892-1977
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  • Garnett, Tay
  • Wilson, Carey
  • Ruskin, Harry
  • Busch, Niven
  • Turner, Lana
  • Garfield, John
  • Kellaway, Cecil
  • Cronyn, Hume
  • Ames, Leon
  • Totter, Audrey
  • Reed, Alan
  • Cain, James M.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cain, James M.
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Crimes of passion
  • Love
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The postman always rings twice, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/lookup?Postman+Always+Rings+Twice,+The+(1946)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Special features include: documentary profile "The John Garfield story", introduction by film historian and author Richar Jewell; theatrical trailers of the original and the 1981 remake; behind-the-scenes image gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm54060256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780790785899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569585829
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; standard presentation; Dolby digital, mono; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The postman always rings twice, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/lookup?Postman+Always+Rings+Twice,+The+(1946)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Special features include: documentary profile "The John Garfield story", introduction by film historian and author Richar Jewell; theatrical trailers of the original and the 1981 remake; behind-the-scenes image gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm54060256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780790785899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569585829
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; standard presentation; Dolby digital, mono; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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