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The Resource Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin

Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin

Label
Thieves' highway
Title
Thieves' highway
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin
Title variation
Jules Dassin's Thieves' highway
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos is a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, a ruthless market operator by the name of Mike Figlia. Along the way, he is seduced by the siren Rica and drawn into the San Francisco produce racket, landing him in a web of treachery and heartbreak
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Norbert Brodine ; art directors, Lyle Wheeler, Chester Gore ; editor, Nick DeMaggio ; music, Alfred Newman ; costume designer, Kay Nelson ; set decorations, Thomas Little ; special photographic effects, Fred Sersen ; musical direction, Lionel Newman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Richard Conte, Valentina Cortesa, Lee J. Cobb, Barbara Lawrence, Jack Oakie, Millard Mitchell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-2008
  • 1910-1975
  • 1911-1976
  • 1930-2013
  • 1903-1978
  • 1900-1953
  • 1896-1970
  • 1901-1970
  • 1908-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dassin, Jules
  • Conte, Richard
  • Cortese, Valentina
  • Cobb, Lee J.
  • Lawrence, Barbara
  • Oakie, Jack
  • Mitchell, Millard
  • Brodin, Norbert
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Bezzerides, A. I.
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
94
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
273
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truck drivers
  • Racketeering
  • Revenge
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono; high-definition digital transfer, Region 1 encoding; copy protected
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel "Thieves' market" by A.I. Bezzerides
  • Special features: new, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by Alain Silver; video interview with director Jules Dassin; trailer for 'The long haul of A.I. Bezzerides', featuring interviews with Bezzerides and Dassin; original theatrical trailer; leaflet featuring an essay by film critic Michael Sragow
Accompanying material
leaflet.
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
500463
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409513
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515015325
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1603D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559409513
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-3205
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Thieves' highway, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Robert Basler ; screenplay by A.I. Bezzerides ; directed by Jules Dassin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono; high-definition digital transfer, Region 1 encoding; copy protected
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Based on the novel "Thieves' market" by A.I. Bezzerides
  • Special features: new, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by Alain Silver; video interview with director Jules Dassin; trailer for 'The long haul of A.I. Bezzerides', featuring interviews with Bezzerides and Dassin; original theatrical trailer; leaflet featuring an essay by film critic Michael Sragow
Accompanying material
leaflet.
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
500463
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781559409513
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515015325
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1603D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559409513
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-3205
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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