The Resource Where danger lives : and, Tension, Turner Entertainment Co. ; Irving Cummings, Jr. and Irwin Allen present an RKO Radio picture ; a John Farrow production ; produced by Irving Cummings, Jr. ; screenplay by Charles Bennett ; story by Leo Rosen ; directed by John Farrow. Tension / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Robert Sisk ; screenplay by Allen Rivkin ; directed by John Berry, (videorecording ;)

Where danger lives : and, Tension, Turner Entertainment Co. ; Irving Cummings, Jr. and Irwin Allen present an RKO Radio picture ; a John Farrow production ; produced by Irving Cummings, Jr. ; screenplay by Charles Bennett ; story by Leo Rosen ; directed by John Farrow. Tension / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Robert Sisk ; screenplay by Allen Rivkin ; directed by John Berry, (videorecording ;)

Label
Where danger lives : and, Tension
Title
Where danger lives
Title remainder
and, Tension
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co. ; Irving Cummings, Jr. and Irwin Allen present an RKO Radio picture ; a John Farrow production ; produced by Irving Cummings, Jr. ; screenplay by Charles Bennett ; story by Leo Rosen ; directed by John Farrow. Tension / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Robert Sisk ; screenplay by Allen Rivkin ; directed by John Berry
Title variation
  • Tension
  • Film noir classic collection
Title variation remainder
10 timeless suspense thrillers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Where danger lives: Jeff Cameron, a young intern at the beginning of his career, who links his destiny to that of a patient who is brought to the hospital after a suicide attempt. Jeff dumps the secure, rather plain nurse Julie, for the passionate but perplexing Margo. Confused and caught up in Margo's deceptions, Jeff loses his sense of reality and finds himself fleeing with her for the Mexican border
  • Tension: A drugstore manager turns attempted killer after his conniving wife leaves him for another man. He devises a complex plan, which involves assuming a new identity, to make it look like someone else murdered her new boyfriend. Things take an unexpected turn when someone else commits the murder first and he becomes the prime suspect
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Tension: music, AndrĂ© Previn ; cinematography, Harry Stradling ; editor, Albert Akst
  • Where danger lives: music, Roy Webb ; cinematography, Nicholas Musuraca ; editor, Eda Warren
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English, with subtitles in English or French ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Tension cast: Richard Basehart, Audrey Totter, Cyd Charisse, Barry Sullivan
  • Where danger lives cast: Maureen O'Sullivan, Charles Kemper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1991
  • 1899-1995
  • 1904-1963
  • 1903-1964
  • 1903-1990
  • 1917-1999
  • 1911-1998
  • 1900-1950
  • 1914-1984
  • 1912-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cummings, Irving
  • Allen, Irwin
  • Bennett, Charles
  • Rosen, Leo
  • Farrow, John
  • Sisk, Robert
  • Rivkin, Allen
  • Berry, John
  • O'Sullivan, Maureen
  • Kemper, Charles
  • Basehart, Richard
  • Totter, Audrey
  • Charisse, Cyd
  • Sullivan, Barry
  • Klorer, John D
  • RKO Radio Pictures, inc
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
171
Series statement
  • Film noir classic collection double feature
  • Film noir classic collection double feature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interns (Medicine)
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Married women
  • Murder
  • Married people
  • Interns (Medicine)
  • Suicidal
  • Wives
  • Murder
  • Married people
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Where danger lives : and, Tension, Turner Entertainment Co. ; Irving Cummings, Jr. and Irwin Allen present an RKO Radio picture ; a John Farrow production ; produced by Irving Cummings, Jr. ; screenplay by Charles Bennett ; story by Leo Rosen ; directed by John Farrow. Tension / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Robert Sisk ; screenplay by Allen Rivkin ; directed by John Berry, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Tension is based on the story by John Klorer
  • DVD release of the 1949 motion picture, Tension
  • DVD release of the 1950 motion picture, Where danger lives
  • Special features: Film historian commentaries by Alain silver and James Ursini on Where danger lives and Alain Silver and Elizabeth Ward with Audrey Totter on Tension; new featurettes: "Where danger lives: white rose for Julie" and "Tension: who's guilty now?;" theatrical trailers
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Where danger lives
  • (80 min.)
  • Tension
  • (91 min.)
Control code
ocn156887864
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391150282
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
115028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156887864
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; fullscreen presentation (1.33:1) ; Dolby Digital mono (English)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Where danger lives : and, Tension, Turner Entertainment Co. ; Irving Cummings, Jr. and Irwin Allen present an RKO Radio picture ; a John Farrow production ; produced by Irving Cummings, Jr. ; screenplay by Charles Bennett ; story by Leo Rosen ; directed by John Farrow. Tension / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Robert Sisk ; screenplay by Allen Rivkin ; directed by John Berry, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Tension is based on the story by John Klorer
  • DVD release of the 1949 motion picture, Tension
  • DVD release of the 1950 motion picture, Where danger lives
  • Special features: Film historian commentaries by Alain silver and James Ursini on Where danger lives and Alain Silver and Elizabeth Ward with Audrey Totter on Tension; new featurettes: "Where danger lives: white rose for Julie" and "Tension: who's guilty now?;" theatrical trailers
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Where danger lives
  • (80 min.)
  • Tension
  • (91 min.)
Control code
ocn156887864
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391150282
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
115028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156887864
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; fullscreen presentation (1.33:1) ; Dolby Digital mono (English)
Video recording format
DVD

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