The Resource Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder

Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder

Label
Witness for the prosecution
Title
Witness for the prosecution
Statement of responsibility
Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married lover is accused of the crime. The lawyer defending him is in ill health and his only hope for acquittal is the testimony of the accused's wife, proving his alibi. However, she has some secrets of her own to reveal
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Witness for the prosecution (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; editor, Daniel Mandell ; music, Matty Malneck
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English audio
LC call number
PN1997.W58
LC item number
.W58 2014
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, Una O'Connor, John Williams, Henry Daniell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1893-1976
  • 1914-1958
  • 1899-1962
  • 1902-1986
  • 1890-1976
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  • Wilder, Billy
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Kurnitz, Harry
  • Marcus, Larry
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Edward Small Productions, Inc
  • Kino Lorber, Inc
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
116
Series statement
KL studio classics
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  • Murder
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Widows
  • Spouses
  • Murder
Technique
live action
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Label
Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from screen credits
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the story and stage play by Agatha Christie
  • Anamorphic wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: Billy Wilder discussing Witness for the prosecution with Volker Schlöndorff (in German and English with English subtitles); original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884991481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329132620
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K1326
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)884991481
System details
Blu-ray, region A; DTS Master Audio 2.0; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production ; screen play by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder
Publication
Note
  • Title from screen credits
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • From the story and stage play by Agatha Christie
  • Anamorphic wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: Billy Wilder discussing Witness for the prosecution with Volker Schlöndorff (in German and English with English subtitles); original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884991481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329132620
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K1326
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)884991481
System details
Blu-ray, region A; DTS Master Audio 2.0; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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