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The Resource A place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)

A place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)

Label
A place in the sun
Title
A place in the sun
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Contrast of rich and poor, as an aspiring young man becomes obsessed with murdering his factory girl fiancée when offered the chance to get a rich wife
Related
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, Oscar, 1952: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White; Best Costume Design, Black-and-White; Best Director; Best Film Editing; Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture; Best Writing, Screenplay
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Place in the sun (Motion picture : 1951)
Credits note
Director of photography, William C. Mellor ; editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Franz Waxman
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelly Winters, Keefe Brasselle, Anne Revere
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1975
  • 1914-1978
  • 1917-1986
  • 1932-2011
  • 1903-1990
  • 1871-1945
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  • Stevens, George
  • Wilson, Michael
  • Brown, Harry
  • Clift, Montgomery
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Winters, Shelley
  • Brasselle, Keefe
  • Revere, Anne
  • Dreiser, Theodore
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
121
Series statement
Paramount DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Young men
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel An American tragedy by Theodore Dreiser
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special Features: theatrical trailer; retrospective cast and crew interviews; commentary by George Stevens, Jr. and Ivan Moffat; "George Stevens and His Place in the Sun;" "George Stevens: filmmakers who knew him."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47780385
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780792172840
Lccn
00581587
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360581546
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00581587
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
A place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel An American tragedy by Theodore Dreiser
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special Features: theatrical trailer; retrospective cast and crew interviews; commentary by George Stevens, Jr. and Ivan Moffat; "George Stevens and His Place in the Sun;" "George Stevens: filmmakers who knew him."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47780385
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9780792172840
Lccn
00581587
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360581546
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00581587
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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