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The Resource The naked city, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)

The naked city, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)

Label
The naked city
Title
The naked city
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin
Title variation
Jules Dassin's The naked city
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jean Dexter is an attractive blonde model who is murdered in her New York City apartment. Homicide detectives Dan Muldoon and Jimmy Halloran investigate. Suspicion falls on various shifty people who all prove to have some connection with a string of apartment burglaries. Film shot on location in Manhattan
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1949: Oscar - Best Cinematography, Black-and-White (William H. Daniels) ; Best Film Editing (Paul Weatherwax)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Naked city (Motion picture : 1948)
Credits note
Director of photography, William Daniels ; editor, Paul Weatherwax ; art director, John F. DeCuir ; original music, Miklós Rózsa, Frank Skinner
Language note
Closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
  • Narrator, Mark Hellinger
  • Barry Fitzgerald, Don Taylor, Howard Duff, Dorothy Hart, Ted de Corsia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-2008
  • 1908-1985
  • 1888-1961
  • 1920-1998
  • 1913-1990
  • 1922-2004
  • 1903-1947
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  • Dassin, Jules
  • Maltz, Albert
  • Wald, Malvin
  • Fitzgerald, Barry
  • Taylor, Don
  • Duff, Howard
  • Hart, Dorothy
  • De Corsia, Ted
  • Hellinger, Mark
  • Universal Pictures Company
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
96
Series statement
  • Criterion Collection
  • Noir, the dark side of Hollywood
Series volume
380
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  • Murder victims
  • Detectives
  • Criminal investigation
  • Apartment dwellers
  • Burglars
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The naked city, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Special Features: audio commentary by Naked City screenwriter Malvin Wald; a new video interview with NYU film professor Dana Polan; an analysis of the film's New York locations by "Celluloid Skyline" author James Sanders; footage of Jules Dassin from his 2004 appearance at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; theatrical trailer; stills gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm78785909
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781934121313
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515022927
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1687D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781934121313
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The naked city, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Special Features: audio commentary by Naked City screenwriter Malvin Wald; a new video interview with NYU film professor Dana Polan; an analysis of the film's New York locations by "Celluloid Skyline" author James Sanders; footage of Jules Dassin from his 2004 appearance at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; theatrical trailer; stills gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm78785909
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781934121313
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515022927
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1687D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781934121313
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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