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The Resource Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Edward Small presents an Arthur Hornblow Production ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)

Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Edward Small presents an Arthur Hornblow Production ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)

Label
Witness for the prosecution
Title
Witness for the prosecution
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Edward Small presents an Arthur Hornblow Production ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband, shattering his airtight alibi
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Witness for the prosecution (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; art director, Alexandre Trauner ; editor, Daniel Mandell ; music, Matty Malneck
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with French track ; with English, French and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, John Williams, Una O'Connor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1914-1958
  • 1899-1962
  • 1902-1986
  • 1903-1983
  • 1880-1959
  • 1890-1976
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  • Wilder, Billy
  • Kurnitz, Harry
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Williams, John
  • O'Connor, Una
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Edward Small Productions, Inc
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
116
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  • Trials (Murder)
  • Murderers
Technique
live action
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Edward Small presents an Arthur Hornblow Production ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the play by Agatha Christie
  • Features: original theatrical trailer, scene selections
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm49570953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780792851660
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616869425
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Edward Small presents an Arthur Hornblow Production ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the play by Agatha Christie
  • Features: original theatrical trailer, scene selections
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm49570953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9780792851660
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616869425
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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