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The Resource I want to live!, Figaro, Inc. ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding and Don M. Mankiewicz ; produced by Walter Wanger ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

I want to live!, Figaro, Inc. ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding and Don M. Mankiewicz ; produced by Walter Wanger ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
I want to live!
Title
I want to live!
Statement of responsibility
Figaro, Inc. ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding and Don M. Mankiewicz ; produced by Walter Wanger ; directed by Robert Wise
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A screen adaptation of the dramatic events in the life of a "B-Girl," Barbara Graham, a vagrant prostitute and fast-living party girl, which led to a sensational murder trial and afterwards, her execution for the murder of Mabel Monahan. in the gas chamber despite growing doubts about her guilt. The background music is made up in its entirety of progressive jazz
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 1959: Oscar - Best Actress in a Leading Role (Susan Hayward)
  • Golden Globes, 1959: Golden Globe - Best Motion Picture Actress, Drama (Susan Hayward)
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
motion picture
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I want to live! (Motion picture : 1958)
Credits note
Photography, Lionel Lindon; editor, William Hornbeck; music, John Mandel
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional English, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Susan Hayward, Simon Oakland, Virginia Vincent, Theodore Bikel, Wesley Lau, Philip Coolidge, Lou Krugman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1917-1975
  • 1918-2013
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  • Wise, Robert
  • Hayward, Susan
  • Oakland, Simon
  • Vincent, Virginia
  • Bikel, Theodore
  • Figaro Films
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
121
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  • Graham, Barbara
  • Capital punishment
  • Women death row inmates
  • Trials (Murder)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
I want to live!, Figaro, Inc. ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding and Don M. Mankiewicz ; produced by Walter Wanger ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Based on newspaper articles by Edward Montgomery and the letters of Barbara Graham
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm49797679
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 1 min.)
Isbn
9780792852544
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616875792
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1003430
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792852544
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
I want to live!, Figaro, Inc. ; screenplay by Nelson Gidding and Don M. Mankiewicz ; produced by Walter Wanger ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Based on newspaper articles by Edward Montgomery and the letters of Barbara Graham
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm49797679
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 1 min.)
Isbn
9780792852544
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616875792
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1003430
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792852544
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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