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Uniform Title Big sleep (Motion picture : 1946)
Title The big sleep [videorecording] / Warner Bros. ; First National Picture ; a Howard Hawks production.
Published Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2000.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .B5475 2000    IN LIBRARY
 Music & Media - Instructional Videos  10176    IN LIBRARY
Edition Standard version.
Description 1 videodisc (230 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Screenplay, William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, Jules Furthman ; photography, Sid Hickox ; music, Max Steiner ; directed and produced by Howard Hawks ; editor, Christian Nyby.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1946.
Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler.
Contents Side A: The 1946 theatrical release version -- Side B: The 1945 prerelease version.
Note Special features: the documentary "The big sleep comparisons 1945/1946 versions" ; theatrical trailer.
System Reqs DVD, Region 1, Dolby digital mono.
Cast Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone.
Summary L.A. private eye Philip Marlowe takes on a blackmail case and follows a trail peopled with murderers, pornographers, nightclub rogues and the spoiled rich.
Language English dialogue, English and French subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Subject Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Private investigators -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Drama.
Genre Detective and mystery films.
Feature films.
Film noir.
Film adaptations.
Gangster films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977. Producer. Director.
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957. Actor.
Bacall, Lauren, 1924-2014. Actor.
Vickers, Martha, 1925-1971. Actor.
Malone, Dorothy. Actor.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Screenwriter.
Brackett, Leigh. Screenwriter.
Furthman, Jules. Screenwriter.
Hickox, Sid, 1895-1982. Cinematographer.
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. Composer.
Nyby, Christian, 1913-1993. Film editor.
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959. Big sleep.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
First National Pictures, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Related Titles Big sleep comparisons 1945/1946 versions.
ISBN 0790746980
Standard # 012569502628
Publisher # 65026 Warner Home Video
OCLC number 43543301