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The Resource Arsenic and old lace, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Frank Capra, (DVD)

Arsenic and old lace, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Frank Capra, (DVD)

Label
Arsenic and old lace
Title
Arsenic and old lace
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Frank Capra
Title variation
Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An easy going drama critic discovers that his kind and gentle Aunts Abby and Martha have a bizarre habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar
Cataloging source
UIU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Art director, Max Parker ; director of photography, Sol Polito ; editor, Daniel Mandell ; music, Max Steiner
Language note
In English with optional English or French subtitles
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Jack Carson, Peter Lorre, Edward Everett Horton, Josephine Hull, Jean Adair
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-
  • 1909-
  • 1888-1971
  • 1904-
  • 1877-1957
  • 1873-1953
  • 1917-
  • 1910-1963
  • 1902-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Epstein, Julius J.
  • Epstein, Philip G
  • Steiner, Max
  • Grant, Cary
  • Hull, Josephine
  • Adair, Jean
  • Lane, Priscilla
  • Massey, Raymond
  • Carson, Jack
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Horton, Edward Everett
  • Kesselring, Joseph
  • Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Screwball comedy films
  • Comedy films
  • American drama
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Arsenic and old lace, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Frank Capra, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Includes information on the adaptation of Joseph Kesselring's stage play for the film
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a286924
  • ocm46801961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790743943
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65025
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; standard version
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Arsenic and old lace, Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Frank Capra, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Includes information on the adaptation of Joseph Kesselring's stage play for the film
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a286924
  • ocm46801961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790743943
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65025
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; standard version
Video recording format
laserdisc

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