The Resource Compulsion, Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a Cinemascope Picture ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by Richard Murphy ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (DVD)

Compulsion, Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a Cinemascope Picture ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by Richard Murphy ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (DVD)

Label
Compulsion
Title
Compulsion
Statement of responsibility
Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a Cinemascope Picture ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by Richard Murphy ; directed by Richard Fleischer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87 2006
PerformerNote
Orson Welles, Diane Varsi, Dean Stockwell, Bradford Dillman, E.G. Marshall, Martin Milner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1938-
  • 1930-
  • 1914-1998
  • 1905-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fleischer, Richard
  • Welles, Orson
  • Varsi, Diane
  • Stockwell, Dean
  • Dillman, Bradford
  • Marshall, E. G.
  • Levin, Meyer
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capital punishment
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Pena capital
  • Procesos por homicidio
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Compulsion, Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a Cinemascope Picture ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by Richard Murphy ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Meyer Levin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
  • a349325
  • ocm69020207
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543238515
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., b&w
Publisher number
2233851
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround, Dolby Digital mono., Dolby Digital stereo., dual-layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Compulsion, Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a Cinemascope Picture ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by Richard Murphy ; directed by Richard Fleischer, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Meyer Levin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
  • a349325
  • ocm69020207
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543238515
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., b&w
Publisher number
2233851
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround, Dolby Digital mono., Dolby Digital stereo., dual-layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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