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The Resource Naked City, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (DVD)

Naked City, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (DVD)

Label
Naked City
Title
Naked City
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin
Title variation
Jules Dassin's Naked City
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jean Dexter is an attractive blonde model who is murdered in her New York City apartment. Homicide detectives Dan Muldoon and Jimmy Halloran investigate. Suspicion falls on various shifty people who all prove to have some connection with a string of apartment burglaries. Then a burglar is found dead who once had an elusive partner named Willie
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1949: Oscar - Best Cinematography, Black-and-White (William H. Daniels) ; Best Film Editing (Paul Weatherwax).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, William Daniels ; editor, Paul Weatherwax ; art director, John F. DeCuir ; original music, Miklós Rózsa, Frank Skinner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.D4
LC item number
J8547 2007
PerformerNote
Barry Fitzgerald, Howard Duff, Dorothy Hart, Don Taylor, Frank Conroy, Ted de Corsia, House Jameson, Anne Sargent, Adelaide Klein, Grover Burgess, Tom Pedi, Enid Markey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1903-1947
  • 1908-1985
  • 1911-
  • 1888-1961
  • 1923-
  • 1920-1998
  • 1890-1964
  • 1901-1983
  • 1892?-1948
  • 1913-
  • 1890-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hellinger, Mark
  • Wald, Malvin
  • Maltz, Albert
  • Dassin, Jules
  • Fitzgerald, Barry
  • Duff, Howard
  • Hart, Dorothy
  • Taylor, Don
  • Conroy, Frank
  • De Corsia, Ted
  • Jameson, House
  • Sargent, Anne
  • Klein, Adelaide
  • Burgess, Grover
  • Pedi, Tom
  • Markey, Enid
  • Daniels, William H
  • Weatherwax, Paul
  • Universal Pictures Company
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
96
Series statement
Criterion collection.
Series volume
380
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder victims
  • Detectives
  • Criminal investigation
  • Apartment dwellers
  • Burglars
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Murder victims
  • Detectives
  • Criminal investigation
  • Apartment dwellers
  • Thieves
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Naked City, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Booklet: a new essay by Luc Sante and production notes from producer Mark Hellinger to Dassin
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by Naked City screenwriter Malvin Wald; a new video interview with NYU film professor Dana Polan; an analysis of the film's New York locations by "Celluloid Skyline" author James Sanders; footage of Jules Dassin from his 2004 appearance at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; theatrical trailer; stills gallery; booklet
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a367593
  • ocm78785909
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781934121313
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515022927
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1687D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)78785909
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Naked City, Universal Pictures Company ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; story by Malvin Wald ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Malvin Wald ; directed by Jules Dassin, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Booklet: a new essay by Luc Sante and production notes from producer Mark Hellinger to Dassin
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by Naked City screenwriter Malvin Wald; a new video interview with NYU film professor Dana Polan; an analysis of the film's New York locations by "Celluloid Skyline" author James Sanders; footage of Jules Dassin from his 2004 appearance at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; theatrical trailer; stills gallery; booklet
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a367593
  • ocm78785909
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781934121313
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515022927
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1687D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)78785909
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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