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The Resource Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (DVD)

Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (DVD)

Label
Public enemy
Title
Public enemy
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew
Title variation
  • Beer and blood : enemies of "The public"
  • Eyes have it
  • Smile, darn ya, smile
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Relates the story of a young man's rise in the criminal underworld in Prohibition-era urban America" -- Wikipedia
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography by Dev Jennings ; edited by Edward M. McDermott
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
  • In English; with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods, Joan Blondell, Donald Cook, Leslie Fenton, Beryl Mercer, Robert O'Connor, Murray Kinnell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1975
  • 1899-1986
  • 1911-1937
  • 1905-1989
  • 1901-1961
  • 1903-1978
  • 1876-1939
  • 1885-1962
  • 1889-1954
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Cagney, James
  • Harlow, Jean
  • Woods, Edward
  • Blondell, Joan
  • Cook, Donald
  • Fenton, Leslie
  • Mercer, Beryl
  • O'Connor, Robert Emmet
  • Kinnell, Murray
  • Sklar, Robert
  • Maltin, Leonard
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Vitaphone Corp
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Organized crime
  • Prohibition
Technique
live action
Label
Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1931
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film historian Robert Sklar; "Beer and blood : enemies of 'The public'" featurette (c2005, 20 min.); 1954 re-release foreword (1 min.); theatrical trailer (1 min.)
  • Includes "Warner night at the movies, 1931" (24 min.): introduction by Leonard Maltin (3 min.); theatrical trailer for "Blonde Crazy" (2 min.); Hearst Metronome News newsreel (2 min.); "The eyes have it" comedy short (c1931, 10 min.); "Smile, darn ya, smile" Merrie Melodies cartoon short (c1931, 7 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a366129
  • ocm57481613
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780790792248
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569690622
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
66906
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57481613
System details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; [story] by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; directed by William A. Wellman ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1931
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film historian Robert Sklar; "Beer and blood : enemies of 'The public'" featurette (c2005, 20 min.); 1954 re-release foreword (1 min.); theatrical trailer (1 min.)
  • Includes "Warner night at the movies, 1931" (24 min.): introduction by Leonard Maltin (3 min.); theatrical trailer for "Blonde Crazy" (2 min.); Hearst Metronome News newsreel (2 min.); "The eyes have it" comedy short (c1931, 10 min.); "Smile, darn ya, smile" Merrie Melodies cartoon short (c1931, 7 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a366129
  • ocm57481613
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780790792248
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569690622
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
66906
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57481613
System details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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