The Resource Think fast, Mr. Moto, Twentieth Century Fox ; directed by Norman Foster, screenplay by Howard Ellis Smith and Norman Foster, (DVD)

Think fast, Mr. Moto, Twentieth Century Fox ; directed by Norman Foster, screenplay by Howard Ellis Smith and Norman Foster, (DVD)

Label
Think fast, Mr. Moto
Title
Think fast, Mr. Moto
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; directed by Norman Foster, screenplay by Howard Ellis Smith and Norman Foster
Title variation
Think fast, Mister Moto
Contributor
Actor
Bibliographic antecedent
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Murder, intrigue and seduction! The first installment of the classic Mr. Moto detective series features the persistent Japanese sleuth as a businessman in the import/export trade who takes up detective work as a hobby. When his import/export business is infiltrated by international diamond smugglers, Mr. Moto must follow a trail of clues littered with beautiful women, glittering gems and deadly assassins
Cataloging source
FN4
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Harry Jackson ; editor, Alex Troffey ; produced by Sol M. Wurtzel
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English dialogue ; optional English, Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Peter Lorre, Virginia Field, Thomas Beck, Sig Rumann
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-
  • 1909-1995
  • 1884-1967
  • 1900-1976
  • 1890-1958
  • 1900-
  • 1896-1953
  • 1893-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Field, Virginia
  • Beck, Thomas McAdam
  • Rumann, Sig
  • Foster, Norman
  • Wurtzel, Sol M.
  • Smith, Howard Ellis
  • Jackson, Harry
  • Troffey, Alex
  • Marquand, John P.
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
66
Series statement
Mr. Moto Collection
Series volume
Vol. 1.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moto, Mr. (Fictitious character)
  • Trading companies
  • Diamond smugglers
  • Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Shanghai (China)
Technique
live action
Label
Think fast, Mr. Moto, Twentieth Century Fox ; directed by Norman Foster, screenplay by Howard Ellis Smith and Norman Foster, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by J. P. Marquand
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Special features: Exclusive interview: The dean of Hollywood, a conversation with Harvey Parry ; restoration comparison ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
  • a366191
  • ocn155243847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc ( 66 mins.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543260349
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)155243847
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital stereo., mono ; full screen (1.33:1) ; single layer ; NTSC ; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Think fast, Mr. Moto, Twentieth Century Fox ; directed by Norman Foster, screenplay by Howard Ellis Smith and Norman Foster, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by J. P. Marquand
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Special features: Exclusive interview: The dean of Hollywood, a conversation with Harvey Parry ; restoration comparison ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
  • a366191
  • ocn155243847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc ( 66 mins.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543260349
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)155243847
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital stereo., mono ; full screen (1.33:1) ; single layer ; NTSC ; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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