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The Resource Sweet smell of success, directed by Alexander Mackendrick

Sweet smell of success, directed by Alexander Mackendrick

Label
Sweet smell of success
Title
Sweet smell of success
Statement of responsibility
directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Burt Lancaster stars as barbaric Broadway gossip columnist J. J. Hunsecker, and Tony Curtis is Sidney Falco, the unprincipled press agent he ropes into smearing the up-and-coming jazz musician romancing his beloved sister
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by James Wong Howe ; music by Elmer Bernstein
Intended audience
  • Not rated
  • OFRB rating: PG
Language note
SDH (Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing)
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Martin Milner, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Sam Levene
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1993
  • 1913-1994
  • 1931-2015
  • 1925-2010
  • 1915-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mackendrick, Alexander
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Milner, Martin
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Lehman, Ernest
Runtime
96
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
555
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz musicians
  • Gossip columnists
  • Brothers and sisters
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet smell of success, directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Blu-ray Disc
  • Disc label title
  • Based on the novellette by Ernest Lehman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Widescreen version
  • Booklet inserted in container
  • Special features include: audio commentary by James Naremore, original theatrical trailer, documentary "Mackendrick : the man who walked away" (1986), documentary "James Wong Howe : cinematographer" (1986), new video interview with Neal Gabler
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604653861
Isbn Type
(v.r.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515067911
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Ownership
*
Publisher number
CC1979BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD, Dolby Digital mono
  • Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Sweet smell of success, directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Blu-ray Disc
  • Disc label title
  • Based on the novellette by Ernest Lehman
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1957
  • Widescreen version
  • Booklet inserted in container
  • Special features include: audio commentary by James Naremore, original theatrical trailer, documentary "Mackendrick : the man who walked away" (1986), documentary "James Wong Howe : cinematographer" (1986), new video interview with Neal Gabler
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604653861
Isbn Type
(v.r.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515067911
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Ownership
*
Publisher number
CC1979BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD, Dolby Digital mono
  • Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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