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The Resource The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Cosmopolitan production ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich, (videorecording)

The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Cosmopolitan production ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich, (videorecording)

Label
The thin man
Title
The thin man
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Cosmopolitan production ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich
Title variation
Complete Thin man collection, no. 1
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The jaunty whodunit that made William Powell and Myrna Loy the champagne elite of sleuthing. Nick and Nora Charles combine screwball romance with mystery
Awards note
  • Named to the National Film Regsitry in 1997 by the Library of Congress.
  • Nominated for four Academy Awards in 1935: Best Actor in a Leading Rold (William Powell), Best Director (W. S. Van Dyke), Best Picture, and Best Writing--Adaptation (Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, James Wong Howe ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; music, William Axt ; costume designer, Dolly Tree
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or French dialogue, English, French, Spanish and Portuguese subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T554 2005
PerformerNote
William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton, Minna Gombell
Runtime
91
Series statement
The complete Thin man collection
Series volume
1
Technique
live action
Label
The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Cosmopolitan production ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1934
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: Thin man trailer gallery
Control code
sky249803487
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.)
Isbn
9781419813252
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569675681
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 67568
  • 67399
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61137339
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thin man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Cosmopolitan production ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1934
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: Thin man trailer gallery
Control code
sky249803487
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.)
Isbn
9781419813252
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569675681
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 67568
  • 67399
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61137339
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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