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The Resource Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; story by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew

Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; story by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew

Label
Public enemy
Title
Public enemy
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; story by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Author
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Classic gangster film tells the story of two brothers, one an honorable war veteran, the other a high-class gangster that sold alcohol during the prohibition
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Public enemy (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography by Dev Jennings ; edited by Edw[ard] 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
  • 1902-1979
  • 1908 January 1-1989
  • 1899-1986
  • 1911-1937
  • 1905-1989
  • 1901-1961
  • 1903-1978
  • 1882-1939
  • 1885-1962
  • 1889-1954
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis
  • Thew, Harvey
  • Bright, John
  • Glasmon, Kubec
  • Cagney, James
  • Harlow, Jean
  • Woods, Edward
  • Blondell, Joan
  • Cook, Donald
  • Fenton, Leslie
  • Mercer, Beryl
  • O'Connor, Robert Emmet
  • Kinnell, Murray
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Vitaphone Corp
  • Taylor Made Entertainment
Runtime
85
Series statement
Warner Bros. Pictures gangsters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prohibition
  • Organized crime
  • Gangsters
  • Nightclubs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; story by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on an unpublished novel "Beer and blood" by John Bright and Kubec Glasmon
  • Full screen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1931
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film historian Robert Sklar; new featurette "Beer and blood : enemies of 'The public'" (produced in association with Taylor Made Entertainment ; Turner Entertainment Co. ; 2005, 20 min.); 1954 re-release foreword (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.); comedy short "The eyes have it" (directed by Alf Goulding ; photographed by E.B. DuPar ; with Edgar Bergen, Christina Graver ; Vitaphone Corp. ; 1931, 10 min.); Merrie Melodies cartoon short "Smile, darn ya, smile" (Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. and the Vitaphone Corp. present ; a Hugh Harman-Rudolf Ising production ; Leon Schlesinger, producer ; drawn by Isadore Freleng & Max Maxwell ; musical score and direction, Frank Marsales ; 1931, 7 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780790792248
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
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)ocm57481613
  • (Sirsi) o57481613
  • (OCoLC)57481613
  • 350470
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono, full screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Public enemy, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; story by Kubec Glasmon and John Bright ; screen adaptation by Harvey Thew
Publication
Note
  • Based on an unpublished novel "Beer and blood" by John Bright and Kubec Glasmon
  • Full screen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1931
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by film historian Robert Sklar; new featurette "Beer and blood : enemies of 'The public'" (produced in association with Taylor Made Entertainment ; Turner Entertainment Co. ; 2005, 20 min.); 1954 re-release foreword (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.); comedy short "The eyes have it" (directed by Alf Goulding ; photographed by E.B. DuPar ; with Edgar Bergen, Christina Graver ; Vitaphone Corp. ; 1931, 10 min.); Merrie Melodies cartoon short "Smile, darn ya, smile" (Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. and the Vitaphone Corp. present ; a Hugh Harman-Rudolf Ising production ; Leon Schlesinger, producer ; drawn by Isadore Freleng & Max Maxwell ; musical score and direction, Frank Marsales ; 1931, 7 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9780790792248
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
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)ocm57481613
  • (Sirsi) o57481613
  • (OCoLC)57481613
  • 350470
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono, full screen
Video recording format
DVD

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