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The Resource Quai des orfèvres, a film by Henri-Georges Clouzot ; writers, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jean Ferry

Quai des orfèvres, a film by Henri-Georges Clouzot ; writers, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jean Ferry

Label
Quai des orfèvres
Title
Quai des orfèvres
Statement of responsibility
a film by Henri-Georges Clouzot ; writers, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jean Ferry
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Set within the vibrant dancehalls and historic crime corridors of 1940s Paris, a singer with "stars in her eyes" ignores the protest of her covetous husband and pursues a meeting with a lecherous movie financier. When her husband attempts to crash the rendevous, murder ensues. Enter the detective, whose seasoned instincts lead him down a circuitous path of alibis
Member of
Cataloging source
PAP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Armand Thirard ; music, Francis Lopez ; production designer, Max Douy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Louis Jouvet, Simone Renant, Bernard Blier, Suzy Delair, Charles Dullin, Pierre Larquey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1974
  • 1911-2004
  • 1916-1989
  • 1917-2020
  • 1885-1949
  • 1884-1962
  • 1916-1995
  • 1914-2007
  • 1908-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clouzot, H.-G.
  • Ferry, Jean
  • Jouvet, Louis
  • Renant, Simone
  • Blier, Bernard
  • Delair, Suzy
  • Dullin, Charles
  • Larquey, Pierre
  • Thirard, Armand
  • Lopez, Francis
  • Douy, Max
  • Steeman, Stanislas-André
Runtime
106
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
193
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Singers
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Quai des orfèvres, a film by Henri-Georges Clouzot ; writers, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jean Ferry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the book "Légitime défense" by Stanislas-André Steeman
  • Special features include: interviews with director and actors; theatrical trailer; poster gallery
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 (106 min.)
Isbn
9780780026551
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429176924
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
QUA070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52385472
  • (Sirsi) o52385472
  • (TMQ) o52385472
  • 439427
  • 439427
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono., 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Quai des orfèvres, a film by Henri-Georges Clouzot ; writers, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jean Ferry
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the book "Légitime défense" by Stanislas-André Steeman
  • Special features include: interviews with director and actors; theatrical trailer; poster gallery
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 (106 min.)
Isbn
9780780026551
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429176924
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
QUA070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52385472
  • (Sirsi) o52385472
  • (TMQ) o52385472
  • 439427
  • 439427
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono., 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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