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The Resource Underworld, Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Hector Turnbull production ; a Paramount picture ; screen play by Robert N. Lee ; directed by Josef von Sternberg

Underworld, Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Hector Turnbull production ; a Paramount picture ; screen play by Robert N. Lee ; directed by Josef von Sternberg

Label
Underworld
Title
Underworld
Statement of responsibility
Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Hector Turnbull production ; a Paramount picture ; screen play by Robert N. Lee ; directed by Josef von Sternberg
Title variation
  • 3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
  • Three silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gangster's jealous nature toward his girlfriend gets him in trouble, first with a rival gang, then with the cops
Member of
Cataloging source
W2U
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Credits: Cinematography, Bert Glennon ; editor, E. Lloyd Sheldon
Language note
Silent with English intertitles and musical score
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A21234 no.1 2010
PerformerNote
Cast: Clive Brook ; George Bancroft ; Evelyn Brent ; Larry Semon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1928
  • 1899-1975
  • 1882-1956
  • 1887-1974
  • 1894-1964
  • 1894-1969
  • 1890-1964
  • 1880-1958
  • 1873-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Semon, Larry
  • Brent, Evelyn
  • Bancroft, George
  • Brook, Clive
  • Hecht, Ben
  • Von Sternberg, Josef
  • Lee, Robert N.
  • Turnbull, Hector
  • Lasky, Jesse L.
  • Zukor, Adolph
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation
Runtime
81
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • Criterion collection
Series volume
  • 529
  • 528 (set)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Criminals
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Underworld, Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Hector Turnbull production ; a Paramount picture ; screen play by Robert N. Lee ; directed by Josef von Sternberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features include: two scores, one by Robert Israel and another by Alloy Orchestra; visual essay by UCLA film professor Janet Bergstrom
  • Released as part of the box set: 3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
  • Originally released in 1927 as a silent motion picture by Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation
  • Story by Ben Hecht; adaptation by Charles Furthmann
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Isbn
9781604652925
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515059510
Other physical details
si, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC1909D
  • CC1908D
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn827754599
  • (Sirsi) o827754599
  • (OCoLC)827754599
  • 871327
  • 871327
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Underworld, Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; a Hector Turnbull production ; a Paramount picture ; screen play by Robert N. Lee ; directed by Josef von Sternberg
Publication
Note
  • Special features include: two scores, one by Robert Israel and another by Alloy Orchestra; visual essay by UCLA film professor Janet Bergstrom
  • Released as part of the box set: 3 silent classics by Josef von Sternberg
  • Originally released in 1927 as a silent motion picture by Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation
  • Story by Ben Hecht; adaptation by Charles Furthmann
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Isbn
9781604652925
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515059510
Other physical details
si, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC1909D
  • CC1908D
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn827754599
  • (Sirsi) o827754599
  • (OCoLC)827754599
  • 871327
  • 871327
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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