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The Resource Walk east on Beacon!, Columbia Pictures presents ; story and screenplay by Leo Rosten ; produced by Louis de Rochemont, with the cooperation of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ; directed by Alfred Werker

Walk east on Beacon!, Columbia Pictures presents ; story and screenplay by Leo Rosten ; produced by Louis de Rochemont, with the cooperation of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ; directed by Alfred Werker

Label
Walk east on Beacon!
Title
Walk east on Beacon!
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents ; story and screenplay by Leo Rosten ; produced by Louis de Rochemont, with the cooperation of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ; directed by Alfred Werker
Contributor
Actor
Associated name
Director
Distributor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Walk east on Beacon!: "[A] tale of Communist spies stealing secrets about the Manhattan Project. The source material was a Reader's Digest article by FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover, and the movie shares Hoover's obsession with surveillance"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
LIQ
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W355 2014
PerformerNote
George Murphy, Finlay Currie, Virginia Gilmore
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1997
  • 1899-1978
  • 1896-1975
  • 1902-1992
  • 1878-1968
  • 1919-1986
  • 1895-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berkeley, Martin
  • Rosten, Leo
  • De Rochemont, Louis
  • Werker, Alfred L.
  • Murphy, George
  • Currie, Finlay
  • Gilmore, Virginia
  • Hoover, J. Edgar
  • United States
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Film Foundation
  • Turner Classic Movies (Firm)
Runtime
97
Series statement
  • Columbia Pictures film noir classics
  • TCM vault collection
Series volume
IV
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Communists
  • Spies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Walk east on Beacon!, Columbia Pictures presents ; story and screenplay by Leo Rosten ; produced by Louis de Rochemont, with the cooperation of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ; directed by Alfred Werker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, The Film Foundation and Turner Classic Movies again partner to present the fourth collection in this series ... fully restored and remastered"--Container
  • Walk east on Beacon! suggested by The crime of the century / by J. Edgar Hoover ; from the Reader's Digest
  • Bonus features include publicity stills, scene stills and movie posters; Martin Scorsese introduces So dark the night
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
1952 motion picture release.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
700867900238
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn872401862
  • (OCoLC)872401862
  • 3802971
  • 3802971
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation (1.33:1); Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Walk east on Beacon!, Columbia Pictures presents ; story and screenplay by Leo Rosten ; produced by Louis de Rochemont, with the cooperation of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ; directed by Alfred Werker
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, The Film Foundation and Turner Classic Movies again partner to present the fourth collection in this series ... fully restored and remastered"--Container
  • Walk east on Beacon! suggested by The crime of the century / by J. Edgar Hoover ; from the Reader's Digest
  • Bonus features include publicity stills, scene stills and movie posters; Martin Scorsese introduces So dark the night
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
1952 motion picture release.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
700867900238
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn872401862
  • (OCoLC)872401862
  • 3802971
  • 3802971
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation (1.33:1); Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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