The Resource My favorite spy, a Paramount picture ; story and adaptation by Edmund Beloin and Lou Breslow ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann and Jack Sher ; additional dialogue by Hal Kanter ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod

My favorite spy, a Paramount picture ; story and adaptation by Edmund Beloin and Lou Breslow ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann and Jack Sher ; additional dialogue by Hal Kanter ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod

Label
My favorite spy
Title
My favorite spy
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; story and adaptation by Edmund Beloin and Lou Breslow ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann and Jack Sher ; additional dialogue by Hal Kanter ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While headed to Tangier to purchase a microfilm containing important war secrets, foreign spy Eric Augustine is captured by the authorities. Burlesque comedian Peanuts White, a dead ringer for Augustine, is recruited by the government to take over Augustine's mission. White is briefed, dressed to look exactly like Augustine, and thrust into the world of espionage and international intrigue. In Tangiers problems arise when he meets Lily, Augustine's sweetheart and mastermind of the spy ring
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Victor Milner ; editor, Frank Bracht ; costumes, Edith Head ; music, Victor Young
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M9 2010
PerformerNote
Hedy Lamarr, Bob Hope, Francis L. Sullivan, Arnold Moss, John Archer, Luis Van Rooten, Stephen Chase, Morris Ankrum
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1964
  • 1901-1968
  • 1911-2003
  • 1913-1988
  • 1913-2000
  • 1903-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McLeod, Norman Z.
  • Jones, Paul
  • Beloin, Edmund
  • Breslow, Lou
  • Hartmann, Edmund L.
  • Sher, Jack
  • Kanter, Hal
  • Lamarr, Hedy
  • Hope, Bob
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Olive Films
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spies
  • Doppelgängers
Technique
live action
Label
My favorite spy, a Paramount picture ; story and adaptation by Edmund Beloin and Lou Breslow ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann and Jack Sher ; additional dialogue by Hal Kanter ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951; DVD release date: Sep. 28, 2010
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
Control code
ocn662524421
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
887090025003
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
OF250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)662524421
System details
DVD, region 1 ; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
My favorite spy, a Paramount picture ; story and adaptation by Edmund Beloin and Lou Breslow ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann and Jack Sher ; additional dialogue by Hal Kanter ; produced by Paul Jones ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951; DVD release date: Sep. 28, 2010
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
Control code
ocn662524421
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
887090025003
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
OF250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)662524421
System details
DVD, region 1 ; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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