The Resource The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston

The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston

Label
The asphalt jungle
Title
The asphalt jungle
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In a smog-choked city somewhere in the American Midwest, an aging criminal mastermind, newly released from prison, hatches a plan for a million-dollar jewel heist and draws a wealthy lawyer and a cherry-picked trio of outlaws into his carefully devised but inevitably doomed scheme"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Asphalt jungle (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Harold Rosson ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Randall Duell ; film editor, George Boemler ; music by Miklos Rozsa
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A78 2016
PerformerNote
Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Marilyn Monroe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1893-1976
  • 1909-1992
  • 1895-1988
  • 1907-1995
  • 1895-1960
  • 1916-1986
  • 1895-1956
  • 1923-1977
  • 1921-2009
  • 1891-1984
  • 1907-1991
  • 1910-2005
  • 1908-1991
  • 1926-1962
  • 1899-1982
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  • Huston, John
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Maddow, Ben
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Boemler, George
  • Gibbons, Cedric
  • Duell, Randall
  • Hayden, Sterling
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Hagen, Jean
  • Whitmore, James
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • McIntire, John
  • Lawrence, Marc
  • Kelley, Barry
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Burnett, W. R.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
112
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
847
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  • Jewel thieves
  • Jewelry theft
  • Ex-convicts
Technique
live action
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on the novel by W.R. Burnett
  • 1.37:1 aspect ratio
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2004 by film historian Drew Casper, featuring recordings of actor James Whitmore; new interviews with film noir historian Eddie Muller and cinematographer John Bailey; archival footage of writer-director John Huston discussing the film; Pharos of chaos, a 1983 documenary about actor Sterlin Haydon; episode of the television program City lights from 1979 featuring John Huston; audio excerpts of archival interviews with Huston; excerpts from footage of the 1983 AFI lifetime achievement award ceremony honoring Huston, featuring actor Sam Jaffe and the filmmaker; trailer; insert essay by critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 folded insert (color illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
ocn961480805
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781681432397
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
715515190619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2711BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)961480805
System details
Blu-ray, region A ; full frame (1.37:1 screen ratio); uncompressed monaural
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The asphalt jungle, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on the novel by W.R. Burnett
  • 1.37:1 aspect ratio
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2004 by film historian Drew Casper, featuring recordings of actor James Whitmore; new interviews with film noir historian Eddie Muller and cinematographer John Bailey; archival footage of writer-director John Huston discussing the film; Pharos of chaos, a 1983 documenary about actor Sterlin Haydon; episode of the television program City lights from 1979 featuring John Huston; audio excerpts of archival interviews with Huston; excerpts from footage of the 1983 AFI lifetime achievement award ceremony honoring Huston, featuring actor Sam Jaffe and the filmmaker; trailer; insert essay by critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 folded insert (color illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
ocn961480805
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781681432397
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
715515190619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2711BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)961480805
System details
Blu-ray, region A ; full frame (1.37:1 screen ratio); uncompressed monaural
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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