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The Resource Witness for the prosecution, Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (DVD)

Witness for the prosecution, Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (DVD)

Label
Witness for the prosecution
Title
Witness for the prosecution
Statement of responsibility
Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband. The web of intrigue is finally unwoven in a shocking, chilling conclusion
Cataloging source
VC@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Harlan; editor, Daniel Mandell; music, Ernest Gold
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, John Williams, Una O'Connor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1914-1958
  • 1899-1962
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
  • Christie, Agatha
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1957 by United Artists as a motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Agatha Christie
  • Closed captioned
Control code
ocm48584757
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9780792851660
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002744
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-1934
System details
DVD
Label
Witness for the prosecution, Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; produced by Arthur Hornblow ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1957 by United Artists as a motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Agatha Christie
  • Closed captioned
Control code
ocm48584757
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9780792851660
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1002744
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-1934
System details
DVD

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