Franklin: Record - Witness for the prosecution [videorecording] / Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus.

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Witness for the prosecution [videorecording] / Edward Small presents ; an Arthur Hornblow production Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus.

Edition:
Widescreen ed.
Publication:
Santa Monica, CA ; MGM Home Entertainment, c2001.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976 -- Film adaptations.
Legal drama.
Form/Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Language:
English and French soundtracks; subtitles in French and Spanish.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
System details:
: DVD; Dolby digital mono.
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.
Participant:
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, John Williams, Una O'Connor.
Credits:
Director of photography, Russell Harlan; film editor, Daniel Mandell; musical score, Marty Malneck; music conducted by Ernest Gold.
Notes:
Based on the novel by Agatha Christie.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1957.
Special feature: original theatrical trailer.
Contributor:
Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002. , Screenwriter,
Hornblow, Arthur, 1893-1976. , Producer
Small, Edward. , Producer
Marcus, Larry. , Adapter
Kurnitz, Harry. , Screenwriter
Power, Tyrone, 1914-1958 , Actor
Dietrich, Marlene. , Actor
Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962. , Actor
Malneck, Marty. , Composer
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976. , Author
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. , Producer
MGM Home Entertainment Inc. , Distributor
Related Work:
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976., Author Witness for the prosecution.
ISBN:
0792851668
Publisher no.:
027616869425
1002744 MGM Home Entertainment