Access, holdings & availability
- Standard version.
- [United States] : Turner Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2004.
- Film Noir Classic Collection
1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
- Homes, Geoffrey, 1902-1977 -- Film adaptations.
Private investigators -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
- English dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
- System details:
- : DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono.
- Former private detective Jeff Bailey is trying to lead a quiet life, but his past comes back to haunt him and he finds himself framed for murder.
- Robert Mitchum, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming, Jane Greer, Richard Webb, Steve Brodie, Dickie Moore.
- Director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; editor, Samuel E. Beetley ; music, Roy Webb.
- Issued in slipcase with title: Film Noir Classic Collection: 5 Timeless suspense thrillers
Originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
Based on the novel Build my gallows high by Geoffrey Homes (Daniel Mainwaring).
Special features: commentary by author/film-noir specialist James Ursini.
- Local notes:
- Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
- Tourneur, Jacques, 1904-1977. , Director
Duff, Warren, 1904-1973. , Producer
Mitchum, Robert. , Actor
Douglas, Kirk, 1916- , Actor
Fleming, Rhonda, 1922- , Actor
Webb, Roy, 1888-1982. , Composer
Homes, Geoffrey, 1902-1977. , Author, Screenwriter
RKO Radio Pictures, inc. , Producer
Turner Home Entertainment (Firm) , Distributor
Warner Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
- Related Work:
- Homes, Geoffrey, 1902-1977., Author, Screenwriter Build my gallows high.
- Publisher no.:
T6759 Warner Home Video
- Web link:
- The Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund Home Page