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The Resource The postman always rings twice, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (DVD)

The postman always rings twice, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (DVD)

Label
The postman always rings twice
Title
The postman always rings twice
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
Steamy tale of a drifter offered a job at a roadside diner by the owner, an easy-going older man. When the drifter and the owner's voluptuous wife fall in love, they plot to kill her husband and run away together
Related
Cataloging source
OWL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sidney Wagner ; editor, George White ; music, George Bassman
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English and French versions ; subtitles in English, French and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn, Leon Ames, Audrey Totter, Alan Reed
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1962
  • 1894-1969
  • 1903-1991
  • 1921-1995
  • 1891-1973
  • 1902-1993
  • 1907-1977
  • 1892-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garnett, Tay
  • Wilson, Carey
  • Ruskin, Harry
  • Busch, Niven
  • Turner, Lana
  • Garfield, John
  • Kellaway, Cecil
  • Cronyn, Hume
  • Ames, Leon
  • Reed, Alan
  • Cain, James M.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Crimes of passion
  • Love
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The postman always rings twice, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Standard version, presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
  • Special features include documentary profile The John Garfield story, introduction by film historian and author Richard Jewell, theatrical trailers of the original and the 1981 remake, and behind-the-scenes image gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm54060256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780790785899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADH-9898
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The postman always rings twice, [presented by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carey Wilson ; screen play by Harry Ruskin and Niven Busch ; directed by Tay Garnett, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Standard version, presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
  • Special features include documentary profile The John Garfield story, introduction by film historian and author Richard Jewell, theatrical trailers of the original and the 1981 remake, and behind-the-scenes image gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm54060256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780790785899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADH-9898
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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