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The Resource The Maltese Falcon, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; First National Pictures ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Henry Blanke ; screen play by John Huston ; directed by John Huston

The Maltese Falcon, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; First National Pictures ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Henry Blanke ; screen play by John Huston ; directed by John Huston

Label
The Maltese Falcon
Title
The Maltese Falcon
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; First National Pictures ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Henry Blanke ; screen play by John Huston ; directed by John Huston
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Conductor
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Maltese falcon (Motion picture : 1931)
  • Maltese falcon (Motion picture : 1941)
  • Satan met a lady (Motion picture : 1936)
Credits note
Director of photography, Arthur Edeson ; dialogue director, Robert Foulk ; film editor, Thomas Richards ; art director, Robert Haas ; gowns by Orry-Kelly; music by Adolph Deutsch ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein. Maltese Falcon (1931): photography, William Rees ; edited by George Marks ; wardrobe by Earl Luick ; Vitaphone Orchestra conducted by Leo F. Forbstein. Satan met a lady: ; photography, Arthur Edeson; dialogue director, Gene Lewis ; art director, Max Parker ; film editor, Warren Low ; gowns by Orry-Kelly
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M25674 2006
PerformerNote
  • Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick, Sydney Greenstreet, Ward Bond, Jerome Cowan, Elisha Cook, Jr., James Burke, Murray Alper, John Hamilton
  • Maltese Falcon (1931): Bebe Daniels, Ricardo Cortez, Dudley Digges, Una Merkel, Robert Elliott, Thelma Todd, Otto Matieson, Walter Long, Dwight Frye, J. Farrell MacDonald
  • Satan met a lady: Bette Davis, Warren William, Alison Skipworth, Arthur Treacher, Marie Wilson, Winifred Shaw, Porter Hall, Olin Howland, Charles Wilson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1986
  • 1901-1981
  • 1906-1987
  • 1891-1970
  • 1899-1946
  • 1899-1957
  • 1897-1980
  • 1906-1987
  • 1904-1954
  • 1902-1969
  • 1901-1982
  • 1903-1960
  • 1897-1972
  • 1886-1968
  • 1904-1984
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  • 1893-1961
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  • 1904-2003
  • 1894-1961
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  • Wallis, Hal B.
  • Blanke, Henry
  • Huston, John
  • Edeson, Arthur
  • Richards, Thomas
  • Bogart, Humphrey
  • Deutsch, Adolph
  • Astor, Mary
  • George, Gladys
  • Lorre, Peter
  • MacLane, Barton
  • Patrick, Lee
  • Greenstreet, Sydney
  • Bond, Ward
  • Cowan, Jerome
  • Cook, Elisha
  • Burke, James
  • Alper, Murray
  • Hamilton, John
  • Del Ruth, Roy
  • Fulton, Maude
  • Holmes, Brown
  • Rees, William
  • Marks, George
  • Daniels, Bebe
  • Cortez, Ricardo
  • Digges, Dudley
  • Merkel, Una
  • Elliott, Robert
  • Todd, Thelma
  • Matiesen, Otto
  • Long, Walter
  • Frye, Dwight
  • MacDonald, J. Farrell
  • Dieterle, William
  • Low, Warren
  • Davis, Bette
  • William, Warren
  • Skipworth, Alison
  • Treacher, Arthur
  • Wilson, Marie
  • Shaw, Winifred
  • Hall, Porter
  • Howland, Olin
  • Wilson, Charles C.
  • Orry-Kelly
  • Forbstein, Leo F
  • Luick, Earl
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Vitaphone Corp
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
Series statement
Humphrey Bogart. The signature collection
Series volume
v. 2
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  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Spade, Sam (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Theft
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Asesinato
  • Estatuas
  • Private investigators
  • Spade, Sam (Fictitious character)
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Theft
  • United States
  • Spade, Sam (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Maltese Falcon, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; First National Pictures ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Henry Blanke ; screen play by John Huston ; directed by John Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Special features: Disc 1. Warner night at the movies 1941 short subjects gallery; Optional commentary by Eric Lax; Theatrical trailer. Disc 3. Makeup tests; Audio vault. 2/8/1943 Lux Radio broadcast; 9/20/1943 Screen Guild Theater broadcast; 7/3/1946 Academy Award Theater broadcast
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
Contents
  • Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. present ; a Warner Bros. picture ; directed by William Dieterle ; screen play by Brown Holmes
  • (74 min., 1936)
  • Disc 3, Bonus features.
  • The Maltese falcon : one magnificent bird
  • Becoming attractions : the trailers of Humphrey Bogart
  • hosted by Robert Osborne
  • Breakdowns of 1941 : studio blooper reel
  • Disc 1.
  • The Maltese falcon
  • (1941)
  • Disc 2.
  • The Maltese falcon
  • Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Roy Del Ruth ; screen play by Maude Fulton & Brown Holmes
  • (78 min., 1931);
  • Satan met a lady
Control code
ocm70243934
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Three-disc special ed. ; standard version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (100 min.)
Isbn
9781419814839
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569676015
  • 012569794887
  • 012569794894
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67601
  • 79488
  • 79489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70243934
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Maltese Falcon, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; First National Pictures ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Henry Blanke ; screen play by John Huston ; directed by John Huston
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel by Dashiell Hammett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Special features: Disc 1. Warner night at the movies 1941 short subjects gallery; Optional commentary by Eric Lax; Theatrical trailer. Disc 3. Makeup tests; Audio vault. 2/8/1943 Lux Radio broadcast; 9/20/1943 Screen Guild Theater broadcast; 7/3/1946 Academy Award Theater broadcast
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
Contents
  • Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. present ; a Warner Bros. picture ; directed by William Dieterle ; screen play by Brown Holmes
  • (74 min., 1936)
  • Disc 3, Bonus features.
  • The Maltese falcon : one magnificent bird
  • Becoming attractions : the trailers of Humphrey Bogart
  • hosted by Robert Osborne
  • Breakdowns of 1941 : studio blooper reel
  • Disc 1.
  • The Maltese falcon
  • (1941)
  • Disc 2.
  • The Maltese falcon
  • Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Roy Del Ruth ; screen play by Maude Fulton & Brown Holmes
  • (78 min., 1931);
  • Satan met a lady
Control code
ocm70243934
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Three-disc special ed. ; standard version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (100 min.)
Isbn
9781419814839
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569676015
  • 012569794887
  • 012569794894
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67601
  • 79488
  • 79489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70243934
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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