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The big sleep [videorecording] / Warner Bros. ; screenplay by William Faulkner, Leigh Brackett, and Jules Furthman ; produced and directed by Howard Hawks.

Contributor Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.

Imprint:[Santa Monica, CA] : Warner Home Video, c2000.

Description1 videodisc (230 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

Note:Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler.

Note:Originally released as a motion picture in 1946.

Note:Features include the 1945 "pre-release" version of this film on side B, a documentary entitled "The Big Sleep Comparisons" which is an analysis of scene differences between versions, the theatrical trailer, production notes, and scene access.

Target AudienceNot rated.

Note:In this hard boiled detective story, private eye Philip Marlowe gets caught up in a twisted tale of blackmail and murder.

Note : PerformerHumphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Martha Vickers, John Ridgely, Dorothy Malone.

System Details NotesDVD, Dolby Digital Mono.

Local Note :Faulkner is the 1949 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature

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Contributor
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.
Brackett, Leigh.
Furthman, Jules.
Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977.
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957.
Bacall, Lauren, 1924-2014.
Vickers, Martha, 1928-1971.
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Title:
The big sleep.
Series Statement
Buhl Library Video Collection.
Subject:
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 -- Film and video adaptations.
Subject:
Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
Detective and mystery films.
Film adaptations.
Feature Films.
Film noir.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Index Term - Genre/Form
Adaptation.
Black and white films.
Crime.
Detective and mystery films.
Film noir.
Thriller.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Other title
Big sleep comparisons.