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The Resource Dick Tracy returns, directed by William Witney, John English ; original screenplay, Barry Shipman [and others]

Dick Tracy returns, directed by William Witney, John English ; original screenplay, Barry Shipman [and others]

Label
Dick Tracy returns
Title
Dick Tracy returns
Statement of responsibility
directed by William Witney, John English ; original screenplay, Barry Shipman [and others]
Title variation
Ralph Byrd in Dick Tracy returns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pa Stark and his five criminal sons are holding America in a grip of terror. It is up to Dick Tracy and his G-Men to bring the ruthless Starks to justice
Cataloging source
SDE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, William Nobles ; editor, Helene Turner, Edward Todd
Dewey number
  • 791.42/73
  • 741.5
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D4733 2008
PerformerNote
Ralph Byrd, Lynn Roberts, Charles Middleton, Jerry Tucker, David Sharpe, Ned Glass
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2002
  • 1903-1969
  • 1912-1994
  • 1909-1952
  • 1919-1978
  • 1879-1949
  • 1926-
  • 1911-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Witney, William
  • English, John
  • Shipman, Barry
  • Byrd, Ralph
  • Roberts, Lynne
  • Middleton, Charles B.
  • Tucker, Jerry
  • Sharpe, David
  • Collins, Max Allan
  • Gould, Chester
  • Republic Pictures Corporation
  • Blair & Associates, Ltd
  • VCI Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
254
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tracy, Dick
  • Private investigators
  • Comic strip characters in motion pictures
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Film serials
Technique
live action
Label
Dick Tracy returns, directed by William Witney, John English ; original screenplay, Barry Shipman [and others]
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a 15-part serial in 1938 by Republic Pictures
  • Based on the cartoon strip by Chester Gould
  • Special features: introduction by author Max Allan Collins (disc. 1); 3 trailers (disc. 2)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. (chaplers 1-10) The sky wreckers -- The runway of death -- Handcuffed to doom -- Four seconds to live -- Death in the air -- Stolen secrets -- Tower of death. Part 2/Chapters 8-15. Cargo of destruction -- The clock of doom -- High voltage!
  • disc. 2. (chapters 11-15) The kidnapped witness -- The runaway torpedo -- Passengers to doom -- In the hands of the enemy -- G-men's dragnet
Control code
ocn316867516
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (254 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089859850325
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
8503
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316867516
  • (Sirsi)o316867516
System details
DVD (NTSC, all regions); full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dick Tracy returns, directed by William Witney, John English ; original screenplay, Barry Shipman [and others]
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a 15-part serial in 1938 by Republic Pictures
  • Based on the cartoon strip by Chester Gould
  • Special features: introduction by author Max Allan Collins (disc. 1); 3 trailers (disc. 2)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. (chaplers 1-10) The sky wreckers -- The runway of death -- Handcuffed to doom -- Four seconds to live -- Death in the air -- Stolen secrets -- Tower of death. Part 2/Chapters 8-15. Cargo of destruction -- The clock of doom -- High voltage!
  • disc. 2. (chapters 11-15) The kidnapped witness -- The runaway torpedo -- Passengers to doom -- In the hands of the enemy -- G-men's dragnet
Control code
ocn316867516
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (254 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
089859850325
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
8503
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316867516
  • (Sirsi)o316867516
System details
DVD (NTSC, all regions); full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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