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The Resource Public enemies : the golden age of the gangster film, written and directed by Constantine Nasr ; produced by Constantine Nasr & Michael Crawford ; New Wave Entertainment, (videorecording)

Public enemies : the golden age of the gangster film, written and directed by Constantine Nasr ; produced by Constantine Nasr & Michael Crawford ; New Wave Entertainment, (videorecording)

Label
Public enemies : the golden age of the gangster film
Title
Public enemies
Title remainder
the golden age of the gangster film
Statement of responsibility
written and directed by Constantine Nasr ; produced by Constantine Nasr & Michael Crawford ; New Wave Entertainment
Title variation
  • Golden age of the gangster film
  • Warner Bros. Pictures gangsters collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
As popular as the classic gangster movies were in their heyday, they still hold power over their audiences today. Explore the invention and development of the crime genre from the turn of the century to the silent era to the rise of the great Warner Bros. stars and directors. The films themselves and the influence they had on filmmakers all over the world and the artistic merit these defining classic films still warrant. Learn about the effect of Prohibition, Censorship, the Depression and World War II on the rise of criminality in society, and its subsequent reflection seen on-screen
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Carl Jordan ; camera, Adam Rehmeier, Paul Bernard
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P83 2008
PerformerNote
Narrator: Alec Baldwin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nasr, Constantine
  • Crawford, Michael
  • Baldwin, Alec
  • New Wave Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
106
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  • Gangster films
  • Crime films
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Prohibition
  • Motion pictures
  • Criminal behavior
Technique
live action
Label
Public enemies : the golden age of the gangster film, written and directed by Constantine Nasr ; produced by Constantine Nasr & Michael Crawford ; New Wave Entertainment, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: Mob of classic gangster-themed cartoons: "I like mountain music," "She was an acrobat's daughter," "Racketeer rabbit" and "Bugs and thugs."
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn261345913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9781419873515
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
LOR : 2009-04-03
Other control number
  • 883929022854
  • 883929023035
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • 1000039300
  • 3000017760
  • 3000017722
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)261345913
System details
DVD, widescreen (matted, enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Public enemies : the golden age of the gangster film, written and directed by Constantine Nasr ; produced by Constantine Nasr & Michael Crawford ; New Wave Entertainment, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: Mob of classic gangster-themed cartoons: "I like mountain music," "She was an acrobat's daughter," "Racketeer rabbit" and "Bugs and thugs."
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn261345913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9781419873515
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
LOR : 2009-04-03
Other control number
  • 883929022854
  • 883929023035
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • 1000039300
  • 3000017760
  • 3000017722
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)261345913
System details
DVD, widescreen (matted, enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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