The big sleep
Title
The big sleep

ISBN
9781419817649

Publication Information
Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2006.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format.
 
Based on the novel by Raymond Chandler.
 
Originally released as a motion picture in 1946.
 
Features: documentary "The big sleep camparisons 1945/1946" with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt analyzing differences between versions, theatrical trailer.

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

Reading Level
MPAA rating: Not rated.

Personal Subject
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959-Film and video adaptations.

Subject
Murder -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Private investigators -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Mystery films.
 
Film adaptations -- Video recordings.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
 
Feature films.
 
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962
 
Brackett, Leigh.
 
Furthman, Jules.
 
Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977.
 
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957.
 
Bacall, Lauren, 1924-
 
Ridgley, John, 1909-1968.
 
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971.
 
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959.

Added Corporate Author
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
 
First National Pictures.
 
Turner Entertainment Co.
 
Warner Home Video (Firm)


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