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The Resource Hangmen also die!, Arnold Pressburger presents ; screenplay by John Wexley ; produced and directed by Fritz Lang

Hangmen also die!, Arnold Pressburger presents ; screenplay by John Wexley ; produced and directed by Fritz Lang

Label
Hangmen also die!
Title
Hangmen also die!
Statement of responsibility
Arnold Pressburger presents ; screenplay by John Wexley ; produced and directed by Fritz Lang
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Prague 1942. Following the assassination of Nazi "Reich Protector" Heydrich, Masha Novotny, a professor's daughter, hides the culprit in her parents' apartment. When the Gestapo take 400 people hostage in retaliation, Masha's father is among those arrested. The assassin, surgeon Dr. Svoboda, manages to escape. As they search for him the Gestapo also train their sights on Masha
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, James Wong Howe ; editor, Gene Fowler, Jr. ; music, Hanns Eisler ; adaptation and original story, Bert Brecht, Fritz Lang
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with some German; optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Brian Donlevy, Walter Brennan, Anna Lee, Gene Lockhart, Dennis O'Keefe, Alexander Granach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1985
  • 1890-1976
  • 1885-1951
  • 1894-1974
  • 1913-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wexley, John
  • Lang, Fritz
  • Pressburger, Arnold
  • Donlevy, Brian
  • Brennan, Walter
  • Lee, Anna
  • Cohen Media Group
  • E1 Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
134
Series statement
Cohen film collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Germans
  • Anti-Nazi movement
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Anti-Nazi movement
  • Germans
  • Underground movements, War
  • Czech Republic
  • Czechoslovakia
Technique
live action
Label
Hangmen also die!, Arnold Pressburger presents ; screenplay by John Wexley ; produced and directed by Fritz Lang
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1943
  • Restored in 2012 by the Restoration Department Pinewood Studios UK
  • 1.33:1 aspect ratio
  • Special features: a 2014 commentary soundtrack with Richard Peña; Story of a hangman: Robert Gerwath on Reinhard Heydrich (2014); 1942 German newsreel; Restoration before and after comparison; 2014 theatrical re-release trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn885813123
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9781417239320
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952739890
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CMG-DV-7398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)885813123
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; 4:3 presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hangmen also die!, Arnold Pressburger presents ; screenplay by John Wexley ; produced and directed by Fritz Lang
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1943
  • Restored in 2012 by the Restoration Department Pinewood Studios UK
  • 1.33:1 aspect ratio
  • Special features: a 2014 commentary soundtrack with Richard Peña; Story of a hangman: Robert Gerwath on Reinhard Heydrich (2014); 1942 German newsreel; Restoration before and after comparison; 2014 theatrical re-release trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn885813123
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9781417239320
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952739890
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CMG-DV-7398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)885813123
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; 4:3 presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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