The Resource The lemon drop kid, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield, (videorecording)

The lemon drop kid, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield, (videorecording)

Label
The lemon drop kid
Title
The lemon drop kid
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield
Title variation
Damon Runyon's The lemon drop kid
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A small-time con artist, nicknamed for his favorite candy, gets in over his head when he swindles a tough gangster out of some gambling profits. The Kid concocts a scheme to pay back the money by Christmas, by tricking his pals into dressing up as Santas and collecting money for a made-up charity
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Story by Edmund Beloin ; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; songs by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L46 2010
PerformerNote
Lloyd Nolan, Marilyn Maxwell, William Frawley, Bob Hope
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1972
  • 1910-1964
  • 1911-2003
  • 1918-2005
  • 1903-2003
  • 1880-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lanfield, Sidney
  • Welch, Robert
  • Hartmann, Edmund L.
  • O'Brien, Robert
  • Tashlin, Frank
  • Hope, Bob
  • Maxwell, Marilyn
  • Nolan, Lloyd
  • Runyon, Damon
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
  • Freemantle Media Enterprises
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Horse racing
  • Horse racing
  • Swindlers and swindling
Technique
live action
Label
The lemon drop kid, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on Damon Runyon's The lemon drop kid
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn694374233
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF 12177
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)694374233
System details
DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital mono, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The lemon drop kid, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on Damon Runyon's The lemon drop kid
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn694374233
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF 12177
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)694374233
System details
DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital mono, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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