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

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

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
  • 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
Language note
English dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Narrator: Alec Baldwin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nasr, Constantine
  • Crawford, Michael
  • Baldwin, Alec
  • New Wave Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
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."
  • Issued as part of a 6 title boxed set entitle: Warner Bros. Picture Gangsters Collection vol. 4
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
261345913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: ISBN 1419873512 (boxed set) & 9781419873515 (boxed set)
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
  • 883929022854
  • 883929023035
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
  • 1000039300
  • 3000017760
  • 3000017722
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen (matted, enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., dual-layer
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
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."
  • Issued as part of a 6 title boxed set entitle: Warner Bros. Picture Gangsters Collection vol. 4
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
261345913
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: ISBN 1419873512 (boxed set) & 9781419873515 (boxed set)
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
  • 883929022854
  • 883929023035
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
  • 1000039300
  • 3000017760
  • 3000017722
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen (matted, enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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