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Title The asphalt jungle [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a John Huston production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Ben Maddow and John Huston ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by John Huston.

Edition Blu-ray edition.
Imprint [United States] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2016.
Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]
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 95th Street Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F ASPHAL    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F ASPHAL    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical rda
digital optical monaural rda
video file Blu-Ray region 1 rda
Motion picture.
Series The Criterion collection ; 847
Criterion collection ; 847.
System Details Blu-ray, region A ; full frame (1.37:1 screen ratio); uncompressed monaural.
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Note Originally released in 1950.
Cast Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Marilyn Monroe.
Credits Director of photography, Harold Rosson ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Randall Duell ; film editor, George Boemler ; music by Miklos Rozsa.
Summary In a smog-choked city somewhere in the American Midwest, an aging criminal mastermind, newly released from prison, hatches a plan for a million-dollar jewel heist and draws a wealthy lawyer and a cherry-picked trio of outlaws into his carefully devised but inevitably doomed scheme"--Container.
Audience Not rated.
Subject Jewel thieves -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Jewelry theft -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Ex-convicts -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Film noir.
Crime films.
Gangster films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Huston, John, 1906-1987, film director, screenwriter.
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976, film producer.
Maddow, Ben, 1909-1992, screenwriter.
Rosson, Harold, 1895-1988, director of photography.
Rózsa, Miklós, 1907-1995, composer (expression)
Boemler, George, editor of moving image work.
Gibbons, Cedric, 1895-1960, art director.
Duell, Randall, art director.
Hayden, Sterling, 1916-1986, actor.
Calhern, Louis, 1895-1956, actor.
Hagen, Jean, 1924-1977, actor.
Whitmore, James, 1921-2009, actor.
Jaffe, Sam, 1891-1984, actor.
McIntire, John, 1907-1991, actor.
Lawrence, Marc, 1910-2005, actor.
Kelley, Barry, 1908-1991, actor.
Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Burnett, W. R. (William Riley), 1899-1982. Asphalt jungle.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
ISBN 9781681432397
Standard No. 715515190619
Music No. CC2711BD Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
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