The Resource Act of violence, Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by William H. Wright ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; story by Collier Young ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Ricahrd Brooks ; story by Leonard Spigelgass ; directed by John Sturges, (videorecording)

Act of violence, Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by William H. Wright ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; story by Collier Young ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Ricahrd Brooks ; story by Leonard Spigelgass ; directed by John Sturges, (videorecording)

Label
Act of violence
Title
Act of violence
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by William H. Wright ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; story by Collier Young ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Ricahrd Brooks ; story by Leonard Spigelgass ; directed by John Sturges
Title variation
Film noir classic collection
Title variation remainder
10 timeless suspense thrillers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Act of violence: Ex-World War II pilot Frank Enley is a respected contractor and family man. Then his troubled, gimp-legged bombardier shows up with a gun and a score to settle. Perhaps neither man is what he seems to be
  • Mystery street: Vivian is being brushed off by her rich, married boyfriend. To confront him, she hijacks Henry Shanway and his car from Boston to Cape Cod. Once there, she strands Henry. Months later, a skeleton is found on a lonely Cape Cod beach. Using the macabre expertise of Harvard forensic specialist Dr. McAdoo, Lt. Pete Morales must work back from bones to find the victim's identity and killer
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, French subtitles; closed-captioned, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.F54
LC item number
A28 2007
PerformerNote
  • Act of violence cast: Van Heflin, Robert Ryan, Janet Leigh, Mary Astor, Phyllis Thaxter
  • Mystery street cast: Ricardo Montalban, Sally Forrest, Bruce Bennett, Elsa Lanchester, Marshall Thompson
Runtime
175
Series statement
Film noir classic collection double feature
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Act of violence, Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by William H. Wright ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; story by Collier Young ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Ricahrd Brooks ; story by Leonard Spigelgass ; directed by John Sturges, (videorecording)
Label
Act of violence, Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by William H. Wright ; screenplay by Robert L. Richards ; story by Collier Young ; directed by Fred Zinnemann. Mystery street / Turner Entertainment Co. ; MGM presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Frank E. Taylor ; screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Ricahrd Brooks ; story by Leonard Spigelgass ; directed by John Sturges, (videorecording)
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Publication
Note
  • CPL DVD#
  • Title from container
  • Act of violence originally released as a motion picture in 1948; Mystery street originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Special features: Film historian commentaries by Dr. Drew Casper on 'Act of violence' and Alain Silver and Elizabeth Ward on 'Mystery street;' new featurettes "Act of violence: dealing with the devil" and "Mystery street: murder at Harvard;" theatrical trailers
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Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Act of violence (82 min.) -- Mystery street (93 min.)
Control code
ocn156887800
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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Extent
1 videodisc (175 min)
Isbn
9781419851216
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569797901
  • 085391150206
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 79790
  • 115020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781419851216
  • (OCoLC)156887800
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD

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