Columbia Pictures film noir classics. III

Published 2012
Item Details

(My name is Julia Ross) "An unemployed London secretary is hired as a live-in assistant for an elderly woman but soon finds herself in a nightmarish situation"--Container.

Full screen and wide screen.
Publisher, Date:
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2012.
5 videodiscs (ca. 419 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated by MPAA.
Other Title:
Film noir classics. III [DVD]
Film noir classics. 3 [DVD]
Film noir classics. Three [DVD]
My name is Julia Ross (Motion picture)
Mob (Motion picture)
Drive a crooked road (Motion picture)
Tight spot (Motion picture)
Burglar (Motion picture : 1957)
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital monaural.
(My name is Julia Ross) Nina Foch, Dame May Whitty, George Macready, Roland Varno, Anita Bolster, Doris Lloyd.
(The mob) Broderick Crawford, Betty Buehler, Richard Kiley, Otto Hulett, Matt Crowley.
(Drive a crooked road) Mickey Rooney, Dianne Foster, Kevin McCarthy.
(Tight spot) Ginger Rogers, Edward G. Robinson, Brian Keith.
(The burglar) Dan Duryea, Jayne Mansfield, Martha Vickers, Peter Capell, Mickey Shaughnessy.
(My name is Julia Ross) Director of photography, Burnett Guffey; editor, Henry Batista.
(The mob) Director of photography, Joseph Walker; editor, Charles Nelson; musical director, Morris Stoloff; musical score, George Dunning.
(Drive a crooked road) Director of photography, Charles Lawton; editor, Jerome Thoms; musical director, Ross DiMaggio.
(Tight spot) Director of photography, Burnett Guffey; editor, Viola Lawrence; music, George Dunning, conducted by Morris Stoloff.
(The burglar) Director of photography, Don Malkames; editor, Herta Horn; music composed and conducted by Sol Kaplan.
Videodisc release of five motion pictures originally produced in 1945 ((My name is Julia Ross), 1951 (The mob), 1954 (Drive a crooked road), 1955 (Tight spot) and 1957 (The burglar).
My name is Julia Ross is based on the book The woman in red / by Anthony Gilbert. The mob is based on the Collier's magazine story Waterfront / by Ferguson Findley. Drive a crooked road is from a story by James Benson Nablo. Tight spot is based upon the play Dead pigeon by Lenard Kantor. The burglar is adapted from the novel The burglar / by David Goodis.
"Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, The Film Foundation and Turner Classic Movies partner on the third collection in the series ... fully restored and remastered"--Container.
Special features include scene stills and movie posters; Martin Scorsese introduces Drive a crooked road and The burglar.
Title from container.
Aspect ratio:1.33:1 (My name is Julia Ross and The mob); 1.85:1 (Drive a crooked road, Tight spot and The burglar).
In English.
My name is Julia Ross / Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Muriel Roy Bolton ; produced by Wallace Macdonald ; directed by Joseph H. Lewis (ca. 64 min.)
The mob / Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by William Bowers ; produced by Jerry Bresler ; directed by Robert Parrish (ca. 86 min.)
Drive a crooked road / Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Blake Edwards ; adaptation by Richard Quine ; produced by Jonie Taps ; directed by Richard Quine (ca. 83 min.)
Tight spot / Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by William Bowers ; produced by Lewis J. Rachmil ; directed by Phil Karlson (ca. 96 min.)
The burglar / Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by David Goodis ; produced by Louis W. Kellman ; directed by Paul Wendkos (ca. 90 min.).
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