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This gun for hire / Paramount Pictures ; produced by Richard Blumenthal ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and W.R. Burnett ; directed by Frank Tuttle.

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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Universal noir collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD THIS GUN FOR HIRE (Text) 34304000102646 Adult - DVD Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch DVD THIS (Text) 39391100083573 DVD Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL ENT THI (Text) 30419101457600 Video Disc Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417011610
  • ISBN: 9781417011612
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Videodisc release of the 1942 motion picture.
Adapted from a novel by Graham Greene.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake, Robert Preston, Laird Cregar.
Summary, etc.:
A hired-gun seeks revenge from a client that betrayed him.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full frame (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby 2.0 mono.
Language Note:
Subtitles in Spanish and French; closed-captioned.
Subject: Murder > Drama.
Murderers > Drama.
Crime > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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