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In cold blood / written for the screen and directed by Richard Brooks.

Brooks, Richard, 1912-1992 (screenwriter,, film director.). Blake, Robert, 1933- (actor.). Wilson, Scott, 1942- (actor.). Capote, Truman, 1924-1984 Motion picture adaptation of (work): In cold blood. (Added Author). Columbia Pictures Corporation (production company.). Robert Blake, Scott Wilson. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs) ; 781.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library BLU INC #485 (Text) 70621000210356 BLU-RAY Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1681430649
  • ISBN: 9781681430645
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet.
  • Distributor: [Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, c[2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1967.
Widescreen (2.35:1).
Special features: New interview with cinematographer John Bailey about director of photography Conrad Hall's work in the film; New interview with film historian Bobbie O'Steen on the film's editing; New interview with film critic and jazz historian Gary Giddins about Quincy Jones's music for the film; New interview with writer Douglass K. Daniel on director Richard Brook; Interview with Brooks from a 1988 episode of the French television series "Cinéma cinémas"; "With love from Truman", a short 1966 documentary featuring novelist Truman Capote, directed by Albert and David Maysles; Two archival NBC interviews with Capote: one following the author on a 1966 visit to Holcomb, Kansas, and the other conducted by Barbara Walters in 1967; Trailer; Plus: an essay by critic Chris Fujiwara.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Conrad Hall ; music, Quincy Jones.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robert Blake, Scott Wilson.
Summary, etc.:
A hard-hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money. Based on the novel by Truman Capote.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: R.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray; 5.1 surround DTS-HD; requires Blu-ray player.
Subject: Capote, Truman, 1924-1984 > Film adaptations.
Smith, Perry > Drama.
Hickock, Richard Eugene, 1931-1965 > Drama.
Murder > Kansas > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Crime films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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