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Island of doomed men / director, Charles Barton ; producer, Wallace MacDonald ; screenplay, Robert Hardy Andrews.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD ISLAND (DRAMA) (Text) 39206020729404 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (61 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Participant or Performer Note:
Peter Lorre, Rochelle Hudson, Robert Wilcox.
Summary, etc.:
Stephen Danel is the owner of Dead Man's Island, an off-the-radar colony which uses paroled convicts as slaves. Among Danel's slaves are his beautiful wife, Lorraine, a caged prisoner herself, and Siggy, his servant, trapped within a house and yard surrounded by an electric fence. Undercover agent Mark Sheldon gets sent to the island, as a paroled prisoner, and becomes trapped himself.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD ; mono ; fullscreen.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Slave labor > Drama.
Islands > Drama.
Diamond mines and mining > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)

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