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The death kiss / World Wide Pictures ; Library of Congress ; directed by Edwin L. Marin ; screenplay by Gordon Kahn and Barry Barringer ; produced by E.W. Hammons.

Marin, Edwin L., 1901-1951 (film director.). Kahn, Gordon, (screenwriter.). Barringer, Barry, 1888-1938 (screenwriter.). Hammons, E. W., 1882-1962 (film producer.). Lugosi, Bela, (actor.). Manners, David, 1901-1998 (actor.). Van Sloan, Ed. (Edward), 1882-1964 (actor.). St. Dennis, Madelon. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Death kiss. (Added Author). World Wide Pictures Limited. (Added Author). Library of Congress. (Added Author). Kino Classics (Firm), (film distributor.). Bela Lugosi, David Manners, Edward van Sloan, Adrienne Ames. (Cast).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD DEATH (DRAMA) (Text) 39206021084379 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (71 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]
  • Distributor: New York, NY : Kino Classics

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
Based on the novel by Madelon St. Dennis.
Special features: Mastered in HD from archival 33mm elements preserved by the Library of Congress; Includes original color sequences hand-tinted by Gustav Brock; audio commentary by film historian Richard Harland Smith.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographer, Norbert Brodine.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bela Lugosi, David Manners, Edward van Sloan, Adrienne Ames.
Summary, etc.:
While filming the closing scene of a movie, leading man Myles Brent is actually killed. Having played around with, or been married to, most of the women connected with the movie studio, there are lots of suspects. When leading lady Marcia Lane is arrested for the killing, her suiter, a studio writer, starts to investigate the murder in order to prove her innocence.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; fullscreen (1.33:1).
Subject: St. Dennis, Madelon > Film adaptations.
Digital recordings.
Actors > Death > Drama.
Murder > Investigation > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Crime films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films > United States.

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