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Murder, my sweet / RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced by Adrian Scott ; directed by Edward Dmytryk.

Paxton, John, 1911-1985 (Added Author). Scott, Adrian, 1912-1973 (Added Author). Dmytryk, Edward. (Added Author). Powell, Dick, 1904-1963 (Added Author). Trevor, Claire, 1909-2000 (Added Author). Shirley, Anne, 1918-1993 (Added Author). Kruger, Otto, 1885-1974 (Added Author). Douglas, Donald, 1905-1945 (Added Author). Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 (Added Author). Williams, Bob. (Added Author). Silver, Alain, 1947- (Added Author). RKO Radio Pictures. (Added Author). Turner Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD VINTAGE MUR (Text) 34304000401428 Adult - DVD Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch DVD MURD (Text) 39391100139714 DVD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD MURDER (DRAMA) (Text) 39206020403455 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD DRAMA (Text) 30403001446061 DVD - Drama Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780646703
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Turner Home Entertainment ; 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1945.
Based upon the novel: Farewell my lovely / by Raymond Chandler. From a story by Bob Williams.
Special features: commentary by author/film-noir specialist Alain Silver; theatrical trailer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cast: Dick Powell, Claire Trevor, Anne Shirley, Otto Kruger, Don Douglas.
Summary, etc.:
A down-on-his-luck private detective searches for an ex-convict's missing girlfriend and finds himself in a dark world of mayhem and murder.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, standard version; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Subject: Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Private investigators > California > Los Angeles > Fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Film noir.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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