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The Resource Torrid zone, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Mark Hellinger ; original screen play by Richard Macaulay and Jerry Wald ; directed by William Keighley, (videorecording DVD)

Torrid zone, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Mark Hellinger ; original screen play by Richard Macaulay and Jerry Wald ; directed by William Keighley, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Torrid zone
Title
Torrid zone
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Mark Hellinger ; original screen play by Richard Macaulay and Jerry Wald ; directed by William Keighley
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Steve Case knows only one man who can shape up his troubled banana-republic plantation--fireball foreman Nick Butler. However, Nick is a little distracted when he meets a woman who can hold her own at a card table, especially if she's dealing
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, James Wong Howe ; film editor, Jack Killifer ; sound by Oliver S. Garretson ; art director, Ted Smith ; gowns by Howard Shoup ; special effects by Byron Haskin, H.F. Koenekamp ; music by Adolph Deutsch ; "Mi caballero" by M.K. Jerome and Jack Scholl ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, Pat O'Brien, Andy Devine, Helen Vinson, Jerome Cowan, George Tobias, George Reeves, Victor Kilian, Frank Puglia, John Ridgely, Grady Sutton, Paul Porcasi, Frank Yaconelli, Dick Boteler, Frank Mayo, Jack Mower, Paul Hurst, George Regas, Elvira Sanchez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1984
  • 1892-1978
  • 1899-1986
  • 1903-1947
  • 1909-1969
  • 1911-1962
  • 1897-1980
  • 1893-1977
  • 1903-1988
  • 1899-1986
  • 1915-1967
  • 1899-1983
  • 1905-1977
  • 1907-1999
  • 1897-1972
  • 1901-1980
  • 1914-1959
  • 1898-1979
  • 1892-1975
  • 1909-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keighley, William
  • Warner, Jack L.
  • Wallis, Hal B.
  • Hellinger, Mark
  • Macaulay, Richard
  • Wald, Jerry
  • Deutsch, Adolph
  • Jerome, M. K.
  • Scholl, Jack
  • Cagney, James
  • Sheridan, Ann
  • O'Brien, Pat
  • Devine, Andy
  • Vinson, Helen
  • Cowan, Jerome
  • Tobias, George
  • Reeves, George
  • Kilian, Victor
  • Puglia, Frank
  • Ridgley, John
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plantation owners
  • Plantation overseers
  • Card dealers
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Torrid zone, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Mark Hellinger ; original screen play by Richard Macaulay and Jerry Wald ; directed by William Keighley, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Also issued in a boxed set titled: James Cagney, the signature collection
  • Special features: Warner night at the movies 1940 ("Santa Fe Trail" theatrical trailer; Vintage newsreel; "Ozzie Nelson and his orchestra" musical short; "Pony Express days" historical short; "A wild hare" classic cartoon; "Torrid zone" theatrical trailer)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569796683
  • 012569796669
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
79668
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn123197824
  • (OCoLC)123197824
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Torrid zone, Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; associate producer, Mark Hellinger ; original screen play by Richard Macaulay and Jerry Wald ; directed by William Keighley, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Also issued in a boxed set titled: James Cagney, the signature collection
  • Special features: Warner night at the movies 1940 ("Santa Fe Trail" theatrical trailer; Vintage newsreel; "Ozzie Nelson and his orchestra" musical short; "Pony Express days" historical short; "A wild hare" classic cartoon; "Torrid zone" theatrical trailer)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569796683
  • 012569796669
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
79668
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn123197824
  • (OCoLC)123197824
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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