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5 against the house

Author: Guy MadisonKim NovakBrian KeithStirling SilliphantJohn BarnwellAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, ©2009.
Series: Film noir classics, 1.; Collector's choice (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm))
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Caper films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Film noir
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Jack Finney; Jack Finney
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Guy Madison; Kim Novak; Brian Keith; Stirling Silliphant; John Barnwell; William Bowers; Phil Karlson; George Duning; Jack Finney; Columbia Pictures Corporation.; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1435965051 9781435965058
OCLC Number: 463333548
Language Note: English dialogue with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the story by Jack Finney.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
Includes original theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Lester White ; editor, Jerome Thoms ; music, George Duning.
Cast: Guy Madison, Kim Novak, Brian Keith, Alvy Moore, Kerwin Matthews, William Conrad, Jack Dimond, Jean Willes.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, Dolby Digital, anamorphic widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
Series Title: Film noir classics, 1.; Collector's choice (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm))
Other Titles: Five against the house
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant, William Bowers, John Barnwell ; produced by Stirling Silliphant and John Barnwell ; directed by Phil Karlson.
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Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious.

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