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Beat the devil

Author: John HustonHumphrey BogartJennifer JonesGina LollobrigidaRobert MorleyAll authors
Publisher: La Crosse, WI : Platinum Disc Corp., ©2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Collector's edView all editions and formats
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An offbeat tale of adventure and suspense involving the passengers on a steamer who attempt to outfox each other for illegal control of a parcel of land in East Africa believed to be rich with uranium deposits.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Comedies
Caper drama
Parodies
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Huston; Humphrey Bogart; Jennifer Jones; Gina Lollobrigida; Robert Morley; Peter Lorre; Truman Capote; Claud Cockburn; Columbia Pictures Corporation.; Platinum Disc Corporation.
OCLC Number: 53090174
Notes: Based on the novel: Beat the Devil / by James Helvick [i.e. Claud Cockburn].
Videodisc release of the 1954 motion picture.
Credits: Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music, Franco Mannino.
Performer(s): Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida, Robert Morley, Peter Lorre.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital, digitally mastered.
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures ; a Santana-Romulus production in association with Rizzoli-Haggiag ; screenplay by Truman Capote and John Huston ; directed by John Huston.

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An offbeat tale of adventure and suspense involving the passengers on a steamer who attempt to outfox each other for illegal control of a parcel of land in East Africa believed to be rich with uranium deposits.

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