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The big house

Author: George W HillChester MorrisWallace BeeryLewis StoneLeila HyamsAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, [2009]
Series: Archive collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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All the conventions of Hollywood prison films are set in this first major men-behind-bars picture about a vicious killer and his cellmates planning to break out of an overcrowded prison.
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Genre/Form: Prison films
Feature films
Fiction films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George W Hill; Chester Morris; Wallace Beery; Lewis Stone; Leila Hyams; Robert Montgomery; Frances Marion; Joseph W Farnham; Martin Flavin; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Cosmopolitan Productions.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 433074532
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1930.
Credits: Photography, Harold Wenstrom ; editor, Blanche Sewell.
Cast: Chester Morris, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, Leila Hyams, Robert Montgomery, George F. Marion, J.C. Nugent.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, NTSC, Dolby Digital Mono.; "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives"--Container.
Series Title: Archive collection.
Other Titles: Big house (Motion picture : 1930)
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a Cosmopolitan production ; directed by George Hill ; story and dialogue by Frances Marion ; additional dialogue by Joe Farnham, Martin Flavin.

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All the conventions of Hollywood prison films are set in this first major men-behind-bars picture about a vicious killer and his cellmates planning to break out of an overcrowded prison.

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