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The black book

Author: Robert CummingsRichard BasehartRichard HartArlene DahlWilliam Cameron MenziesAll authors
Publisher: Narberth, PA : Alpha Video Distributors, [2003]
Series: Alpha video classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the late 18th century, Maximilen Robespierre threatens to seize power as France's new dictator during the French Revolution. Meanwhile, a freedom fighter, posing as a prosecutor, seeks to maintain his trust while secretly trying to destroy him and his allies.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Film noir
Historical films
History
Named Person: Maximilien Robespierre; Maximilien Robespierre
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Cummings; Richard Basehart; Richard Hart; Arlene Dahl; William Cameron Menzies; Anthony Mann; Philip Yordan; Aeneas MacKenzie; Eagle-Lion Films, Inc.; Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc.; Alpha Video Distributors.
OCLC Number: 54017060
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Full screen (1.37:1 aspect ratio).
Credits: Music, Sol Kaplan ; director of photography, John Alton ; film editor, Fred Allen.
Cast: Robert Cummings, Richard Basehart, Richard Hart, Arlene Dahl.
Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Alpha video classics.
Other Titles: Reign of terror
Responsibility: Eagle Lion Films ; Walter Wanger Pictures, Inc. presents ; story and screenplay by Philip Yordan and Aeneas MacKenzie ; produced by William Cameron Menzies ; directed by Anthony Mann.

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In the late 18th century, Maximilen Robespierre threatens to seize power as France's new dictator during the French Revolution. Meanwhile, a freedom fighter, posing as a prosecutor, seeks to maintain his trust while secretly trying to destroy him and his allies.

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