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Ernest Hemingway's the killers

Author: Anthony VeillerMark HellingerRobert SiodmakBurt LancasterAva GardnerAll authors
Publisher: [Universal City, CA] : Universal Studios Home Video, ©1998.
Series: Universal noir collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two professional killers invade a small town and kill a gas station attendant, who was expecting them. An insurance investigator pursues the case against the orders of his boss, who considers it trivial. Weaving together threads of the slain gas station attendant's life, the investigator uncovers a complex tale of treachery and crime, all linked with a gorgeous and mysterious woman.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film noir
Film adaptations
Named Person: Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Veiller; Mark Hellinger; Robert Siodmak; Burt Lancaster; Ava Gardner; Ernest Hemingway; Universal-International (Firm); Mark Hellinger Productions, Inc.; Universal Studios Home Video (Firm); Universal Pictures (Firm)
ISBN: 0783217528 9780783217529
OCLC Number: 39073069
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on: Killers / Ernest Hemingway.
Originally produced as motion picture by Universal Pictures, Inc. in 1946.
Preceded by ad and by the original theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Woody Bredell; art direction, Jack Otterson, Martin Obzina; film editor, Arthur Hilton; music, Miklos Rozsa.
Cast: Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Albert Dekker, Sam Levene, Virginia Christine, William Conrad, Jack Lambert, Jeff Corey.
Awards: Edgar Allan Poe Award, 1947: Best motion picture
Description: 1 videocassette (1 hr., 43 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; hi-fi, digitally recorded.
Series Title: Universal noir collection.
Other Titles: Killers (Motion picture : 1946)
Killers
Responsibility: Universal International ; [presented by] Mark Hellinger Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Anthony Veiller ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed by Robert Siodmak.

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Two professional killers invade a small town and kill a gas station attendant, who was expecting them. An insurance investigator pursues the case against the orders of his boss, who considers it trivial. Weaving together threads of the slain gas station attendant's life, the investigator uncovers a complex tale of treachery and crime, all linked with a gorgeous and mysterious woman.

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