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I am a fugitive from a chain gang

Author: Mervyn LeRoyPaul MuniGlenda FarrellHelen VinsonPreston FosterAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2005.
Series: Controversial classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"World War I is over. Johnny has come marching home. But there's little fanfare and no meaningful work for one war vet. There's only the desperate life of an unjustly convicted fugitive. Twice he is sentenced to a chain gang. Twice he escapes. They can put his hands and feet in irons, but not his will to be free"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Crime films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film noir
Films for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
DVD-Video discs
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mervyn LeRoy; Paul Muni; Glenda Farrell; Helen Vinson; Preston Foster; Howard J Green; Brown Holmes; Richard B Jewell; Robert Elliott Burns; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); Vitaphone Corp.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790796627 9780790796628
OCLC Number: 59824465
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1932.
Based on a novel by Robert Elliott Burns.
Credits: Editor, William Holmes ; photography, Sol Polito ; music conducted by Leo F. Forbstein, [performed by] Vitaphone Orchestra.
Cast: Paul Muni, Glenda Farrell, Helen Vinson, Preston Foster.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; standard version ; region 1 ; dual-layer disc ; Dolby Digital mono.
Contents: Special features: Commentary by film historian Richard B. Jewell ; vintage musical short '20,000 cheers for the chain gang' ; Theatrical trailer.
Series Title: Controversial classics.
Other Titles: 20,000 cheers for the chain gang.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures, inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. ; by Robert E. Burns ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy ; screenplay, Howard J. Green & Brown Holmes.

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"World War I is over. Johnny has come marching home. But there's little fanfare and no meaningful work for one war vet. There's only the desperate life of an unjustly convicted fugitive. Twice he is sentenced to a chain gang. Twice he escapes. They can put his hands and feet in irons, but not his will to be free"--Container.

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