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A slight case of murder

Author: Lloyd BaconEarl BaldwinJoseph SchrankEdward G RobinsonJane BryanAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Standard versionView all editions and formats
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Prohibition's ban on booze is over and bootlegger Remy Marco must make some changes and go legit. He finds that his ties to his former colleagues are holding him back. Furthermore, his daughter has fallen in love with a cop, and he can't get over his distrust of the police.
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Genre/Form: Farce
Drama
Feature films
Parody films
Screwball comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy films
Farces
Screwball comedy
Parody
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd Bacon; Earl Baldwin; Joseph Schrank; Edward G Robinson; Jane Bryan; Allen Jenkins; Ruth Donnelly; Willard Parker; Damon Runyon; Howard Lindsay; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); First National Pictures, Inc.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419825917 9781419825910
OCLC Number: 70280762
Language Note: English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the stage play by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1938.
Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1938" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel, Oscar®-nominated drama short "Declaration of independence," cartoon "The night watchman," trailers of "A slight case of murder" and "The dawn patrol"; featurette "Prohibition opens the floodgates"; commentary soundtrack by Robert Sklar.
Credits: Director of photography, Sid Hickox ; editor, James Gibbon ; music and lyrics by M.K. Jerome and Jack Scholl ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein.
Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Jane Bryan, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly, Willard Parker.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 85 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; a First National picture ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screen play by Earl Baldwin and Joseph Schrank.

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Prohibition's ban on booze is over and bootlegger Remy Marco must make some changes and go legit. He finds that his ties to his former colleagues are holding him back. Furthermore, his daughter has fallen in love with a cop, and he can't get over his distrust of the police.

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