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The treasure of the Sierra Madre

Author: John Huston; Henry Blanke; B Traven; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Publisher: Pyrmont, N.S.W : Warner Bros. Entertainment, ©2008.
Series: Award-winners.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fred C. Dobbs and Bob Curtin, both down on their luck in Tampico, Mexico in 1925, meet up with a grizzled prospector named Howard and decide to join with him in search of gold in the wilds of central Mexico. Through enormous difficulties, they eventually succeed in finding gold, but bandits, the elements, and most especially greed threaten to turn their success into disaster.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Huston; Henry Blanke; B Traven; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
OCLC Number: 214280218
Language Note: In English and Italian (Dolby 1.0), with optional subtitles available in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Arabic, Romanian, Dutch, and English and Italian for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Catalogued from container.
Based on the novel by B. Traven.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1948.
Special features: commentary by author Eric Lax ; "Discovering treasure: the story of the treasure of the Sierra Madre" featurette ; cast & crew ; awards ; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Directed by John Huston ; screenplay by John Huston ; produced by Henry Blanke.
Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Hold, Bruce Bennett.
Awards: Won Academy Awards in 1949 for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Walter Huston), Best Director (John Huston), Best Writing, Screenplay ; won Golden Globes in 1949 for Best Motion Picture - Drama, Best Motion Picture Director (John Huston), Best Supporting Actor (Walter Huston).
Target Audience: PG - Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers.
Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD dual layer ; 1.37:1 aspect ratio ; 4:3 transfer ; encoded for region 4 ; PAL.
Series Title: Award-winners.
Responsibility: [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; directed by John Huston.

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Fred C. Dobbs and Bob Curtin, both down on their luck in Tampico, Mexico in 1925, meet up with a grizzled prospector named Howard and decide to join with him in search of gold in the wilds of central Mexico. Through enormous difficulties, they eventually succeed in finding gold, but bandits, the elements, and most especially greed threaten to turn their success into disaster.

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