The Resource The Black Dahlia, Millennium Films ; Signature Films ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; Signature Pictures ; produced by Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant, Art Linson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording)

The Black Dahlia, Millennium Films ; Signature Films ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; Signature Pictures ; produced by Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant, Art Linson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording)

Label
The Black Dahlia
Title
The Black Dahlia
Statement of responsibility
Millennium Films ; Signature Films ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; Signature Pictures ; produced by Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant, Art Linson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman ; directed by Brian De Palma
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police department. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; editor, Bill Pankow ; music, Mark Isham ; costume desiger, Jenny Beavan ; production designer, Dante Ferretti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, some grisly images, sexual content and language
Language note
English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.D4
LC item number
B5335 2006
PerformerNote
Josh Harnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Mia Kirshner, Mike Starr, Fiona Shaw, Patrick Fischler, James Otis, John Kavanagh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1984-
  • 1976-
  • 1950-
  • 1958-
  • 1950-
  • 1943-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Rudy
  • Diamant, Moshe
  • Linson, Art
  • Friedman, Josh
  • De Palma, Brian
  • Hartnett, Josh
  • Johansson, Scarlett
  • Eckhart, Aaron
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Kirshner, Mia
  • Starr, Mike
  • Shaw, Fiona
  • Fischler, Patrick
  • Otis, James
  • Kavanagh, John
  • Zsigmond, Vilmos
  • Pankow, Bill
  • Isham, Mark
  • Beavan, Jenny
  • Ferretti, Dante
  • Ellroy, James
  • Millennium Films
  • Signature Films (Firm)
  • Nu Image (Firm)
  • Davis Films (Firm)
  • Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short, Elizabeth
  • Police
  • Murder
  • Mutilation
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Policía
  • Asesinato
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Black Dahlia, Millennium Films ; Signature Films ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; Signature Pictures ; produced by Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant, Art Linson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by James Ellroy
  • Special features: "Reality and fiction: the story of 'The Black Dahlia; " the case file; the De Palma touch presented by Volkswagen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm74496244
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc [122 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192918025
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61029180
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 873743
  • (Sirsi) o74496244
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Black Dahlia, Millennium Films ; Signature Films ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; Signature Pictures ; produced by Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant, Art Linson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by James Ellroy
  • Special features: "Reality and fiction: the story of 'The Black Dahlia; " the case file; the De Palma touch presented by Volkswagen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm74496244
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc [122 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192918025
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61029180
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 873743
  • (Sirsi) o74496244
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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