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The big sleep [videorecording (DVD)]
The big sleep [videorecording (DVD)]

Publication Information:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (230 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note (Repeatable):
From the novel by Raymond Chandler. Originally released as a motion picture in 1946. Also issued as part of the box set: Bogie & Bacall the signature collection. Special features: Side A & B. Cast & crew filmographies; "'The big sleep': 1945/1946 comparisons" documentary with UCLA archivist Robert Gitt analyzing differences between versions; Behind the scenes; Theatrical trailer. Side B. 1945 pre release version containing an additional 18 minutes which were reshot or deleted.
Side A: 1946 theatrical version -- Side B: 1945 pre release version.
Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby digital mono.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
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