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Title They live by night [videorecording] / Turner Entertainment Co. ; RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents a Dore Schary presentation ; produced by John Houseman ; screenplay by Charles Schnee ; adaptation by Nicholas Ray ; directed by Nicholas Ray.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2007]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Film noir classic collection double feature
Film noir classic collection double feature.
System Details DVD.
Note Title from container.
Performer Cathy O'Donnell, Farley Granger, Howard da Silva, Jay C. Flippen, William Phipps, Ian Wolfe, Helen Craig.
Note Based on the novel "Thieves like us" by Edward Anderson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1948.
Summary Three prisoners flee from a state prison farm in Mississippi. Among them is 23-years-young Bowie, who spent the last seven years in prison and now hopes to be able to prove his innocence or retire to a home in the mountains and live in peace together with his new love, Kitty. But his criminal companions persuade him to participate in several heists, and soon the police believe him to be their leader and go after "Bowie the Kid" harder than ever.
With: Issued with: Side Street.
Note Special features: Commentaries by Farley Grange and film historian Eddie Muller on 'They live by night' and historian/critic Richard Schickel on 'Side street;' new featurettes: "They live by night: the twisted road" and "Side street: where temptation lurks;" 'Side street' theatrical trailer.
Language In English with optional French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Prisons -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Ex-convicts -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Mississippi -- Drama.
Added Author Schary, Dore.
Houseman, John.
Schnee, Charles, 1916-1962.
Ray, Nicholas, 1911-1979.
O'Donnell, Cathy, 1925-1970.
Granger, Farley.
Da Silva, Howard, 1909-1986.
Flippen, Jay C., 1899-1971.
Phipps, William, 1922-
Wolfe, Ian, 1896-1992.
Craig, Helen.
Anderson, Edward, 1905-1969. Thieves like us.
Turner Entertainment Co.
RKO Radio Pictures.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419851241
Standard No. 085391150275

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