Blackmail
    (1999, original release: 1927)

    Fiction

    DVD

    Call Numbers:
    DVD/DRAMA/BLACKMAIL
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PUBLISHED
Los Angeles, CA : Delta Entertainment Corp. : LaserLight DVD, [1999]
©1999
EDITION
Special edition
DESCRIPTION
1 videodisc (approximately 165 min.) : sound, silent, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
6305790280 82036, 018111997430
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Blackmail based on the play by Charles Bennett; Easy virtue based on the play by Noel Coward

Blackmail (85 min.) -- Easy virtue (80 min.)

[Blackmail] A young woman kills an artist who attempts to rape her. Her Scotland Yard detective boyfriend soon learns the killers identity, but so has someone else. First produced as a silent film, then in this version with dialog

Blackmail originally produced as a motion picture in 1929. Easy virtue originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1927

[Easy virtue] "After divorcing an abusive husband, an innocent woman makes a valiant effort at beginning her life anew, but she cannot escape the incidents surrounding her past"--Container

Includes an introduction by Tony Curtis and original theatrical trailer from Rear window

[Blackmail] Produced by John Maxwell ; dialogue by Benn Levy ; photographer, Jack Cox ; editor, Emile de Ruelle ; music, Campbell & Connelly. [Easy virtue] Scenario, Eliot Stannard ; photographer, Claude McDonnell ; editor, Ivor Montagu

[Blackmail] Anny Ondra, Sara Allgood, Charles Paton, John Longden, Donald Calthrop, Cyril Richard

[Easy virtue] Isabel Jeans, Robin Irvine, Franklin Dyall, Eric Bransby Williams

DVD

First feature in English; second is silent with English intertitles; both have optional subtitles in Spanish, Japanese and Chinese

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