Format: DVD 2005
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Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD HAM
Location  Penn Hills Library
Collection  Audio Visual
Call Number  DVD HAM
A film based on the real-life adventures of mystery writer Dashiell Hammett, who worked as a private investigator for several years and used some of his experiences in his own novels.
Additional Information
Series Widescreen DVD collection.
Subjects Hammett, Dashiell, -- 1894-1961 -- Drama.
Missing persons -- Investigation -- California -- San Francisco -- Drama.
Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Hollywood, Calif. :Paramount Pictures,2005
Edition Widescreen ed.
Other Titles Hammett.
Contributors Forrest, Frederic.
Boyle, Peter, 1933-
Henner, Marilu.
Thomas, Ross, 1926-1995
O'Flaherty, Dennis.
Wenders, Wim.
Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939-
Gores, Joe, 1931-2011. Hammett.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Participants/Performers Frederic Forrest, Peter Boyle, and Marilu Henner.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Language English
Notes Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982.
Based on the novel by Joe Gores.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital.
Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1415714126
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