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

The Black Dahlia, Universal Pictures in association with Millennium Films presents a Signature Pictures ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; a Brian De Palma Film ; 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
Universal Pictures in association with Millennium Films presents a Signature Pictures ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; a Brian De Palma Film ; 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 departmen. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Related
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 language tracks; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.D4
  • PN1995.9.D4
LC item number
  • B5335 2006
  • B5335 2006
PerformerNote
Josh Harnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Mia Kirshner, Mike Starr, Fiona Shaw, Patrick Fischler, James Otis, John Kavanagh
Runtime
122
Technique
live action
Label
The Black Dahlia, Universal Pictures in association with Millennium Films presents a Signature Pictures ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; a Brian De Palma Film ; produced by Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant, Art Linson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • SDH
  • Based on the novel by James Ellroy
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: reality and fiction: the story of the black dahlia; the case file; the De Palma touch
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
74496243
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192918124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61029181
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Black Dahlia, Universal Pictures in association with Millennium Films presents a Signature Pictures ; Nu-Image Films ; Davis-Films ; Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG III ; a Brian De Palma Film ; produced by Rudy Cohen, Moshe Diamant, Art Linson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman ; directed by Brian De Palma, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • SDH
  • Based on the novel by James Ellroy
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: reality and fiction: the story of the black dahlia; the case file; the De Palma touch
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
74496243
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192918124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61029181
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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