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I want to live! [videorecording] / Figaro, Inc
DVDs DVDs | MGM Home Entertainment | 2002 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD I DRAMA)
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Imprint
Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2002].
Edition
Widescreen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (2 hr., 1 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
Note
In English, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish or French.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
Susan Hayward, Simon Oakland, Virginia Vincent, Theodore Bikel, Wesley Lau, Philip Coolidge, Lou Krugman, James Philbrook, Gage Clark, John Marley, Marion Marshall.
Credits
Screenplay, Nelson Gidding and Don M. Mankiewicz ; producer, Walter Wanger ; director, Robert Wise ; photography, Lionel Lindon; music, John Mandel; editor, William Hornbeck.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958.
Awards
Academy Award, 1958: Best Actress (Susan Hayward).
Note
Based on a newspaper article by Edward Montgomery and the letters of Barbara Graham.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
A screen adaptation of the dramatic events in the life of a "B-Girl," Barbara Graham, a vagrant prostitute and fast-living party girl, which led to a sensational murder trial and afterwards, her execution in the gas chamber despite growing doubts about her guilt. The background music is made up in its entirety of progressive jazz.
Note
Special features: original theatrical trailer.
Local Note
MW, 3-07
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ISBN
0792852540
9780792852544
ISBN/ISSN
027616875792
Music #
1003430 MGM Home Entertainment
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