The front page / Universal Pictures.
- ISBN: 0766202305
- ISBN: 9780766202306
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: New York, N.Y. : GoodTimes Home Video, 1998.
Based on the play by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur.
Videodisc release of the 1974 motion picture.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Screenplay by Billy Wilder & I.A.L. Diamond ; directed by Billy Wilder ; executive producer, Jennings Lang ; produced by Paul Monash ; music adapted by Billy May ; photography, Jordan S. Cronenweth.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Cast: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Vincent Gardenia, Susan Sarandon, Allen Garfield, David Wayne, Charles Durning, Austin Pendleton, Carol Burnett.
Earl Williams, a convicted killer, escapes, throwing the Criminal Courts Building into chaos. Newspaper reporters attempt to "scoop" the story by holding Williams in a roll top desk in the press room.
|System Details Note:||
In English, Spanish or French with optional subtitles in English, Spanish or French.
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