A Slight Case of Murder
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Call Number: DVD Comedy Slight
On Shelf At: Downtown Library
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Based on the stage play by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1938.
Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1938" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel, Oscar®-nominated drama short "Declaration of independence," cartoon "The night watchman," trailers of "A slight case of murder" and "The dawn patrol"; featurette "Prohibition opens the floodgates"; commentary soundtrack by Robert Sklar.
Edward G. Robinson, Jane Bryan, Allen Jenkins, Ruth Donnelly, Willard Parker.
Prohibition's ban on booze is over and bootlegger Remy Marco must make some changes and go legit. He finds that his ties to his former colleagues are holding him back. Furthermore, his daughter has fallen in love with a cop, and he can't get over his distrust of the police.
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer.
Contents: Slight case of murder.
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Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 
Year Published: 2006
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Bacon, Lloyd, 1890-1955.
Baldwin, Earl, 1901-1970.
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973.
Bryan, Jane, 1918-2009.
Jenkins, Allen, 1900-1974.
Donnelly, Ruth, 1896-1982.
Parker, Willard, 1912-1996.
Runyon, Damon, 1880-1946.
Lindsay, Howard, 1889-1968.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
First National Pictures, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Businessmen -- Drama.
Alcoholic beverage industry -- Drama.
Racketeering -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Screwball comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.