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The Resource Le salaire de la peur=Wages of fear, Filmsonor Societe Anonyme présente ; un film de Henri-Georges Clouzot ; adaptation et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot & Jérome Geronimi ; une co-production Franco-Italienne C.I.C.C., Filmsonor, Vera Film, Fono Roma, (DVD)

Le salaire de la peur=Wages of fear, Filmsonor Societe Anonyme présente ; un film de Henri-Georges Clouzot ; adaptation et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot & Jérome Geronimi ; une co-production Franco-Italienne C.I.C.C., Filmsonor, Vera Film, Fono Roma, (DVD)

Label
Le salaire de la peur=Wages of fear
Title
Le salaire de la peur=Wages of fear
Statement of responsibility
Filmsonor Societe Anonyme présente ; un film de Henri-Georges Clouzot ; adaptation et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot & Jérome Geronimi ; une co-production Franco-Italienne C.I.C.C., Filmsonor, Vera Film, Fono Roma
Title variation
Wages of fear
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
"In a squalid South American oil town, four desperate men sign on for a suicide mission to drive trucks loaded with nitroglycerin over a treacherous mountain route. As they ferry their explosive cargo to a faraway oil fire, each bump and jolt tests their courage, their friendship, and their nerves"--Container
Member of
Awards note
  • 1953, Berlin International Film Festival's Golden Berlin Bear Award.
  • 1953, Cannes Film Festival's Grand Prix du Festival International du Film (Golden Palm) and Special Mention (Charles Vanel, for his acting performance)
  • 1955, Blue Ribbon Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
  • 1955, BAFTA Film Award Best Film from any Source.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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d9xeWEWM94c
Credits note
Director of photography, Armand Thirard ; editors, Henri Rust, Madeleine Gug ; music, Georges Auric
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S253574 2005
PerformerNote
Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Peter van Eyck, Centa, William Tubbs, Vera Clouzot, Folco Lulli
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1991
  • 1892-1989
  • 1911-1969
  • 1907-1979
  • 1909-1953
  • 1913-1960
  • 1912-1970
  • 1899-1983
  • 1913-1971
  • 1917-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clouzot, H.-G.
  • Geronimi, Jérôme
  • Montand, Yves
  • Vanel, Charles
  • Eyck, Peter van
  • Centa, Antonio
  • Tubbs, William
  • Clouzot, Vera
  • Lulli, Folco
  • Thirard, Armand
  • Auric, Georges
  • Rust, Henri
  • Gug, Madeleine
  • Arnaud, Georges
  • Filmsonor (Firm)
  • C.I.C.C. Films
  • Vera Film
  • Fono Roma (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
147
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
36
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Petroleum workers
Technique
live action
Label
Le salaire de la peur=Wages of fear, Filmsonor Societe Anonyme présente ; un film de Henri-Georges Clouzot ; adaptation et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot & Jérome Geronimi ; une co-production Franco-Italienne C.I.C.C., Filmsonor, Vera Film, Fono Roma, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Georges Arnaud
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Disc one contains the feature film with a new, restored high-definition digital transfer and new and improved English subtitle translation. Disc two contains special features, including new video interviews with assistant director Michel Romanoff and Henri-Georges Clouzot biographer Marc Godin ; archival interview with Yves Montand, on working with Clouzot (1988) ; documentary, "Henri-Georges Clouzot : the enlightened tyrant" (2004) ; "Censored," an analysis of cuts made to the film for the 1955 U.S. release. Accompanying booklet (23 pages : illustrations) features a new essay by novelist Dennis Lehane and a compilation of interviews with the cast and crew
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one: Feature film (147 min.) -- disc two: Supplementary materials
Control code
ocm61370165
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (147 min.)
Isbn
9780780029651
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
  • 037429203224
  • 00037429203224
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
WAG110
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Label
Le salaire de la peur=Wages of fear, Filmsonor Societe Anonyme présente ; un film de Henri-Georges Clouzot ; adaptation et dialogues de H.G. Clouzot & Jérome Geronimi ; une co-production Franco-Italienne C.I.C.C., Filmsonor, Vera Film, Fono Roma, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Georges Arnaud
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Disc one contains the feature film with a new, restored high-definition digital transfer and new and improved English subtitle translation. Disc two contains special features, including new video interviews with assistant director Michel Romanoff and Henri-Georges Clouzot biographer Marc Godin ; archival interview with Yves Montand, on working with Clouzot (1988) ; documentary, "Henri-Georges Clouzot : the enlightened tyrant" (2004) ; "Censored," an analysis of cuts made to the film for the 1955 U.S. release. Accompanying booklet (23 pages : illustrations) features a new essay by novelist Dennis Lehane and a compilation of interviews with the cast and crew
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one: Feature film (147 min.) -- disc two: Supplementary materials
Control code
ocm61370165
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (147 min.)
Isbn
9780780029651
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
  • 037429203224
  • 00037429203224
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
WAG110
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono

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