Columbia Pictures Film Noir Classics, Vol. 1

Overview

In this film noir, five college students laughingly devise a perfect plan for robbing a casino in Reno. At first they do it just to pass the time, but one of them is deeply in debt and becoming increasingly distraught about it. He successfully cajoles his peers into carrying through with their plans.
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Overview

In this film noir, five college students laughingly devise a perfect plan for robbing a casino in Reno. At first they do it just to pass the time, but one of them is deeply in debt and becoming increasingly distraught about it. He successfully cajoles his peers into carrying through with their plans.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Martin Scorsese on Murder by Contract, The Sniper and The Big Heat; Michael Mann on The Big Heat; The influence of Noir with Christopher Nolan (The Lineup); Commentary with authors Eddie Muller and James Ellroy on The Lineup; Commentary with author Eddie Muller on The Sniper
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/3/2009
  • UPC: 043396306011
  • Source: Sony Pictures
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1), Theatre Wide-Screen (1.85.1)
  • Presentation: Black & White / Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 7:08:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Fritz Lang Director
Edward Dmytryk Director
Phil Karlson Director
Don Siegel Director
Irving Lerner Director
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / The Sniper
1. Scene 1 [7:38]
2. Scene 2 [5:34]
3. Scene 3 [7:00]
4. Scene 4 [7:45]
5. Scene 5 [6:33]
6. Scene 6 [6:52]
7. Scene 7 [6:44]
8. Scene 8 [7:18]
9. Scene 9 [7:44]
10. Scene 10 [7:50]
11. Scene 11 [7:13]
12. Scene 12 [9:37]
Disc #2 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / The Big Heat
1. Scene 1 [1:00]
2. Scene 2 [6:58]
3. Scene 3 [8:53]
4. Scene 4 [9:41]
5. Scene 5 [4:46]
6. Scene 6 [9:44]
7. Scene 7 [4:07]
8. Scene 8 [4:14]
9. Scene 9 [12:31]
10. Scene 10 [5:43]
11. Scene 11 [11:38]
12. Scene 12 [10:08]
Disc #3 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / 5 Against the House
1. Scene 1 [7:07]
2. Scene 2 [6:12]
3. Scene 3 [6:43]
4. Scene 4 [8:39]
5. Scene 5 [8:25]
6. Scene 6 [4:21]
7. Scene 7 [7:10]
8. Scene 8 [5:44]
9. Scene 9 [7:05]
10. Scene 10 [7:05]
11. Scene 11 [7:10]
12. Scene 12 [7:22]
Disc #4 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / The Lineup
1. Scene 1 [5:44]
2. Scene 2 [7:00]
3. Scene 3 [8:49]
4. Scene 4 [5:41]
5. Scene 5 [9:37]
6. Scene 6 [6:24]
7. Scene 7 [6:40]
8. Scene 8 [4:23]
9. Scene 9 [5:18]
10. Scene 10 [9:52]
11. Scene 11 [7:15]
12. Scene 12 [9:41]
Disc #5 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / Murder by Contract
1. Scene 1 [8:07]
2. Scene 2 [5:07]
3. Scene 3 [6:09]
4. Scene 4 [6:39]
5. Scene 5 [6:56]
6. Scene 6 [5:39]
7. Scene 7 [6:17]
8. Scene 8 [6:11]
9. Scene 9 [7:17]
10. Scene 10 [7:11]
11. Scene 11 [8:38]
12. Scene 12 [6:05]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / The Sniper
   Play Movie
   Subtitles
      English
      Subtitles Off
   Scene Selections
   Special Features
      Commentary With Author Eddie Muller: On
      Commentary With Author Eddie Muller: Off
      Martin Scorsese Presents The Sniper
      Original Theatrical Trailer
Disc #2 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / The Big Heat
   Play Movie
   Subtitles
      English
      Subtitles Off
   Scene Selections
   Special Features
      Michael Mann on The Big Heat
      Martin Scorsese on The Big Heat
      Original Theatrical Trailer
Disc #3 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / 5 Against the House
   Play Movie
   Subtitles
      English
      Subtitles Off
   Scene Selections
   Original Theatrical Trailer
Disc #4 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / The Lineup
   Play Movie
   Subtitles
      English
      Subtitles Off
   Scene Selections
   Special Features
      Commentary With Authors Eddie Muller and James Ellroy: On
      Commentary With Authors Eddie Muller and James Ellroy: Off
      The Influence of Noir With Christopher Nolan
      Original Theatrical Trailer
Disc #5 -- Film Noir Collection, Vol. 1 / Murder by Contract
   Play Movie
   Subtitles
      English
      Subtitles Off
   Scene Selections
   Special Features
      Martin Scorsese on Murder by Contract
      Original Theatrical Trailer
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