Naked City: Prime of Life

Naked City: Prime of Life

     
 

Premiering in the late '50s, Naked City was a weekly crime drama that changed the face of television programming. Writer Stirling Silliphant based the show in part on Jules Dassin's moody noir classic The Naked City and attempted to give viewers some of the most realistic tales of theft, fraud, and murder that could be shown on TV. The DVD Naked City:See more details below

Overview

Premiering in the late '50s, Naked City was a weekly crime drama that changed the face of television programming. Writer Stirling Silliphant based the show in part on Jules Dassin's moody noir classic The Naked City and attempted to give viewers some of the most realistic tales of theft, fraud, and murder that could be shown on TV. The DVD Naked City: Prime of Life compiles four such episodes: "Prime of Life, "The One Marked Hot Gives Cold, "Hold for Gloria Christmas, and "A Horse Has a Big Head." Gene Hackman and Burgess Meredith make early appearances in these episodes.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/18/2003
UPC:
0014381206821
Rating:
NR
Source:
Image Entertainment
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[B&W]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Mono]
Time:
3:23:00

Special Features

[None specified]

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Preparing for the Execution [8:31]
2. The Crime [9:01]
3. Birth and Death [9:39]
4. Emotional Roller Coaster [4:49]
5. The Chase [8:31]
6. Silence [7:33]
7. End Credits [2:12]
1. Mount Zion Children's Home [9:35]
2. A Day at the Park [10:05]
3. A Tiger's Tale [9:14]
4. False Charge [4:40]
5. A Father Found [9:15]
6. Father's Lost [7:04]
7. End Credits [:54]
1. Death of a Poet [8:31]
2. Alcoholic Ward [9:01]
3. Poetic Symbols [9:39]
4. The Battle [4:49]
5. Who Was Duncan Kleist? [8:31]
6. Who Killed Who? [7:33]
7. End Credits [2:44]
1. Little Mr. Independent [9:35]
2. Harold's Big Adventure [7:20]
3. Fruit Stand Fiasco [8:16]
4. Free Samples [6:26]
5. Hangin' With the Homies [11:33]
6. Going Home [6:19]
7. End Credits [1:01]

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