Compulsion / Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation ; Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, Inc. presents a CinemaScope Picture

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Subjects: Trials (Murder)--Illinois--Chicago--Drama
Films for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Leopold, Nathan Freudenthal, 1904-1971--Drama
Loeb, Richard A., 1905-1936---Drama
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Published: [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : FoxVideo, 1995
Series: Studio classic
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (105 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in
Added Titles: Compulsion (Motion picture)
Alternate Title(s): Compulsion (Motion picture).
Additional Authors: Actor : Welles, Orson, 1915-1985
Actor : Stockwell, Dean, 1938-
Actor : Varsi, Diane
Actor : Dillman, Bradford, 1930-
Actor : Marshall, E. G., 1910-1998
Actor : Milner, Martin, 1927-
Actor : Anderson, Richard, 1926-
Author of screenplay : Murphy, Richard, 1912-
Director : Fleischer, Richard
Levin, Meyer, 1905-1981
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Darryl F. Zanuck Productions
CinemaScope Pictures
Notes: ISBN: 0793918421
UPC: 8616218423
Videorecording number: 1842
Cast: Orson Welles, Dean Stockwell, Diane Varsi, Bradford Dillman, E.G. Marshall, Martin Milner, Richard Anderson
Credits: Screenplay, Richard Murphy ; producer, Richard D. Zanuck ; director, Richard Fleischer
Based on the novel by Meyer Levin
Originally produced as motion picture in 1959
Hi-fi stereo, mono compatible
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Not rated
Includes original theatrical trailer
"This film has been modified from its original version. It has been formatted to fit this screen."
Summary: A riveting true story about the notorious 1924 Leopold-Loeb murder case. Brilliant attorney Clarence Darrow defended two wealthy Chicago teenagers who throught their superior intellect would enable them to execute the perfect crime. Darrow's history-making and controversial defense against capital punishment saved the boys from a death sentence
OCLC Number: 32754136
ISBN/ISSN: 0793918421