The Resource Touch of evil, Universal International ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)

Touch of evil, Universal International ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)

Label
Touch of evil
Title
Touch of evil
Statement of responsibility
Universal International ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A narcotics officer and a corrupt cop are involved in a murder investigation in a small border town. See all three versions of the film: the theatrical version, the preview version, and the restored version. Features include commentaries and featurettes
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Touch of evil (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Metty ; editors, Virgil Vogel, Aaron Stell ; music, Henry Mancini
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Theatrical and preview version: Not rated ; restored version PG-13
Language note
  • English dialogue with English, Spanish or French subtitles; Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • English dialogue with English, Spanish or French subtitles; Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
T6834 2008
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Orson Welles
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1915-1985
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  • Welles, Orson
  • Zugsmith, Albert
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Masterson, Whit
  • Universal City Studios
Runtime
316
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  • Murder
  • Police corruption
  • Drug enforcement agents
  • Asesinato
  • Corrupción policiaca
  • Narcóticos
  • Corruption policière
  • Erreur judiciaire
  • Police des drogues
  • Région frontalière mexicano-américaine
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Touch of evil, Universal International ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Includes 3 versions of the film: restored version, 1998 cut restored to Welles' vision based on a memo to the studio; theatrical version, original version seen by audiences in 1958; preview version, created prior to the theatrical version and incorporating some of Orson Welles' requests
  • Based on the novel "Badge of evil" by Whit Masterson
  • Bonus Materials: Bringing evil to life, retrospective documentary on the production of the film including interviews with Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, crew members and film historians; Evil lost and found, behind-the-scenes of the restoration; preview version feature commentary, with Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, restoration producer Rick Schmidlin and film historians; restored version feature commentary, with Rick Schmidlin; theatrical version feature commentary, with writer/filmmaker F.X. Feeney; booklet contains a reproduction of Orson Welles' 58-page memo to Universal after viewing the studio's rough cut of the film
Accompanying material
1 booklet (58 p.) in envelope.
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. Restored version (1 hr., 51 min.) -- Disc 2. Theatrical version (1 hr., 36 min.); preview version (1 hr., 49 min.)
Control code
ocn256972529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 316 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
61103474
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)256972529
System details
  • DVD in anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1 aspect ratio presentation ; Region 1 ; NTSC ; Dolby Digital 2.0
  • DVD in anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1 aspect ratio presentation ; Region 1 ; NTSC ; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Touch of evil, Universal International ; screenplay by Orson Welles ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Includes 3 versions of the film: restored version, 1998 cut restored to Welles' vision based on a memo to the studio; theatrical version, original version seen by audiences in 1958; preview version, created prior to the theatrical version and incorporating some of Orson Welles' requests
  • Based on the novel "Badge of evil" by Whit Masterson
  • Bonus Materials: Bringing evil to life, retrospective documentary on the production of the film including interviews with Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, crew members and film historians; Evil lost and found, behind-the-scenes of the restoration; preview version feature commentary, with Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, restoration producer Rick Schmidlin and film historians; restored version feature commentary, with Rick Schmidlin; theatrical version feature commentary, with writer/filmmaker F.X. Feeney; booklet contains a reproduction of Orson Welles' 58-page memo to Universal after viewing the studio's rough cut of the film
Accompanying material
1 booklet (58 p.) in envelope.
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. Restored version (1 hr., 51 min.) -- Disc 2. Theatrical version (1 hr., 36 min.); preview version (1 hr., 49 min.)
Control code
ocn256972529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 316 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
61103474
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)256972529
System details
  • DVD in anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1 aspect ratio presentation ; Region 1 ; NTSC ; Dolby Digital 2.0
  • DVD in anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1 aspect ratio presentation ; Region 1 ; NTSC ; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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