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Format:
Title:
Black widow ; Call Northside 777 ; Dangerous crossing ; Laura
ISBN:
9786313559619
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox, ©2010.
Physical Description:
4 videodiscs (approximately 369 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Black widow originally released as a motion picture in 1954; Call Northside 777 originally released as a motion picture in 1948; Dangerous crossing originally released as a motion picture in 1953; Laura originally released as a motion picture in 1944.

Call Northside 777 based on articles by James P. McGuire; Dangerous crossing based on a story by John Dickson Carr; Laura adapted from the novel by Vera Caspary.
Contents:
Black widow (95 min.) -- Call Northside 777 (111 min.) -- Dangerous crossing (76 min.) -- Laura (87 min.).
Summary:
Black widow: Nancy Ordway is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver, who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. And when Peter's wife, Iris, comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce, soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly suspect while a series of flashbacks reveal the plan she was weaving to climb the social ladder.

Call Northside 777: The powerful true story of a reporter who corrects a miscarriage of justice. Includes original theatrical trailer.

Dangerous crossing: Ruth Bowman is a new bride glowing with delight as she and her charming new husband, John, set sail on the SS Monrovia for a transatlantic honeymoon. But when John inexplicably vanishes, Ruth discovers that no one on the ship has any record of his existence. As she slips into hysteria, Ruth has to prove that her marriage and John's existence is not just her own delusion. The ship's physician, Dr. Paul Manning, might be the only person on board who can save Ruth from a terrifying predicament.

Laura: A beautiful young woman named Laura is found murdered shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy. Stirred by her portrait and adoring descriptions by her admirers, the detective assigned to her case finds that he is strangely under Laura's spell.
Reading Level:
Not rated.
Added Uniform Title:
Black widow (Motion picture : 1954)

Call Northside 777 (Motion picture)

Dangerous crossing (Motion picture)

Laura (Motion picture : 1944)
Added Title:
Call Northside 777.

Dangerous crossing.

Laura.
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