Video/Film , DVD in English
Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed by Robert Siodmak. Ernest Hemingway's the killers ; Universal Studios ; produced and directed by Donald Siegel.
- [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, ©2003.
- 2 videodiscs (102 min., 94 min.) : sound, b&w and colored ; 4 3/4 in.
- DVD (NTSC region 1).
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- Also known as
- Ernest Hemingway's The killers
- Title on prelim. frame: Killers '46
- Title on prelim. frame: Killers '64
- Killers (1946): screenplay, Anthony Veiller.
- Killers (1964): screenplay, Gene L. Coon.
- Cast: 1946 version: Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner.
- Cast: 1964 version: Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson, John Cassavetes, Clu Gulager, Ronald Reagan.
- Melodramatic thriller based on the Hemingway story about two hit men who become curious about the life and death of the man they were hired to kill.
- Other information
- Dolby digital mono.
- Based on the short story, The killers, by Ernest Hemingway.
- Originally released as motion pictures in 1946 and 1964.
- Special edition double-disc set features The killers (1946, b&w) and The killers (1964, color). Includes Andrei Tarkovsky's 1956 student film version of The killers.
- Identifying numbers
- OCLC: 55525578