Video/Film , DVD in English

Scarlet Street

a Universal Picture ; Walter Wanger presents ; a Fritz Lang production ; a Diana production ; screen play by Dudley Nichols ; produced and directed by Fritz Lang.
  • New York, NY : Kino on Video, [2005]
  • 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD; region 1, NTSC.
Also known as
  • Title on container: Fritz Lang's Scarlet Street
  • Director of photography, Milton Krasner ; film editor, Arthur Hilton ; musical score, H.J. Salter ; art direction, Alexander Golitzen ; director of sound, Bernard B. Brown ; set decorations, Russell A. Gausman, Carl Lawrence ; costumes by Travis Banton ; special photography by John P. Fulton.
  • Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea, Margaret Lindsay, Rosalind Ivan, Jess Barker, Charles Kemper, Anita Bolster, Samuel S. Hinds, Vladimir Sokoloff, Arthur Loft, Russell Hicks.
  • Film noir.
  • Film adaptations.
  • Fiction films.
  • Feature films.
  • Feature films United States.
  • Drama.
  • Feature films.
  • Fiction films.
  • Film adaptations.
  • Film noir.
  • Chris Cross, 25 years a cashier, has a gold watch and little else. One rainy night, he rescues the delectable Kitty from her abusive boyfriend Johnny. Smitten, amateur painter Chris lets Kitty think he's a wealthy artist. At Johnny's urging, Kitty lets Chris establish her in an apartment (with his shrewish wife's money). There, Chris paints masterpieces; but Johnny sells them under Kitty's name, with disastrous and ironic results.
Other information
  • Based on the novel and play "La Chienne" by Georges de La Fouchardière in collaboration with Mouëzy-Éon.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945.
  • "Newly mastered from archive material preserved by the Library of Congress"--Container.
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Film noir, five classics from the studio vaults.
  • Special features: Audio commentary by David Kalat ; photo gallery (including images of deleted scenes).
Publisher's number
  • K420 Kino on Video
  • K577 Kino International (set)
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 738329042028
  • UPC: 738329057725
  • OCLC: 62304385
  • OCLC: 62304385