The thin man [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; screen play by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich.
Other Titles: Thin man.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment : Warner Home Video, 2002.
Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject: Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 Film and video adaptations.
Charles, Nick (Fictitious character) Drama.
Private investigators Drama.
Husband and wife Drama.
Murder Investigation Drama.
Detectives privados Teatro. bidex
Cónyuges Teatro. bidex
Asesinato Investigación (Pesquisas) Teatro. bidex
Feature films United States.
Detective and mystery films United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Photographer, James Wong Howe ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; music, William Axt.
Performers: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton, Minna Gombell.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Notes: English or French with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish or Portuguese ; closed-captioned.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1934.
Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett.
Special features: theatrical trailers of all six Thin man movies; cast and crew filmographies.
Summary: Crime/comedy thriller featuring Nick Charles, private eye, and his wife Nora. The plot unfolds at Christmas when an eccentric inventor disappears after threatening his mistress with a lawsuit for embezzlement.