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The St. Louis bank robbery [videorecording] / Guggenheim Associates present ; producer, George Guggenheim ; directors, Charles Guggenheim, John Stix.

McQueen, Steve, 1930-1980 (Added Author). Clarke, David (Added Author). Denton, Crahan, 1914-1966 (Added Author). McCarthy, Molly (Added Author). Dukas, James (Added Author). Guggenheim, Charles (Added Author). Stix, John, 1920-2004 (Added Author). Westlake Entertainment Group (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

This dramatic recreation of a failed bank heist was filmed in the original locations where the true-life event occurred, and was cast with the actual policement, bank customers and area residents who were involved in the affair, giving the production an intense and gritty realism. An expelled college football hero joins a hurriedly formed gang of ex-convicts planning a bank robbery, but personal jealosies and frustrations among the four men doom the operation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC ST. (Text) 33892004207396 Adult DVDs DVD None 02/11/2005 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 85 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Woodland, CA] : Westlake Entertainment Group, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Also called: The Great St. Louis bank robbery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Screenplay, Richard Heffron ; Music, Bernardo Segall ; director of photography, Victor Duncan ; film editor, Warren Adams.
Participant or Performer Note:
Steve McQueen, David Clarke, Bob Hold, Crahan Denton, Molly McCarthy, James Dukas.
Summary, etc.:
This dramatic recreation of a failed bank heist was filmed in the original locations where the true-life event occurred, and was cast with the actual policement, bank customers and area residents who were involved in the affair, giving the production an intense and gritty realism. An expelled college football hero joins a hurriedly formed gang of ex-convicts planning a bank robbery, but personal jealosies and frustrations among the four men doom the operation.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Subject: Gangster films
Feature films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities

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