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The Resource The fortune cookie, United Artists ; the Mirisch Corporation presents ; a Phalanx-Jalem production ; written by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)

The fortune cookie, United Artists ; the Mirisch Corporation presents ; a Phalanx-Jalem production ; written by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)

Label
The fortune cookie
Title
The fortune cookie
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; the Mirisch Corporation presents ; a Phalanx-Jalem production ; written by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder
Title variation
Meet Whiplash Willie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
A TV cameraman, trampled by a half-back while shooting a football game, and his shyster brother-in-law team up to defraud an insurance company in a million dollar law suit
Member of
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Andre Previn ; director of photography, Joseph La Shelle ; editor, Daniel Mandell
Dewey number
791.43
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
  • English or French language with subtitles available in English, French or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F67 2001
PerformerNote
Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Ron Rich, Cliff Osmond, Judi West
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Diamond, I. A. L
  • Lemmon, Jack
  • Matthau, Walter
  • Rich, Ron
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Mirisch Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
126
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Insurance fraud
  • Actions and defenses
  • Malingering
  • Legal ethics
Technique
live action
Label
The fortune cookie, United Artists ; the Mirisch Corporation presents ; a Phalanx-Jalem production ; written by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • "MGM DVD."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm46647626
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792849162
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1001583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 899029
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fortune cookie, United Artists ; the Mirisch Corporation presents ; a Phalanx-Jalem production ; written by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • "MGM DVD."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm46647626
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792849162
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1001583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 899029
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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