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The Murders in the Rue Morgue [videorecording] / a Robert Halmi, Inc. production in association with International Film Productions S.A. ; produced by Robert Halmi ; teleplay by David Epstein ; directed by Jeannot Szwarc.

Halmi, Robert. (Added Author). Epstein, David. (Added Author). Szwarc, Jeannot, 1939- (Added Author). Scott, George C., 1927-1999 (Added Author). Kilmer, Val, 1959- (Added Author). DeMornay, Rebecca, 1963- (Added Author). McShane, Ian, 1942- (Added Author). Dickson, Neil. (Added Author). Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 Murders in the Rue Morgue. (Added Author). Robert Halmi, Inc. (Added Author). International Film Productions S.A. (Added Author). Echo Bridge Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Summary:

When two women are found brutally murdered, the police are baffled. With a city living in fear and no legitimate suspects at hand, only one man is savvy enough to solve the case-- Auguste Dupin, once France's finest detective-- until he was unjustly forced into retirement. At the persuading of his daughter and assisted by his godson, Dupin agrees to investigate the case-- and his shocking discovery will keep you guessing until the very end.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library DVD MURDE (Text) 37801000581544 DVD DVD Branch_Only_3months 09/06/2017 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: La. Crosse, Wis. : Echo Bridge Entertainment, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced for television in 1986.
Based on the story by Edgar Allan Poe.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Associate producer, David Epstein ; music composed by Charles Gross.
Participant or Performer Note:
George C. Scott, Rebecca DeMornay, Val Kilmer, Ian McShane, Neil Dickson.
Summary, etc.:
When two women are found brutally murdered, the police are baffled. With a city living in fear and no legitimate suspects at hand, only one man is savvy enough to solve the case-- Auguste Dupin, once France's finest detective-- until he was unjustly forced into retirement. At the persuading of his daughter and assisted by his godson, Dupin agrees to investigate the case-- and his shocking discovery will keep you guessing until the very end.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Murder > France > Paris > Drama.
Genre: Horror films.
Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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