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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

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

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
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
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
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  • Insurance fraud
  • Actions and defenses
  • Malingering
  • Legal ethics
  • Videodiscs
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • "MGM DVD."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
855076
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792849162
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1001583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 855076
  • (Sirsi) 855076
  • (OCoLC)46647626
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
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • "MGM DVD."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
855076
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780792849162
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1001583
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 855076
  • (Sirsi) 855076
  • (OCoLC)46647626
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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