Franklin

Swoon [videorecording] / Fine Line Features ; produced in association with American Playhouse Theatrical Films ; produced by Christine Vachon ; written and directed by Tom Kalin ; collaborating writer, Hilton Als.

Publication:
[United States] : New Line Home Video ; [Atlanta, GA?] : Turner Home Entertainment, 1993.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (95 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
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Subjects:
Leopold, Nathan Freudenthal, 1904 or 5-1971 -- Drama.
Loeb, Richard A., 1905 or 6-1936 -- Drama.
Franks, Bobby, 1909-1924 -- Drama.
Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938 -- Drama.
Legal drama.
Trials (Murder) -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film noir.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Language:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
System Details:
VHS; Dolby B.
Summary:
A film noir "thriller" that presents the true case of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb, brilliant young men from good Jewish families, who were convicted for kidnapping and murdering Bobby Franks, a 13-year-old boy. Brilliantly defended by Clarence Darrow they escaped the death penalty.
Participant:
Craig Chester, Daniel Schlachet, Michael Kirby, Michael Stumm, Ron Vawter.
Credits:
Director of photography, Ellen Kuras; original score, James Bennett.
Notes:
Videocassette release of the motion picture produced in 1992.
Contributor:
Kalin, Tom. , Screenwriter, Director
Vachon, Christine. , Producer
Chester, Craig. , Actor
Schlachet, Daniel. , Actor
Kirby, Michael. , Actor
Bennett, James. , Composer
American Playhouse Theatrical Films. , Producer
Fine Line Features. , Producer
New Line Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
Turner Home Entertainment (Firm) , Distributor
ISBN:
0780606566
OCLC:
32787354
Publisher Number:
794043405631
N4056 New Line Home Video