City for conquest
Ex-golden gloves fighter Danny Kenny turns pro to bankroll his brother's dream of writing symphonic paean to New York City. Life changes quickly when he's blinded during a brutal 15-round welterweight title bout.
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Boxing > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Blind > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
|Summary:||Ex-golden gloves fighter Danny Kenny turns pro to bankroll his brother's dream of writing symphonic paean to New York City. Life changes quickly when he's blinded during a brutal 15-round welterweight title bout.|
|Item Description:||From the novel by Aben Kandel.|
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1940" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel; Oscar®-nominated* short "Service with the colors," cartoon "Stage fright," trailers of "City for conquest" and "The fighting 69th"; featurette "Molls and dolls: the women of gangster films"; commentary soundtrack by Richard Schickel; "Breakdowns of 1940": studio blooper reel; audio-only bonus: Radio show with Alice Faye and Robert Preston.
|Physical Description:||1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Format:||DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer.|
|Production Credits:||Directors of photography, Sol Polito, James Wong Howe ; editor, William Holmes ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein ; music, Max Steiner.|
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PN1997.C7 C4518 2006
|PN1997.C7 C4518 2006||Available Place a Hold|