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Title City for conquest / Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; an Anatole Litvak production ; screen play by John Wexley ; directed by Anatole Litvak.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD CITY FOR CONQUEST    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD CITY FOR CONQUEST    Check Shelf
Edition Standard version.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual layer.
Cast James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, Frank Craven, Donald Crisp, Frank McHugh, Arthur Kennedy, George Tobias, Jerome Cowan, Elia Kazan, Anthony Quinn, Lee Patrick.
Credits Directors of photography, Sol Polito, James Wong Howe ; editor, William Holmes ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein ; music, Max Steiner.
Note From the novel by Aben Kandel.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Audience Not rated.
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.
Note Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1940" short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel; OscarĀ®-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.
Language In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Boxing -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Boxers (Sports) -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Brothers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Blind -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Boxing films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Sports -- Feature.
Melodrama -- Feature.
Feature films.
Added Author Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974.
Warner, Jack L., 1892-1978.
Wexley, John, 1907-1985.
Cagney, James, 1899-1986.
Sheridan, Ann, 1915-1967.
Craven, Frank, 1875-1945.
Crisp, Donald, 1880-1974.
McHugh, Frank, 1899-1981.
Kennedy, Arthur, 1914-1990.
Tobias, George, 1901-1980.
Cowan, Jerome, 1897-1972.
Kazan, Elia.
Quinn, Anthony, 1915-2001.
Patrick, Lee, 1901-1982.
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971.
Kandel, Aben, 1896-1993. City for conquest.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
First National Pictures, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419830236
Standard No. 012569791770
Music No. 79177 Warner Home Video
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