Anatomy '59

Anatomy '59

The Making of A Classic Motion Picture

DVD - 2009
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This independent documentary explores the events leading up to and including the making of Otto Preminger's classic 1959 courtroom thriller Anatomy of a Murder. The movie starred James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara and George C. Scott. Preminger's film was shot entirely on location in Marquette County in Michigan's Upper Peninsula over a period of eight weeks. It was based on a number one best selling book by attorney John Voelker, who used the pen name Robert Traver. Traver's groundbreaking narrative was developed from a true-life 1952 murder trial. Durning those proceedings Voelker defended an Army lieutenant accused of first-degreee murder.
Publisher: Marquette, Mich. : WNMU-TV, c2009.
Edition: Widescreen ed.
Branch Call Number: 791.4372 22
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


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