Cover image for Pickup on South Street
Title:
Pickup on South Street
Author:
Schermer, Jules.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
[United States] : Criterion Collection : Distributed by Image Entertainment, [2004]

©1953
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 80 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Petty crook Skip McCoy has his eye set on the big score. When the three-time convict picks the pocketbook of unsuspecting Candy, he finds a haul bigger than he ever could have imagined: a strip of microfilm bearing confidential U.S. secrets. Tailed by the Feds and the unwitting courier's Communist puppeteers, Skip and Candy find themselves in a precarious gambit that pits greed against redemption.
General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953.

Special features: exclusive video interview with the late Sam Fuller; Cinéma Cinémas: "Fuller", French television show with Fuller discussing the making of the film; illustrated biographical essay on Fuller; complete Fuller poster filmography; stills galleries of photos, lobby cards, and original paintings; trailers for eight Sam Fuller films; 20-page booklet including excerpts from Fuller's "A third face: my tale of writing, fighting, and filmmaking" featuring Martin Scorsese's introduction, and Fuller on Pickup on South Street, plus a new essay by acclaimed cultural historian Luc Sante.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
ISBN:
9781559409483
UPC:
715515015028
Format :
DVD

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