Film, Video THE ASPHALT JUNGLE (1960/1) THE LADY AND THE LAWYER / THE LAWBREAKERS

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Title
THE ASPHALT JUNGLE (1960/1)
Other Title
THE LADY AND THE LAWYER
THE LAWBREAKERS
Alternate Title
THE LADY AND THE LAWYER
THE LAWBREAKERS
Contributor Names
Joseph M. Newman (director)
Duke Ellington, Calvin Jackson, Johnny Mandel (composer)
Harry V. Lojewski (music_supervisor)
Created / Published
USA.
Notes
-  Information from: "Jazz on the Screen" by David Meeker. Used with permission. (Source)
-  Made-for-TV series.
-  Medium length film (30-60 minutes).
-  Duke Ellington scored the pilot film, "The lady and the lawyer", then wrote and recorded the theme for the series that followed.
-  For music theme:- Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Ed Mullens, trumpet; Ray Nance, trumpet, violin; Lawrence Brown, Juan Tizol, Louis Blackburn, trombone; Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope, Johnny Hodges, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney, reeds; Duke Ellington, piano; Aaron Bell, acoustic double bass; Sam Woodyard, drums. (Soundtrack Personnel)
-  Jazz on the Screen is a reference work of filmographic information and does not point to digitized versions of the items described. The Library of Congress may or may not own a copy of a particular film or video. To request additional information Ask a Librarian (http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/ask-record.html).
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motion picture
Description
motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Duke Ellington scored the pilot film, "The lady and the lawyer", then wrote and recorded the theme for the series that followed. For music theme:- Cat Anderson, Willie Cook, Ed Mullens, trumpet; Ray Nance, trumpet, violin; Lawrence Brown, Juan Tizol, Louis Blackburn, trombone; Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope, Johnny Hodges, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney, reeds; Duke Ellington, piano; Aaron Bell, acoustic double bass; Sam Woodyard, drums. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).
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Chicago citation style:

Joseph M. Newman, Calvin Jackson Duke Ellington, and Harry V. Lojewski. THE ASPHALT JUNGLE /1. USA, 1961.

APA citation style:

Joseph M. Newman, Duke Ellington, C. J. & Harry V. Lojewski. (1961) THE ASPHALT JUNGLE /1. USA.

MLA citation style:

Joseph M. Newman, Calvin Jackson Duke Ellington, and Harry V. Lojewski. THE ASPHALT JUNGLE /1. USA, 1961.