An opportunity to buy a brand-new PAL DVD of one of the great American crime dramas filed in Italy in the early 1950s:
Three Steps North, 1951, starring Lloyd Bridges and Lea Padovani, and co-starring Aldo Fabrizi
Running Time: approximately 81 minutes
The source material is very good indeed – providing great picture and sound quality.
Your brand-new DVD disc will be created from this source material (without any artwork), and will be supplied in a clear plastic wallet, NOT in a DVD case.
Note that the picture attached is for illustrative purposes only, and is therefore NOT included or offered with this listing.
IMPORTANT NOTE for American, Canadian and other non-Region 2 buyers:
You will need a multi-region DVD player to play this disc.
Director: W. Lee Wilder
The film was called “Tre passi a nord” in Italy.
The film’s opening title reads: “W. Lee Wilder in association with Continentalcine presents.” Wilder's production company, Meteor Pictures, was based in Beverly Hills, California. The film was shot in various locations in Italy, including Amalfi, Naples and Rome.
Synopsis: Dishonourably discharged after a four-year stint in a military prison for dabbling in black markets while stationed in Italy during World War II, former US soldier Frank Keeler (Lloyd Bridges) wants to discretely recover a stash of money he buried near Amalfi prior to his arrest. However…..
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What will I receive? Your film will come on a DVD-R disc in a plastic DVD sleeve with no artwork. The title of the film will be written on the sleeve for your convenience.
Region 2 - PAL
Note: This DVD does not contain any menus.
s This film is now in the PUBLIC DOMAIN.
s Original U. S. copyright registration date: 15 June 1951
s Original U.S. copyright number: LP1081
s Copyright claimant: W. Lee Wilder.
s In 1979, the copyright claimant, W. Lee Wilder, failed to renew its copyright registration in the 28th year after publication - that is in the 28th year after the film’s first release.
s Therefore, when a copyright expires or is not properly renewed, that work then falls into the public domain and can be freely reproduced, distributed, and displayed.
Lloyd Bridges as Frank Keeler
Lea Padovani as Elena Ravezza
Aldo Fabrizi as Pietro
William Tubbs as Jack Convay
Dino Galvani as Massina
Adriano Ambrogi as Baldori
Gianni Rizzo as the Greek
Peggy Doro as Mrs. Day