The Resource Alfred Hitchcock 4-pack, (videorecording)

Alfred Hitchcock 4-pack, (videorecording)

Label
Alfred Hitchcock 4-pack
Title
Alfred Hitchcock 4-pack
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Lady vanishes: While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train
  • Jamaica Inn: An Irish orphan girl goes to live with an uncle who is discovered to be involved in a group of smuggling highwaymen ravaging the area
  • The 39 steps: Character Richard Hanney stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
  • Easy virtue: A woman goes through a divorce and attempts to overcome the tarnished reputation that accompanies it
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
IQU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Jamaica Inn (Motion picture : 1939)
  • Lady vanishes (Motion picture : 1935)
  • 39 steps (Motion picture : 1935)
  • Easy virtue (Motion picture : 1928)
Credits note
  • Jamaica Inn: Mayflower Pictures presents ; director, Alfred Hitchcock ; producer, Erich Pommer ; screenplay, Sidney Gilliat and Joan Harrison ; music, Eric Fenby ; editor, Robert Hamer ; director of photography, Harry Stradling
  • The 39 steps: Gaumont-British Picture Corporation presents ; director, Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay, Charles Bennett ; music, Louis Levy ; art director, O. Werndorff ; editor, D.N. Twist ; director of photography, Bernard Knowles
  • Easy virtue: CM Woolf, Michael Balcon, and Gainsborough Pictures present ; director, Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay, Eliot Stannard ; art director, Clifford Pember ; director of photography, Claude McDonnell
Language note
In English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A45 2006
PerformerNote
  • The Lady vanishes: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty, Cecil Parker, Linden Travers, Naunton Wayne, Basil Radford, Mary Clare, Googie Withers, Catherine Lacy
  • Jamaica Inn: Charles Laughton, Leslie Banks, Emlyn Williams, Robert Newton, Maureen O'Hara
  • Sabotage: Sylvia Sydney, Oscar Homolka, John Loder, Desmond Tester, William Dewhurst
  • The 39 steps: Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle, Peggy Ashcroft
  • Easy virtue: Isabel Jeans, Robin Irvine, Franklin Dyall, Eric Bransby Williams, Ian Hunter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1894-1971
  • 1899-1962
  • 1890-1952
  • 1905-1987
  • 1905-1956
  • 1920-2015
  • 1905-1958
  • 1906-1987
  • 1895-1976
  • 1884-1953
  • 1891-
  • 1901-1933
  • 1900-1975
  • 1907-1989
  • 1875-1940
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Gilliat, Sidney
  • Launder, Frank
  • Lockwood, Margaret
  • Redgrave, Michael
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Laughton, Charles
  • Banks, Leslie
  • Williams, Emlyn
  • Newton, Robert
  • O'Hara, Maureen
  • Donat, Robert
  • Carroll, Madeleine
  • Mannheim, Lucie
  • Tearle, Godfrey
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Jeans, Isabel
  • Irvine, Robin
  • Dyall, Franklin
  • Williams, Eric Bransby
  • Hunter, Ian
  • White, Ethel Lina
  • Du Maurier, Daphne
  • Buchan, John
  • Coward, Noel
  • Mayflower Pictures, Inc
  • Gaumont British Picture Corp
  • Gainsborough Studios
  • Digiview Productions
Runtime
341
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Orphans
  • Pirates
  • Espionage, British
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Divorce
  • Railroad trains
  • Missing persons
  • Spies
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock 4-pack, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "4 movies on 2 discs, over 5 hours"
  • Title from container
  • Easy virtue is a silent film with title cards
  • Jamaica Inn was based on the novel by Daphne du Maurier. The lady vanishes was based on the novel Wheel spins by Ethel Lina White. The 39 steps was based on the novel by John Buchan. Easy virtue was adapted from the play by Noel Coward
  • Jamaica Inn was originally produced as a motion picture in 1939. The Lady vanishes was originally produced as a motion picture in 1938. The 39 steps was originally produced as a motion picture in 1935. Easy virtue was originally produced as a motion picture in 1928
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
The lady vanishes -- The 39 steps -- Jamaica Inn -- Easy virtue
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (341 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
090328310981
Other physical details
si., sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70141837
System details
DVD ; fullscreen presentation ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfred Hitchcock 4-pack, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "4 movies on 2 discs, over 5 hours"
  • Title from container
  • Easy virtue is a silent film with title cards
  • Jamaica Inn was based on the novel by Daphne du Maurier. The lady vanishes was based on the novel Wheel spins by Ethel Lina White. The 39 steps was based on the novel by John Buchan. Easy virtue was adapted from the play by Noel Coward
  • Jamaica Inn was originally produced as a motion picture in 1939. The Lady vanishes was originally produced as a motion picture in 1938. The 39 steps was originally produced as a motion picture in 1935. Easy virtue was originally produced as a motion picture in 1928
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
The lady vanishes -- The 39 steps -- Jamaica Inn -- Easy virtue
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (341 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
090328310981
Other physical details
si., sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70141837
System details
DVD ; fullscreen presentation ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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