The Resource Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz, Universal ; director of photography, Jack Hildyard ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; screenplay by Samuel Taylor ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (Blu-ray)

Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz, Universal ; director of photography, Jack Hildyard ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; screenplay by Samuel Taylor ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (Blu-ray)

Label
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz
Title
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; director of photography, Jack Hildyard ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; screenplay by Samuel Taylor ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
  • Topaz
  • Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Set designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An American CIA agent hires a French operative to travel to Cuba and investigate rumors of Russian missiles and Topaz, a NATO spy. The inquiry soon spins into a life-threatening escapade of espionage, betrayal and murder
Member of
Cataloging source
IBZ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Film editor, William H. Ziegler ; assistant directors, Douglas Green, James Westman ; set decorations, John Austin ; costume supervisor, Peter Saldutti ; costumes by Edith Head ; production designer, Henry Bumstead ; music composed and conducted by Maurice Jarre
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional Spanish, or French subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T67 2012
PerformerNote
John Forsythe, Frederick Stafford, Dany Robin, John Vernon, Karin Dor, Michel Piccoli, Philippe Noiret, Claude Jade, Michel Subor, Per-Axel Arosenius, Roscoe Lee Browne, Edmon Ryan, Sonja Kolthoff, Tina Hedstrom, John van Dreelen, Don Randolph, Roberto Contreras, Carlos Rivas, Roger Til, Lewis Charles, Sandor Szabo, Anna Navarro, Lew Brown, John Roper, George Skaff
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http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Hildyard, Jack
  • Coleman, Herbert
  • Taylor, Samuel
  • Forsythe, John
  • Stafford, Frederick
  • Robin, Dany
  • Vernon, John
  • Dor, Karin
  • Piccoli, Michel
  • Noiret, Philippe
  • Jade, Claude
  • Subor, Michel
  • Arosenius, Per-Axel
  • Browne, Roscoe Lee
  • Ryan, Edmon
  • Kolthoff, Sonja
  • Hedstrom, Tina
  • Van Dreelen, John
  • Randolph, Donald
  • Rivas, Carlos
  • Charles, Lewis
  • Szabo, Sandor
  • Brown, Lew
  • Roper, John
  • Ziegler, William
  • Austin, John P
  • Head, Edith
  • Bumstead, Henry
  • Jarre, Maurice
  • Uris, Leon
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
143
Series statement
Alfred Hitchcock the masterpiece collection
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  • Spies
  • Espionage, American
  • Cold War
  • Uris, Leon
  • Feature films
  • Spy films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Adventure films
  • Adventure
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz, Universal ; director of photography, Jack Hildyard ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; screenplay by Samuel Taylor ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Leon Uris
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • Special features: Alternate endings ;"Topaz: an appreciation by film historian and critic Leonard Maltin" featurette ; Storyboards: The Mendozas ; Production photographs ; Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn819736481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Limited ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192117305
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2021529
  • 61120097
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)819736481
System details
Blu-ray ; widescreen ; 1080p High-definition ; English DTS-HD master audio, 2.0 mono. ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz, Universal ; director of photography, Jack Hildyard ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; screenplay by Samuel Taylor ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Leon Uris
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • Special features: Alternate endings ;"Topaz: an appreciation by film historian and critic Leonard Maltin" featurette ; Storyboards: The Mendozas ; Production photographs ; Theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn819736481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Limited ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192117305
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2021529
  • 61120097
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)819736481
System details
Blu-ray ; widescreen ; 1080p High-definition ; English DTS-HD master audio, 2.0 mono. ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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