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The Resource Foreign Correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Foreign Correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Label
Foreign Correspondent
Title
Foreign Correspondent
Statement of responsibility
Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's Foreign correspondent
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Contributor
Actor
Art director
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Performer
Presenter
Screenwriter
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A full-throttle espionage thriller, starring Joel McCrea as a green Yank reporter sent to Europe to get the scoop on the imminent war. It's wall-to-wall witty repartee, head-spinning plot twists, and brilliantly mounted suspense set pieces, including an ocean plane crash climax with astonishing special effects
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TXI
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Foreign correspondent (Motion picture)
  • Dick Cavett show (Television program)
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Credits note
Music by Alfred Newman ; art direction, Alexander Golitzen ; director of photography, Rudolph Maté ; supervising editor, Otho Lovering ; film editor, Dorothy Spencer ; interior decoration, Julia Heron ; costumes, I. Magnin & Co
Dewey number
791.4372
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Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F659 2014
PerformerNote
Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders, Albert Basserman, Robert Benchley, Edmund Gwenn, Eduardo Ciannelli, Harry Davenport, Martin Kosleck
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  • 1899-1980
  • 1894-1968
  • 1899-1995
  • 1907-1994
  • 1900-1954
  • 1889-1945
  • 1905-1990
  • 1920-2007
  • 1890-1966
  • 1906-1972
  • 1867-1952
  • 1875-1959
  • 1887-1969
  • 1866-1949
  • 1904-1994
  • 1901-1970
  • 1908-2005
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  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Wanger, Walter
  • Bennett, Charles
  • Harrison, Joan
  • Hilton, James
  • Benchley, Robert
  • McCrea, Joel
  • Day, Laraine
  • Marshall, Herbert
  • Sanders, George
  • Bassermann, Albert
  • Gwenn, Edmund
  • Cianelli, Eduardo
  • Davenport, Harry
  • Kosleck, Martin
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Golitzen, Alexander
  • Maté, Rudolph
  • Lovering, Otto
  • Spencer, Dorothy
  • Heron, Julia
  • Harris, Mark
  • Barron, Craig
  • Cavett, Dick
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Naremore, James
  • I. Magnin & Co
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
696
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  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Foreign correspondents
  • Spies
  • Man-woman relationships
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Foreign correspondents
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Secret service
  • Spies
Technique
live action
Label
Foreign Correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Link
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Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Includes booklet (12 pages, illustrations) featuring an essay by film scholar James Naremore
  • Special features: Disc 2: Hollywood propaganda and World War II (a new interview with writer Mark Harris); Visual effects in Foregin Correspondent (new piece on the film's special effects by visual effects expert Craig Barron); Dick Cavett interviews Hitchcock (interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from a 1972 episode of The Dick Cavett Show); Radio adaptation (of the film from 1946 starring Joseph Cotten); "Have you heard?" (the story of wartime rumors, a 1942 Life magazine "photo-drama" by Hitchcock); Trailer
Accompanying material
1 fold-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn891969560
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9781604659269
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
715515129312
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2420D
  • CC2420D-1
  • CC2420D-2
System details
DVD: region 1, NTSC, aspect ratio 1.37:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital monaural
Label
Foreign Correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Link
../WebZ/DECRead?standardNoType=6&standardNo=71551512931&sessionid=0&srcdbname=worldcat&key=5480bf3d0d0f01dc96b0f8c33d769b1221ac8aaf705a26161d42e2e7f5538f7b&ectype=MOREINFO
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Includes booklet (12 pages, illustrations) featuring an essay by film scholar James Naremore
  • Special features: Disc 2: Hollywood propaganda and World War II (a new interview with writer Mark Harris); Visual effects in Foregin Correspondent (new piece on the film's special effects by visual effects expert Craig Barron); Dick Cavett interviews Hitchcock (interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from a 1972 episode of The Dick Cavett Show); Radio adaptation (of the film from 1946 starring Joseph Cotten); "Have you heard?" (the story of wartime rumors, a 1942 Life magazine "photo-drama" by Hitchcock); Trailer
Accompanying material
1 fold-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn891969560
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9781604659269
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
715515129312
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2420D
  • CC2420D-1
  • CC2420D-2
System details
DVD: region 1, NTSC, aspect ratio 1.37:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital monaural

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