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The Resource The 39 steps, Janus Films ; ITV Studios Global Entertainment ; Gaumont-British Picture Corporation, Ltd. presents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)

The 39 steps, Janus Films ; ITV Studios Global Entertainment ; Gaumont-British Picture Corporation, Ltd. presents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)

Label
The 39 steps
Title
The 39 steps
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; ITV Studios Global Entertainment ; Gaumont-British Picture Corporation, Ltd. presents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Thirty-nine steps
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The 39 Steps is a heart-racing spy story by Alfred Hitchcock, following Richard Hannay, who stumbles into a conspiracy that thrusts him into a hectic chase across the Scotish moors. A chase in which he is both the pursuer and the pursued, as well as into an expected romance with the cool Pamela
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Bernard Knowles; editor, D.N. Twist; musical director, Louis Levy; producers, Michael Balcon, Iver Montagu; adaptation, Charles Bennett ; continuity, Alma Reville
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godrey Tearle, Peggy Achcroft, John Laurie, Heleny Haye, Franck Cellier
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1905-1958
  • 1906-1987
  • 1884-1953
  • 1907-1991
  • 1897-1980
  • 1874-1957
  • 1884-1948
  • 1899-1995
  • 1900-1975
  • 1893-1957
  • 1875-1940
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Donat, Robert
  • Carroll, Madeleine
  • Tearle, Godfrey
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Laurie, John
  • Haye, Helen
  • Cellier, Frank
  • Watson, Wylie
  • Bennett, Charles
  • Knowles, Bernard
  • Levy, Louis
  • Buchan, John
  • Leff, Leonard J
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Janus Films
  • ITV Studios
Runtime
86
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hannay, Richard (Fictitious character)
  • Conspiracies
  • Espionage
  • Buchan, John
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Spy films
  • Fiction films
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The 39 steps, Janus Films ; ITV Studios Global Entertainment ; Gaumont-British Picture Corporation, Ltd. presents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the novel by John Buchan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1935
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Alfred Hitchcock scholar Marian Keane; Hitchcock: the early years (2000), a British documentary; original footage from broadcaster Mike Scott's 1966 TV interview with Hitchcock; complete broadcast of the 1937 Lux Radio Theatre adaptation; visual essay by Hitchcock scholar Leonard Leff; excerpts from Francois Truffaut's 1962 audio interview with Hitchcock; original production design drawings
  • Accompanying booklet includes essay by film critic David Cairns
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn795250401
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604656046
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515096416
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2161DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)795250401
System details
DVD, NTSC, screen (1.33:1) presentation, high definition digital restoration; PCM mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The 39 steps, Janus Films ; ITV Studios Global Entertainment ; Gaumont-British Picture Corporation, Ltd. presents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the novel by John Buchan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1935
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Alfred Hitchcock scholar Marian Keane; Hitchcock: the early years (2000), a British documentary; original footage from broadcaster Mike Scott's 1966 TV interview with Hitchcock; complete broadcast of the 1937 Lux Radio Theatre adaptation; visual essay by Hitchcock scholar Leonard Leff; excerpts from Francois Truffaut's 1962 audio interview with Hitchcock; original production design drawings
  • Accompanying booklet includes essay by film critic David Cairns
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn795250401
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604656046
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515096416
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2161DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)795250401
System details
DVD, NTSC, screen (1.33:1) presentation, high definition digital restoration; PCM mono
Video recording format
DVD

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