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The Resource Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train, [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; screen play by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train, [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; screen play by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Label
Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train
Title
Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; screen play by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his wife, is approached on a train by a stranger, Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Anthony offers a plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clue would link the two murders save the casual meeting of strangers on a train
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Strangers on a train (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; original music, Dimitri Tiomkin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG ; Bonus features not rated
Language note
English or French soundtracks with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; Closed captioned for main feature only
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S773 2004
PerformerNote
Farley Granger, Ruth Roman, Robert Walker, Leo G. Carroll
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1888-1959
  • 1913-2004
  • 1899-1980
  • 1894-1979
  • 1921-1995
  • 1922-1999
  • 1918-1951
  • 1886-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Ormonde, Czenzi
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Tiomkin, Dimitri
  • Highsmith, Patricia
  • Granger, Farley
  • Roman, Ruth
  • Walker, Robert
  • Carroll, Leo G.
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
204
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Homicide
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train, [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; screen play by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/war31975d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from opening frames
  • Adaptation by Whitfield Cook from the novel by Patricia Highsmith
  • DVD release of the 1951 motion picture
  • Special features include: commentary by director Peter Bogdanovich, Patricia Highsmith, biographer Andrew Wilson, and others; excerpt from an interview with Alfred Hitchcock; theatrical trailer; Strangers on a train : a Hitchock classic (making-of documentary); The Hitchcocks on hitch (featurette); Strangers on a train : the victim's P.O.V. (featurette); Strangers on a train : an appreciation by M. Night Shyamalan (featurette); Alfred Hitchcock's historical meeting (vintage newsreel)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56365706
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed. ; standard version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (204 min.)
Isbn
9780790789989
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393197520
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
31975
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56365706
System details
DVD in the aspect ratio of the original theatrical exhibition ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital mono ; Dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a train, [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; screen play by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/war31975d.gif
Publication
Note
  • Title from opening frames
  • Adaptation by Whitfield Cook from the novel by Patricia Highsmith
  • DVD release of the 1951 motion picture
  • Special features include: commentary by director Peter Bogdanovich, Patricia Highsmith, biographer Andrew Wilson, and others; excerpt from an interview with Alfred Hitchcock; theatrical trailer; Strangers on a train : a Hitchock classic (making-of documentary); The Hitchcocks on hitch (featurette); Strangers on a train : the victim's P.O.V. (featurette); Strangers on a train : an appreciation by M. Night Shyamalan (featurette); Alfred Hitchcock's historical meeting (vintage newsreel)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56365706
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed. ; standard version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (204 min.)
Isbn
9780790789989
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085393197520
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
31975
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56365706
System details
DVD in the aspect ratio of the original theatrical exhibition ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital mono ; Dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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