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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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Actor
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Composer
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Film distributor
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Performer
Presenter
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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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LIQ
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videorecording
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  • Foreign correspondent (Motion picture)
  • Dick Cavett show (Television program)
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
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Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
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
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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
  • I. Magnin & Co
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
696
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  • Foreign correspondents
  • Spies
  • Man-woman relationships
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Foreign correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Originally issued as Blu-ray combo pack
  • Special features (DVD disc 2): New piece on the film's special effects by visual effects expert Craig Barron; Hollywood propaganda and World War II, a new interview with writer Mark Harris; interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from a 1972 episode of The Dick Cavett Show; radio adaptation of the film from 1946; "Have you heard?" the story of Wartime rumors; trailer
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
1025410
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
715515113717
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2335BDDVD
  • CC2335BDDVD-2
  • CC2335BDDVD-3
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o880586417
  • (OCoLC)880586417
System details
DVD: region 1, NTSC, aspect ratio 1.37:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital monoaural
Label
Foreign correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Originally issued as Blu-ray combo pack
  • Special features (DVD disc 2): New piece on the film's special effects by visual effects expert Craig Barron; Hollywood propaganda and World War II, a new interview with writer Mark Harris; interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from a 1972 episode of The Dick Cavett Show; radio adaptation of the film from 1946; "Have you heard?" the story of Wartime rumors; trailer
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
1025410
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
715515113717
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2335BDDVD
  • CC2335BDDVD-2
  • CC2335BDDVD-3
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o880586417
  • (OCoLC)880586417
System details
DVD: region 1, NTSC, aspect ratio 1.37:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital monoaural

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