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The 39 steps

Format: DVD 1999
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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Green Tree Public Library Adult DVD DVD THI
Location  Green Tree Public Library
 
Collection  Adult DVD
 
Call Number  DVD THI
 
 
Springdale Free Public Library Audio Visual DVD #372
Location  Springdale Free Public Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD #372
 
 
Summary
A man in London tries to help a counter-espionage agent and soon finds himself in one jam after another.
A man meets a young woman who is being pursued by foreign spies and takes her back to his apartment. When she is murdered there by the foreign agents that same night, the man must go on the run and expose the spy ring in order to prove his innocence. This DVD edition includes the following supplements: audio essay by Hitchcock scholar Marian Keane; the complete 1937 broadcast of the Lux Radio Theatre adaptation, performed by Robert Montgomery and Ida Lupino ; The Art of Film: Vintage Hitchcock, a Janus Films documentary detailing the director's British period; excerpts from the original 1935 press book; original production design drawings.
Additional Information
Series Criterion collection ; 56.
Subjects Hannay, Richard -- (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Intelligence service -- Drama.
Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Publisher [Chicago, IL] :Criterion Collection,1999
Edition RSDL dual-layer ed.
Other Titles Thirty-nine steps.
Alfred Hitchcock's the 39 steps
Thirty-nine steps
Contributors Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Donat, Robert, 1905-1958.
Carroll, Madeleine, 1906-1987.
Mannheim, Lucie, 1895-1976.
Tearle, Godfrey, 1884-1953.
Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907-1991.
Laurie, John, 1897-1980.
Haye, Helen, 1874-1957.
Cellier, Frank, 1884-1948.
Watson, Wylie.
Levy, Louis.
Buchan, John, 1875-1940. Thirty-nine steps.
Gaumont British Picture Corp.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Participants/Performers Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle, Peggy Ashcroft, John Laurie, Helen Haye, Frank Cellier, Wylie Watson.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Bernard Knowles ; editor, D.N. Twist ; musical director, Louis Levy.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Language English
English language tracks with English subtitles.
Notes Originally released as a motion picture in 1935.
Based on novel by John Buchan.
Special features: audio commentary by Hitchcock scholar Marian Keene; the complete 1937 broadcast of the "Lux Radio Theatre" adaptation, performed by Robert Montgomery and Ida Lupino; "The art of film: Vintage Hitchcock"; a Janus Films documentary detailing the director's British period; excerpts from the 1935 press book; original productin design drawings.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital mono, new transfer with restored image and sound, Region 1 encoding.
Description 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0780021967
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