The lady vanishes

Format: DVD 2007
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Location Collection Status
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD IN TRANSIT
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
Penn Hills Library Audio Visual IN TRANSIT
Location  Penn Hills Library
Collection  Audio Visual
While traveling by train in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared into thin air. The young woman then turns investigator and finds herself drawn into a complex web of mystery and high adventure.
Additional Information
Series Criterion collection ; 3.
Subjects Railroad travel -- Europe -- Drama.
Feature films.
Spy films.
Suspense films.
Publisher [Irvington, N.Y.] :The Criterion Collection,2007
Edition Full-screen, Special ed.
Other Titles Wheel spins.
Contributors Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Gilliat, Sidney.
Launder, Frank.
Lockwood, Margaret.
Redgrave, Michael.
Lukas, Paul, 1894-1971.
Whitty, May, Dame, 1865-1948.
Parker, Cecil, 1897-1971.
Travers, Linden, 1913-2001.
Wayne, Naunton, 1901-1970.
White, Ethel Lina. Wheel spins.
Janus Films.
Granada (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Participants/Performers Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty, Cecil Parker, Linden Travers, Naunton Wayne.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Jack Cox; editor, R.E. Dearing; musical director, Louis Levy.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as motion picture in 1938.
Based on the novel: The wheel spins by Ethel Lina White.
Special features: (disc one: the film) new, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder; (disc two: the supplements) 'Crook's tour', a 1941 feature-length Charters and Caldicott adventure, available for the first time on home video, starring Basil Radford and Naunton Wayne reprising their beloved 'The lady vanishes' roles; excerpts from Franc╠žois Truffaut's legendary 1962 audio interview with Alfred Hitchcock; 'Mystery train', a new video essay about Hitchcock and 'The lady vanishes' by Hitchcock scholar Leonard Leff; stills gallery of behind-the-scenes photos and promotional art; plus: new essays by critic Geoffrey O'Brien and Hitchcock scholar Charles Barr.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Description 2 videodiscs (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781604650006
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