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.
|Series||Criterion collection ; 56.|
-- (Fictitious character)
Buchan, John, -- 1875-1940 -- Film adaptations.
Conspiracies -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Espionage -- Drama.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Irvington, N.Y.?] :Criterion Collection,2012
|Edition||Special ed., Full screen.|
|Other Titles|| Thirty-nine steps.
Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 steps
Alfred Hitchcock's The thirty-nine steps
Bennett, Charles, 1899-1995, screenwriter.
Reville, Alma, screenwriter.
Hay, Ian, screenwriter.
Donat, Robert, 1905-1958, actor.
Carroll, Madeleine, 1906-1987, actor.
Mannheim, Lucie, 1895-1976, actor.
Tearle, Godfrey, 1884-1953, actor.
Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907-1991, actor.
Laurie, John, 1897-1980, actor.
Haye, Helen, 1874-1957, actor.
Cellier, Frank, 1884-1948, actor.
Watson, Wylie, actor.
Levy, Louis, 1894-1957, composer.
Buchan, John, 1875-1940. Thirty-nine steps.
Carlton Films (Firm), production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godrey Tearle, Peggy Achcroft, John Laurie, Heleny Haye, Franck Cellier, Wylie Watson.
Photographer, Bernard Knowles ; editor, D.N. Twist ; musical director, Louis Levy.
With optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
At head of container title: Alfred Hitchcock's.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1935.
Adapted from the novel by John Buchan.
Special features include: audio commentary by Alfred Hitchcock scholar Marian Keane; Hitchcock : the early years documentary; 1996 television interview with Hitchcock; complete 1937 broadcast of the Lux Radio Theatre adaptation; visual essay by Hitchcock scholar Leonard Leff; audio excerpts from Franc̦ois Truffaunt's 1962 interviews with Hitchcock; original production design drawings.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ( pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).