The Resource Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense, StudioCanal ; British International Pictures Ltd

Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense, StudioCanal ; British International Pictures Ltd

Label
Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense
Title
Alfred Hitchcock
Title remainder
the early years of the master of suspense
Statement of responsibility
StudioCanal ; British International Pictures Ltd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • The ring: A prizefighter loses everything after being defeated and embarks on a quest for revenge
  • The manxman: A lawyer and a fisherman fall in love with the same woman; she marries one, but loves the other
  • Murder: An actress is convicted of murder and sentenced to death, but an unconvinced juror sets out to find the real killer
  • The skin game: A poor family must fight to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
  • Rich and strange: Having suddenly come into a large sum of money, a bickering young couple take a world cruise which starts them on a series of adventures
Related
Cataloging source
MNN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, John Maxwell ... et al.] ; director, Alfred Hitchcock ; writers, Alfred Hitchcock ... [et al.]
Intended audience
Junior high school - adults
Language note
1st and 2nd works silent with English intertitles ; 3rd-5th works In English with English or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
  • The ring: Lilian Hall Davis, Carl Brisson, Ian Hunter
  • The manxman: Carl Brisson, Malcolm Keen, Anny Ondra
  • Murder: Herbert Marshall, Norah Baring, Miles Mander
  • The skin game: Edmund Gwenn, Jill Esmond, John Longden
  • Rich and strange: Henry Kendall, Joan Barry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1958
  • 1901-1933
  • 1900-1975
  • 1887-1970
  • 1890-1966
  • 1888-1946
  • 1875-1959
  • 1908-1990
  • 1900-1971
  • 1897-1962
  • 1903-1989
  • 1899-1980
  • 1853-1931
  • 1897-1940
  • 1867-1933
  • 1897-1956
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brisson, Carl
  • Hall Davis, Lilian
  • Hunter, Ian
  • Keen, Malcolm
  • Ondra, Anny
  • Marshall, Herbert
  • Baring, Norah
  • Mander, Miles
  • Gwenn, Edmund
  • Esmond, Jill
  • Longden, John
  • Kendall, Henry
  • Barry, Joan
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Caine, Hall
  • Dane, Clemence
  • Simpson, Helen
  • Galsworthy, John
  • Collins, Dale
Runtime
444
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Gentry
  • Social conflict
  • Married people
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense, StudioCanal ; British International Pictures Ltd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD video
  • Videodisc release of the 1928-1931 motion pictures
  • The manxman based on a story by Sir Hall Caine ; Murder based on the novel Enter Sir John by Clemence Dane and Helen Simpson ; Skin game based on the play by John Galsworthy ; Rich and strange based on the novel by Dale Collins
  • Not rated
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Mono
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Disc 1. The ring (1928) ; The manxman (1930) -- Disc 2. Murder (1930) ; The skin game (1931) -- Disc 3. Rich and strange (1931)
Control code
85762837
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen ; 3-disc collector's edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs in 2 volumes (approximately 444 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236208600
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
20860
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfred Hitchcock : the early years of the master of suspense, StudioCanal ; British International Pictures Ltd
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD video
  • Videodisc release of the 1928-1931 motion pictures
  • The manxman based on a story by Sir Hall Caine ; Murder based on the novel Enter Sir John by Clemence Dane and Helen Simpson ; Skin game based on the play by John Galsworthy ; Rich and strange based on the novel by Dale Collins
  • Not rated
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Mono
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Disc 1. The ring (1928) ; The manxman (1930) -- Disc 2. Murder (1930) ; The skin game (1931) -- Disc 3. Rich and strange (1931)
Control code
85762837
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen ; 3-disc collector's edition.
Extent
3 videodiscs in 2 volumes (approximately 444 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236208600
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
20860
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD

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