The Resource Alfred Hitchcock, Legends of Hollywood, BCI ; [director, Alfred Hitchcock], (videorecording)

Alfred Hitchcock, Legends of Hollywood, BCI ; [director, Alfred Hitchcock], (videorecording)

Label
Alfred Hitchcock, Legends of Hollywood
Title
Alfred Hitchcock
Title part
Legends of Hollywood
Statement of responsibility
BCI ; [director, Alfred Hitchcock]
Title variation
Legends of Hollywood
Contributor
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Young & innocent: Robert is the estranged husband of a beautiful actress with a bad reputation. When he discovers her lifeless body on the beach, he is mistaken for the murderer and soon finds himself on the run, learning that the murder makes for very strange bedfellows
  • Blackmail: Alice White is having dinner in a fancy restaurant with her fiancé when an artist sitting at the next table invites her to come see his paintings upstairs. Alice's trip to the studio becomes a memorable one to say the least
  • Juno & the paycock: The wife of a poor Irish family in the 1920s struggles to hold her family together during the hard times. Meanwhile, her husband does nothing but bring them disrepute
  • Rich & strange: Fred and Emily, a young married couple, decide to take a cruise around the world after they come into a sizable inheritance. While on the cruise both Emily and Fred become romantically involved with the wrong people, and end up broke. Forced to journey home on a cargo boat, the couple sadly realizes that the worst is yet to come
  • The ring: A young married woman loses interest in her boxer husband and flees into the arms of his rival. It takes a near lethal punch to put things in perspective
  • Lodger: Quiet and secretive Jonathan Drew has just rented a room in a London boarding house. Coincidentally, his arrival overlaps with the brutal murders orchestrated by Jack The Ripper
  • Secret agent: An ever-winding tale of deception that revolves around British novelist Edgar Brodie and secret agent Elsa Carrington. Their search for a ruthless murderer takes them to Switzerland, through the Alps and a train to Greece. Will a surprise air attack bring an end to their search and their lives?
  • The lady vanishes: Poor Iris Henderson and kindly old Miss Froy are traveling together on a train to England. When Iris awakes from a nap, she discovers that Miss Froy has disappeared, and has been replaced by another lady wearing her friend's clothing
  • The man who knew too much: This classic Hitchcock thriller brings together vacationing English couple Bob and Jill Lawrence and their new friend, Louis Bernard. Unfortunately, Bernard is murdered, but not before whispering something important in Bob's ear
  • Sabotage: Karl Verlok leads a secret life as a paid terrorist which leads undercover agent Ted Spencer to move in next door to Verlok and his wife Sylvia. Feeling that something's up, Verlok sends Sylvia's younger brother to deliver something for him, only the young man doesn't know he's delivering a time-bomb
  • Champagne: The millionaire father of an impetuous daughter decides to cut her off to put an end to her flippant behavior and to teach her a lesson. When his plan goes too far, she ends up learning more than any girl should know
  • Murder!: An actress is sentenced to death after being convicted of murder, but an unconvinced juror sets out to find the real killer in time to save the innocent woman
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/75
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
A44743 2007
PerformerNote
  • Young & innocent: Nova Pilbeam, Derrick De Marney
  • Blackmail: Anny Ondra, John Longden, Cyril Ritchard
  • Juno & the paycock: Sara Allgood, Edward Chapman
  • Rich & strange: Henry Kendall, Joan Barry
  • The ring: Lilian Hall-Davis, Carl Brisson
  • Lodger: Ivor Novello, Marie Ault, Arthur Chesney, Malcolm Keen
  • Secret agent: John Gielgud, Peter Lorre, Madeleine Carroll
  • The lady vanishes: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty
  • The man who knew too much: Leslie Banks, Edna Best, Peter Lorre, Pierre Fresnay
  • Sabotage: Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, John Loder
  • Champagne: Betty Balfour, Gordon Harker
  • Murder!: Herbert Marshall, Norah Baring, Phyllis Konstam, Edward Chapman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1919-2015
  • 1906-1978
  • 1900-1971
  • 1897-1977
  • 1883-1950
  • 1901-1977
  • 1897-1962
  • 1903-1989
  • 1901-1933
  • 1893-1958
  • 1893-1951
  • 1870-1951
  • 1882-1949
  • 1887-1970
  • 1904-2000
  • 1906-1987
  • 1894-1971
  • 1865-1948
  • 1890-1952
  • 1900-1974
  • 1897-1975
  • 1910-1999
  • 1898-1978
  • 1898-1988
  • 1903-1977
  • 1885-1967
  • 1890-1966
  • 1907-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Pilbeam, Nova
  • De Marney, Derrick
  • Ondra, Anny
  • Longden, John
  • Ritchard, Cyril
  • Allgood, Sara
  • Chapman, Edward
  • Kendall, Henry
  • Barry, Joan
  • Hall Davis, Lilian
  • Brisson, Carl
  • Novello, Ivor
  • Ault, Marie
  • Chesney, Arthur
  • Keen, Malcolm
  • Gielgud, John
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Carroll, Madeleine
  • Lockwood, Margaret
  • Redgrave, Michael
  • Lukas, Paul
  • Whitty, May
  • Banks, Leslie
  • Best, Edna
  • Fresnay, Pierre
  • Sidney, Sylvia
  • Homolka, Oscar
  • Loder, John
  • Balfour, Betty
  • Harker, Gordon
  • Marshall, Herbert
  • Baring, Norah
  • Konstam, Phyllis
  • BCI Eclipse Company, LLC
Runtime
863
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Murder victims
  • Mistaken identity
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Painters
  • Families
  • Ireland
  • Ocean travel
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Jack
  • Serial murders
  • Murder
  • Railroad travel
  • Missing persons
  • Assassination
  • Espionage
  • Terrorists
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Millionaires
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Judicial error
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock, Legends of Hollywood, BCI ; [director, Alfred Hitchcock], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Young & innocent originally released as a motion picture in 1937 ; Blackmail originally released as a motion picture in 1929 ; Juno & the paycock originally released as a motion picture in 1930 ; Rich & strange originally released as a motion picture in 1932 ; The ring originally released as a motion picture in 1927 ; Lodger originally released as a motion picture in 1926 ; Secret agent originally released as a motion picture in 1936 ; The lady vanishes originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; The man who knew too much originally released as a motion picture in 1934 ; Sabotage originally released as a motion picture in 1936 ; Champagne originally released as a motion picture in 1928 ; Murder! originally released as a motion picture in 1930
  • Contains 12 classic Hitchcock films
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1: Side A: Young & innocent ; Side B: Blackmail -- Disc 2: Side A: Juno & the paycock ; Side B: Rich & strange -- Disc 3: Side A: The ring ; Side B: Lodger -- Disc 4: Side A: Secret agent ; Side B: The lady vanishes -- Disc 5: Side A: The man who knew too much ; Side B: Sabotage -- Disc 6: Side A: Champagne ; Side B: Murder!
Control code
ocn171300046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (863 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
787364788897
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 47888-9
  • 45011-9-1--45011-9-6
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)171300046
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation; double-sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfred Hitchcock, Legends of Hollywood, BCI ; [director, Alfred Hitchcock], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Young & innocent originally released as a motion picture in 1937 ; Blackmail originally released as a motion picture in 1929 ; Juno & the paycock originally released as a motion picture in 1930 ; Rich & strange originally released as a motion picture in 1932 ; The ring originally released as a motion picture in 1927 ; Lodger originally released as a motion picture in 1926 ; Secret agent originally released as a motion picture in 1936 ; The lady vanishes originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; The man who knew too much originally released as a motion picture in 1934 ; Sabotage originally released as a motion picture in 1936 ; Champagne originally released as a motion picture in 1928 ; Murder! originally released as a motion picture in 1930
  • Contains 12 classic Hitchcock films
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1: Side A: Young & innocent ; Side B: Blackmail -- Disc 2: Side A: Juno & the paycock ; Side B: Rich & strange -- Disc 3: Side A: The ring ; Side B: Lodger -- Disc 4: Side A: Secret agent ; Side B: The lady vanishes -- Disc 5: Side A: The man who knew too much ; Side B: Sabotage -- Disc 6: Side A: Champagne ; Side B: Murder!
Control code
ocn171300046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (863 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
787364788897
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 47888-9
  • 45011-9-1--45011-9-6
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)171300046
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation; double-sided
Video recording format
DVD

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