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The Resource Alfred Hitchcock classics, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Alfred Hitchcock classics, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Label
Alfred Hitchcock classics
Title
Alfred Hitchcock classics
Statement of responsibility
directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Young and innocent: Robert discovers his slain girlfriend's body on the beach. Determined to catch the real killer before the police catch him, he goes on the run and enlists the help of Erica, the local police chief's daughter
  • Easy virtue: Larita Filton's husband divorces her after mistakenly believing she was unfaithful. She then meets young John Whittaker on holiday, and when the two rush into a scandalous marriage, Larita's long-held, shocking secret is revealed
  • The ring: 'One-round' Jack and Australian boxing champion Bob Corby go head-to head in a love triangle after Jack's fiance, Mabel, catches Bob's eye. Bob offers Jack one fight. As the big fight nears, Mabel becomes torn between the two men
  • Champagne: Betty is a spoiled heiress who is shocked to learn from her father that their family fortune has disappeared. She is forced to take a job for the first time. Slowly, she begins to change her ways for the better. Her father reveals another secret that leaves Betty fuming
  • The farmer's wife: Samuel is a widower whose daughter is now married. He unsuccessfuly searches for a companion. All the while, his sweet housekeeper, Minta, secretly pines for Samuel's affection. It will take elaborate intervention before Samuel comes to his senses
  • The sorcerer's apprentice: When circus magician Victor Sadini and his wife, Irene, take in Hugo, a runaway, things take a disastrous turn. In an attempt to kill off her husband, Irene tells Hugo that if he kills Victor and takes his wand, he will inherit Victor's magical powers. When the conspiracy unfolds, it's Irene who pays the ultimate price
  • Blackmail: Police detective Frank Webber takes his girlfriend, Alice White, out for the evening. Her secret meeting with another man has disastrous consequences after he attempts to assault her and she kills him in self defense. Frank is assigned to the case. Someone who knows Alice's secret is willing to blackmail her
  • The Manxman: Kate's boyfriend Pete, leaves to seek his fortune. She begins to spend time with his friend, Philip. The two fall for each other, but resist an affair, until word gets to Kate that Pete has died. Just as the two find themselves happy, another shocking secret from the past is revealed, and Kate's life is forever changed
Cataloging source
HT#
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated. Adult situations in some movies
Language note
Silent films with English intertitles
PerformerNote
  • Young and innocent: Nova Pilbeam, Derrick de Marney
  • Easy virtue: Isabel Jeans, Robin Irvine
  • The ring: Carl Brisson, Lilian Hall Davis, Ian Hunter, Forrester Harvey, Harry Terry, Gordon Harker
  • Champagne: Betty Balfour, Jean Bradin, Theo von Alten, Gordon Harker
  • The farmer's wife: Jameson Thomas, Lilian Hall-Davis, Gordon Harker, Gibb McLaughlin
  • The sorcerer's apprentice: Diana Dors, Brandon de Wilde, David J. Stewart, Larry Kert
  • Blackmail: Anny Ondra, Sara Allgood, Charles Paton, John Longden, Donald Calthrop
  • The Manxman: Carl Brisson, Malcolm Keen, Anny Ondra, Randle Ayrton, Claire Greet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1919-2015
  • 1906-1978
  • 1891-1985
  • 1901-1933
  • 1893-1958
  • 1901-1933
  • 1900-1975
  • 1885-1967
  • 1903-1977
  • 1888-1939
  • 1884-1960
  • 1942-1972
  • 1915-1966
  • 1883-1950
  • 1874-1970
  • 1887-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Pilbeam, Nova
  • De Marney, Derrick
  • Jeans, Isabel
  • Irvine, Robin
  • Brisson, Carl
  • Hall Davis, Lilian
  • Hunter, Ian
  • Harker, Gordon
  • Balfour, Betty
  • Bradin, Jean
  • Von Allen, Theo
  • Thomas, Jameson
  • McLaughlin, Gibb
  • Dors, Diana
  • De Wilde, Brandon
  • Stewart, David J.
  • Kert, Larry
  • Ondra, Anny
  • Allgood, Sara
  • Paton, Charles
  • Keen, Malcolm
  • Gaumont British Picture Corp
  • Gainsborough Studios
  • British International Pictures
  • Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
Runtime
720
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Divorced women
  • Scandals
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock classics, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Young and innocent originally released as a motion picture in 1937. Easy virtue originally released as a motion picture in 1928. The ring originally released as a motion picture in 1927. Champagne originally released as a motion picture in 1928. The farmer's wife originally released as a motion picture in 1938. The sorcerer's apprentice originally broadcast on television in 1961. Blackmail originally released as a motion picture in 1929. The Manxman originall released as a motion picture in 1929
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (1927 ; 99 min. ; si.)
  • Champagne
  • scenario by Eliot Stannard ;
  • (1928 ; 95 min. ; si.)
  • The farmer's wife
  • a British International Picture ; adapted for the screen by Eliot Stannard ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
  • (1928 ; 130 min. ; si.)
  • The sorcerer's apprentice
  • Alfred Hitchcock presents: The sorcerer's apprentice ; produced by Joan Harrison ; teleplay by Robert Bloch ; directed by Josef Leytes
  • (1961 ; 26 min.)
  • Young and innocent
  • Blackmail
  • dialogue by Benn Levy ; adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ;
  • (1929 ; 95 min.)
  • The manxman
  • scenario by Eliot Stannard ;
  • (1929 ; 111 min. ; si.)
  • a Gaumont British production ; screenplay by Charles Bennett, Edwin Greenwood, Anthony Armstrong
  • (1937 ; 83 min.)
  • Easy virtue
  • a Gainsborough Pictures production ; scenario by Eliot Stannard ;
  • (1928 ; 81 min. ; si.)
  • The ring
  • written by Alfred Hitchcock ;
Control code
ocn759929571
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (720 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009702090
Other physical details
sd. and sil., b&w
Publisher number
  • 70209
  • 58129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1364301
  • (OCoLC)759929571
System details
DVD ; full screen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfred Hitchcock classics, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Young and innocent originally released as a motion picture in 1937. Easy virtue originally released as a motion picture in 1928. The ring originally released as a motion picture in 1927. Champagne originally released as a motion picture in 1928. The farmer's wife originally released as a motion picture in 1938. The sorcerer's apprentice originally broadcast on television in 1961. Blackmail originally released as a motion picture in 1929. The Manxman originall released as a motion picture in 1929
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (1927 ; 99 min. ; si.)
  • Champagne
  • scenario by Eliot Stannard ;
  • (1928 ; 95 min. ; si.)
  • The farmer's wife
  • a British International Picture ; adapted for the screen by Eliot Stannard ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
  • (1928 ; 130 min. ; si.)
  • The sorcerer's apprentice
  • Alfred Hitchcock presents: The sorcerer's apprentice ; produced by Joan Harrison ; teleplay by Robert Bloch ; directed by Josef Leytes
  • (1961 ; 26 min.)
  • Young and innocent
  • Blackmail
  • dialogue by Benn Levy ; adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ;
  • (1929 ; 95 min.)
  • The manxman
  • scenario by Eliot Stannard ;
  • (1929 ; 111 min. ; si.)
  • a Gaumont British production ; screenplay by Charles Bennett, Edwin Greenwood, Anthony Armstrong
  • (1937 ; 83 min.)
  • Easy virtue
  • a Gainsborough Pictures production ; scenario by Eliot Stannard ;
  • (1928 ; 81 min. ; si.)
  • The ring
  • written by Alfred Hitchcock ;
Control code
ocn759929571
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (720 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009702090
Other physical details
sd. and sil., b&w
Publisher number
  • 70209
  • 58129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1364301
  • (OCoLC)759929571
System details
DVD ; full screen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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