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The Resource North by Northwest, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

North by Northwest, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Label
North by Northwest
Title
North by Northwest
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Madison Avenue ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents, and goes on the run across the United States
Cataloging source
NED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Bernard Herrmann ; director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, George Tomasini
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, optional French subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.S87
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .N67 2010
  • .N6784 2010
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis, Leo G. Carroll, Josephine Hutchinson, Philip Ober, Martin Landau
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2005
  • 1899-1980
  • 1904-1986
  • 1924-
  • 1909-1984
  • 1911-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Grant, Cary
  • Saint, Eva Marie
  • Mason, James
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
Runtime
136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mistaken identity
  • Spies
  • Advertising executives
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Malicious accusation
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
North by Northwest, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Package design, Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc, c2010
  • Special features: commentary by Ernest Lehman ; music-only audio track showcasing Bernard Herrmann's score
  • Also issued as part of Alfred Hitchcock, the essentials collection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn692339235
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780780665859
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929157853
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 3000033401(container)
  • 2000007392(disc)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1595122
  • (OCoLC)692339235
System details
DVD; NTSC, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English) and mono (French), region 1, dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
North by Northwest, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Package design, Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc, c2010
  • Special features: commentary by Ernest Lehman ; music-only audio track showcasing Bernard Herrmann's score
  • Also issued as part of Alfred Hitchcock, the essentials collection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn692339235
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780780665859
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929157853
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 3000033401(container)
  • 2000007392(disc)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1595122
  • (OCoLC)692339235
System details
DVD; NTSC, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English) and mono (French), region 1, dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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