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The Resource Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief, a Paramount release ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief, a Paramount release ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Label
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief
Title
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount release ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
To catch a thief
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Living on the French Riviera, John Robie is a retired jewel thief who was once known as 'The Cat.' He catches the eye of Frances Stevens who is a pampered, vacationing heiress. But when a new rash of gem thefts occurs amongst the luxury hotels of the spectacular French playground, it appears that 'The Cat' is on the prowl once again. Robie might be reformed, but is he deviously using Frances to gain access to the tempting collection of fabulous jewelry belonging to her mother?
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; editor, George Tomasini ; music by Lyn Murray
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English (Dolby 2.0, Dolby mono.), dubbed French (Dolby mono) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A44 2009
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jesse Royce Landis, John Williams, Charles Vanel, Brigitte Auber
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1919-2008
  • 1899-1980
  • 1904-1986
  • 1929-1982
  • 1904-1972
  • 1903-1983
  • 1892-1989
  • 1928-
  • 1909-1989
  • 1910-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hayes, John Michael
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Grant, Cary
  • Grace
  • Landis, Jessie Royce
  • Williams, John
  • Vanel, Charles
  • Auber, Brigitte
  • Murray, Lyn
  • Dodge, David
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
106
Series statement
Centennial collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewel thieves
  • Impersonation
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Insurance companies
  • Riviera (France)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief, a Paramount release ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by David Dodge
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by Dr. Drew Casper, Hitchcock film historian. Disc 2: A night with the Hichcocks; "Unacceptable under the code:" film censorship in America; writing and casting To catch a thief; the making of To catch a thief; behind to gates: Cary Grant and Grace Kelly; Alfred Hitchcock and To catch a thief: an appreciation; Edith Head: the Paramount years; If you love To catch a thief, you'll love this interactive travelogue; original theatrical trailer; galleries
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one. Feature film -- Disc two. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Isbn
9781415748480
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361423241
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
14232
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn310780666
  • (Sirsi) o310780666
  • (OCoLC)310780666
  • 599667
  • 599667
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround, Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Terms governing use
These DVD discs are copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief, a Paramount release ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by David Dodge
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by Dr. Drew Casper, Hitchcock film historian. Disc 2: A night with the Hichcocks; "Unacceptable under the code:" film censorship in America; writing and casting To catch a thief; the making of To catch a thief; behind to gates: Cary Grant and Grace Kelly; Alfred Hitchcock and To catch a thief: an appreciation; Edith Head: the Paramount years; If you love To catch a thief, you'll love this interactive travelogue; original theatrical trailer; galleries
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one. Feature film -- Disc two. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Isbn
9781415748480
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361423241
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
14232
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn310780666
  • (Sirsi) o310780666
  • (OCoLC)310780666
  • 599667
  • 599667
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround, Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Terms governing use
These DVD discs are copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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