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The Resource Strangers on a train, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Strangers on a train, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Label
Strangers on a train
Title
Strangers on a train
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's strangers on a train
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This film is about two strangers who accidentally meet and plan to trade murders. The screenplay of Patricia Highsmith's novel was adapted by Raymond Chandler
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG (some violence and tension)
Language note
English or French dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman, Leo G. Carroll
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1939-
  • 1918-1951
  • 1922-1999
  • 1888-1959
  • 1906-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Bogdanovich, Peter
  • Granger, Farley
  • Walker, Robert
  • Roman, Ruth
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Ormonde, Czenzi
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
204
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroad travel
  • Murderers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Strangers on a train, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Alfred Hitchcock's
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Disc 1: final release version with commentary by director Peter Bogdanovich, Psycho screenwriter Joseph Stefano, Patricia Highsmith biographer Andrew Wilson and several Hitchcock colleagues, Aficionados and family members, plus the suspense master himself in an interview excerpt; theatrical trailer -- Disc 2: preview version uncovered in 1991 and theatrically issued in 1996; new making-of documentary Strangers on a Train: a Hitchock Classic, with Farley Granger, Pat Hitchcock O'Connell, film historian Richard Schiekel and other Hitchcock family members, colleagues and Aficionados recalling the making of a suspense landmark; 3 intriguing featurettes: The Hitchcocks on Hitch, Strangers on a Train: The Victim's P.O.V. and Strangers on a Train: an appreciation by M. Night Shyamalan; Alfred Hitchcock's historical meeting vintage newsreel
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Final release version -- Disc 2. Preview version
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (204 min.)
Isbn
9780790789989
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085393197520
  • 085393197520
  • 085393197520
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10085306
Publisher number
  • 31975
  • 10085306
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56365706
  • (Sirsi) o56365706
  • (TMQ) o56365706
  • 337497
  • 337497
System details
DVD; region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Strangers on a train, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Alfred Hitchcock's
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Disc 1: final release version with commentary by director Peter Bogdanovich, Psycho screenwriter Joseph Stefano, Patricia Highsmith biographer Andrew Wilson and several Hitchcock colleagues, Aficionados and family members, plus the suspense master himself in an interview excerpt; theatrical trailer -- Disc 2: preview version uncovered in 1991 and theatrically issued in 1996; new making-of documentary Strangers on a Train: a Hitchock Classic, with Farley Granger, Pat Hitchcock O'Connell, film historian Richard Schiekel and other Hitchcock family members, colleagues and Aficionados recalling the making of a suspense landmark; 3 intriguing featurettes: The Hitchcocks on Hitch, Strangers on a Train: The Victim's P.O.V. and Strangers on a Train: an appreciation by M. Night Shyamalan; Alfred Hitchcock's historical meeting vintage newsreel
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Final release version -- Disc 2. Preview version
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (204 min.)
Isbn
9780790789989
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085393197520
  • 085393197520
  • 085393197520
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10085306
Publisher number
  • 31975
  • 10085306
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56365706
  • (Sirsi) o56365706
  • (TMQ) o56365706
  • 337497
  • 337497
System details
DVD; region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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