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The Resource Alfred Hitchcock's rope, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; Transatlantic Pictures' production ; screenplay by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Alfred Hitchcock's rope, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; Transatlantic Pictures' production ; screenplay by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Label
Alfred Hitchcock's rope
Title
Alfred Hitchcock's rope
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; Transatlantic Pictures' production ; screenplay by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Rope
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two thrill-seeking friends strangle a classmate and then hold a party for their victim's family and friends, serving refreshments on a buffet table fashioned from a trunk containing the lifeless body. When dinner conversation revolves around talk of "the perfect murder, " their former teacher becomes increasingly suspicious that his proteges have turned his intellectual theories into brutal reality
Member of
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Joseph Valentine, William V. Skall ; film editor, William H. Ziegler ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English, Spanish or French language with optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R674 2005
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Farley Granger, John Dall, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Constance Collier, Joan Chandler
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1908-1997
  • 1918-1971
  • 1893-1964
  • 1878-1955
  • 1904 March 17-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Laurents, Arthur
  • Stewart, James
  • Granger, Farley
  • Dall, John
  • Hardwicke, Cedric
  • Collier, Constance
  • Hamilton, Patrick
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Transatlantic Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
81
Series statement
Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Strangling
  • Deception
  • Homicide
  • Strangling
  • Deception
  • Deception
  • Murder
  • Strangling
Technique
live action
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's rope, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; Transatlantic Pictures' production ; screenplay by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1948
  • Adapted by Hume Cronyn from the play by Patrick Hamilton
  • Special features: featurette: Rope unleashed; production photographs; theatrical trailer; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Isbn
9781417058907
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192831126
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28311
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71222812
  • (OCoLC)62252777
  • (OCoLC)62252777
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfred Hitchcock's rope, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; Transatlantic Pictures' production ; screenplay by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1948
  • Adapted by Hume Cronyn from the play by Patrick Hamilton
  • Special features: featurette: Rope unleashed; production photographs; theatrical trailer; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Isbn
9781417058907
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192831126
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28311
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71222812
  • (OCoLC)62252777
  • (OCoLC)62252777
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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