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Alfred Hitchcock's "Strangers on a Train" [videorecording]

Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde
Format
Video; DVD
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.
Director
Peter Bogdanovich
Performers
Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman, Leo G. Carroll.
Release Date
1951
Run Time
204 min.
Language
English or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Rating
MPAA rating: PG
Notes
  • Title from container.
  • 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.
Variant Title
Strangers on a train
Edition
Special ed
ISBN
0790789981
Published
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2004], c1951.
Publisher no.
31975 Warner Home Video
Description
2 videodiscs (204 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono; dual-layer format.
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