Alfred Hitchcock's "Strangers on a train" [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde.
Contributor(s): Hitchcock, Alfred | Chandler, Raymond | Ormonde, Czenzi | Bogdanovich, Peter | Granger, Farley | Walker, Robert | Roman, Ruth | Carroll, Leo G | Highsmith, Patricia. Strangers on a train | Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967) | Warner Home Video (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, , c1951Edition: Special ed.Description: 2 videodiscs (204 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0790789981; 9780790789989.Other title: Strangers on a train.Subject(s): Railroad travel -- Drama | Murderers -- DramaGenre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.) | Feature films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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DVD, region 1, NTSC, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono; dual-layer format.
English or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman, Leo G. Carroll.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
MPAA rating: PG.
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.
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.
Disc 1. Final release version. -- Disc 2. Preview version.
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