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Title Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screen play by Frederick Knott ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, [2004]
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004]


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Edition Standard version.
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical mono Dolby Digital 1.0 rda
laser optical NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Series Alfred Hitchcock : the signature collection
Alfred Hitchcock : the signature collection.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital mono.
Note Dual-layer format.
Cast Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Robert Cummings, John Williams, Anthony Dawson, Leo Britt, Patrick Allen, George Leigh, George Alderson, Robin Hughes.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Burks ; art director, Edward Carrere ; film editor, Rudi Fehr ; set decorator, George James Hopkins ; wardrobe by Moss Mabry ; music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
Based on Frederick Knott's play.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary A man devises a plan to murder his wife, not only because he wants her money, but because she is in love with another man.
Note Special features: Hitchcock and Dial M (making of documentary); 3D: a brief history (featurette); Theatrical trailer.
Access For private home use only.
Contents Strangers on a train (2 discs) -- Dial M for murder -- Foreign correspondent -- Suspicion -- The wrong man -- Stage fright -- I confess -- Mr. & Mrs. Smith -- North by Northwest.
Language English or French; with optional English, French, and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Knott, Frederick -- Filmand video adaptations.
Knott, Frederick. (OCoLC)fst01473637
Murder -- Drama.
Spouses -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama.
Asesinato -- Teatro.
Murder. (OCoLC)fst01029781
Spouses. (OCoLC)fst01130842
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) (OCoLC)fst01156439
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Thrillers (Motion pictures) (OCoLC)fst01726193
Films for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710386
Film noir. (OCoLC)fst01710306
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films.
Suspense films.
Fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film noir.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thriller -- Feature.
Mystery -- Feature.
Adaptation -- Feature.
Added Author Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980, film director.
Knott, Frederick, screenwriter.
Milland, Ray, actor.
Grace, Princess of Monaco, 1929-1982, actor.
Cummings, Robert, 1908-1990, actor.
Williams, John, 1903-1983, actor.
Dawson, Anthony, 1916-1992, actor.
Britt, Leo, 1908-1979, actor.
Allen, Patrick, 1927-2006, actor.
Leigh, George, actor.
Hughes, Robin, 1920-1989, actor.
Burks, Robert, director of photography.
Carrere, Edward, 1906-1984, art director.
Fehr, Rudi, editor of moving image work.
Hopkins, George James, set designer.
Mabry, Moss, costume designer.
Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979, composer (expression), conductor.
Motion picture adpatation of (work): Knott, Frederick. Dial "M" for murder.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967), production company.
First National Pictures, Inc., production company.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Dial M for Murder
ISBN 079076539X
Standard No. 085391115625
Music No. 11156 Warner Home Video

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