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The Resource The man who knew too much, Gaumont British Picture Corpn. Ltd. presents ; [story] by Charles Bennett and D.B. Wyndham Lewis ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; scenario, Edwin Greenwood and A.R. Rawlinson

The man who knew too much, Gaumont British Picture Corpn. Ltd. presents ; [story] by Charles Bennett and D.B. Wyndham Lewis ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; scenario, Edwin Greenwood and A.R. Rawlinson

Label
The man who knew too much
Title
The man who knew too much
Statement of responsibility
Gaumont British Picture Corpn. Ltd. presents ; [story] by Charles Bennett and D.B. Wyndham Lewis ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; scenario, Edwin Greenwood and A.R. Rawlinson
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Author
Director
Director of photography
Film editor
Musical director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An ordinary British couple vacationing in Switzerland suddenly find themselves embroiled in a case of international intrigue when their daughter is kidnapped by spies plotting a political assassination. This fleet and gripping early thriller from the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, was the first film the director made after signing to the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Man who knew too much (Motion picture : 1934)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Photography, Curt Courant ; art direction, Alfred Junge ; editor, H. St. C. Stewart ; music, Arthur Benjamin ; musical director, Louis Levy
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with SDH English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M36 2012d
PerformerNote
Leslie Banks, Edna Best, Peter Lorre, Frank Vosper, Hugh Wakefield, Nova Pilbeam, Pierre Fresney, Cicely Oates, D.A. Clarke Smith, George Curzon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1899-1995
  • 1891-1969
  • 1890-1952
  • 1900-1974
  • 1899-1937
  • 1888-1971
  • 1919-2015
  • 1897-1975
  • 1888-1934
  • 1888-1959
  • 1898-1976
  • 1910-2011
  • 1893-1960
  • 1894-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Bennett, Charles
  • Lewis, D. B. Wyndham
  • Greenwood, Edwin
  • Rawlinson, A. R.
  • Banks, Leslie
  • Best, Edna
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Vosper, Frank
  • Wakefield, Hugh
  • Pilbeam, Nova
  • Fresnay, Pierre
  • Oates, Cicely
  • Clarke-Smith, D. A.
  • Curzon, George
  • Courant, Curt
  • Junge, Alfred
  • Stewart, Hugh
  • Benjamin, Arthur
  • Levy, Louis
  • Nehme, Farran Smith
  • Gaumont British Picture Corp
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
75
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
643
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Espionage, British
  • Conspiracies
  • Attempted assassination
  • Kidnapping
  • Attempted assassination
  • British
  • Conspiracies
  • Espionage, British
  • Kidnapping
  • Switzerland
Technique
live action
Label
The man who knew too much, Gaumont British Picture Corpn. Ltd. presents ; [story] by Charles Bennett and D.B. Wyndham Lewis ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; scenario, Edwin Greenwood and A.R. Rawlinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1934
  • Special features: New digital restoration; new audio commentary featuring film historian Philip Kemp; Interview with filmmaker Guillermo del Toro; The illustrated Hitchcock, an interview with Alfred Hitchcock from 1972; Audio excerpts from Francois Truffaut's legendary 1962 interviews with Hitchcock; Restoration demonstration; Booklet featuring an essay by critic Farran Smith Nehme
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([16] pages : illustrations ; 17 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Isbn
9781604656794
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515100410
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2220BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)815295592
  • (OCoLC)ocn815295592
System details
Blu-ray; region A; 1.33:1 aspect ratio, PCM mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The man who knew too much, Gaumont British Picture Corpn. Ltd. presents ; [story] by Charles Bennett and D.B. Wyndham Lewis ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; scenario, Edwin Greenwood and A.R. Rawlinson
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1934
  • Special features: New digital restoration; new audio commentary featuring film historian Philip Kemp; Interview with filmmaker Guillermo del Toro; The illustrated Hitchcock, an interview with Alfred Hitchcock from 1972; Audio excerpts from Francois Truffaut's legendary 1962 interviews with Hitchcock; Restoration demonstration; Booklet featuring an essay by critic Farran Smith Nehme
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([16] pages : illustrations ; 17 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Isbn
9781604656794
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515100410
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2220BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)815295592
  • (OCoLC)ocn815295592
System details
Blu-ray; region A; 1.33:1 aspect ratio, PCM mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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