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Gaslight (2004, original release: 1940)


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MoviesDVD/DRAMA/GASLIGHTDue 08-31-19
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004]
Description:  1 videodisc (197 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0790745690,
Language:  English

American version originally released as a motion picture in 1944 ; British version originally released in 1940

Based on the play "Angel Street" by Patrick Hamilton

Special features (1944 version only): Reflections on Gaslight, hosted by Pia Lindstrom ; Oscars for movie stars ; theatrical trailer. Includes original 1940 British version (84 min.)

Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, Dame May Whitty, Angela Lansbury, Barbara Everest, Emil Rameau, Edmund Breon, Halliwell Hobbes. British version: Anton Walbrook, Diana Wynyard

A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity

Not rated

DVD, Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono

English dialogue with optional French soundtrack, and with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976.
Van Druten, John, 1901-1957.
Reisch, Walter.
Corfield, John, 1893-1953.
Rawlinson, A. R.
Boland, Bridget.
Balderston, John L. 1889-1954. (John Lloyd),
Cukor, George, 1899-1983.
Boyer, Charles, 1899-1978.
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982.
Cotten, Joseph, 1905-1994.
Whitty, May, Dame, 1865-1948.
Lansbury, Angela, 1925-
Everest, Barbara, 1890-1968.
Breon, Edmund, 1882-1951.
Hobbes, Halliwell, 1877-1962.
Walbrook, Anton, 1900-1967.
Wynyard, Diana, 1906-1964.
Ruttenberg, Joseph, 1889-1983.
Kaper, Bronislaw, 1902-1983.
Hamilton, Patrick, 1904 March 17-1962.
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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