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Foreign Correspondent [Blu-ray + DVD Combo] (2014)


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Published: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014] [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2014]
Series: Criterion collection
Edition:  Dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition
Description:  3 videodiscs (120 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0715515113717, 9781604658248, 160465824X, 9786315340659, 6315340652 :,
Language:  English

Originally released as a motion picture in 1940

Special features: New piece on the film's special effects by visual effects expert Craig Barron; Hollywood propaganda and World War II, a new interview with writer Mark Harris; interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from a 1972 episode of The Dick Cavett Show; radio adaptation of the film from 1946; "Have you heard? The story of wartime rumors"; trailer; booklet

Joel McCrea, Herbert Marshall, Laraine Day, George Sanders, Albert Basserman

A full-throttle espionage thriller, starring Joel McCrea as a green Yank reporter sent to Europe to get the scoop on the imminent war. It's wall-to-wall witty repartee, head-spinning plot twists, and brilliantly mounted suspense set pieces, including an ocean plane crash climax with astonishing special effects

DVD: aspect ratio 2.76:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital, region 1

Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (16:9, 1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1; requires Blu-ray player

Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing

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Foreign correspondents -- Drama.
Spies -- Drama.
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Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
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Additional Credits:
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980, film director
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968.
Bennett, Charles, 1899-1995.
Harrison, Joan, 1907-1994.
McCrea, Joel, 1905-1990, actor
Day, Laraine, 1920-2007, actor
Marshall, Herbert, 1890-1966, actor
Criterion Collection (Firm),

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