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The 39 Steps (2012, original release: 1935)


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Published: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection : ITV Studios Global Entertainment : Carlton Film Distributors, [2012] ©2012
Series: Criterion collection.
Edition:  Blu-ray edition
Description:  1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in + 1 booklet ([16] pages : color illustrations ; 16 cm.)
ISBN/ISSN: 0715515096317, 9781604656039, 1604656034,
Language:  English

Based on the novel by John Buchan

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1935

Accompanying booklet includes essay by film critic David Cairns

Special features include: audio commentary by Alfred Hitchcock scholar Marian Keane ; Hitchcock : the early years (2000), a British documentary ; original footage from British broadcaster Mike Scott's 1966 TV interview with Hitchcock ; complete broadcast of the 1937 Lux Radio Theatre adaptation ; visual essay by Hitchcock scholar Leonard Leff ; excerpts from François Truffaut's 1962 interviews with Hitchcock ; original production drawings

Peggy Ashcroft, Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, John Laurie, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle

The 39 Steps is a heart-racing spy story by Alfred Hitchcock, following Richard Hannay, who stumbles into a conspiracy that thrusts him into a hectic chase across the Scottish moors. A chase in which he is both the pursuer and the pursued, as well as into an expected romance with the cool Pamela

MPAA rating: not rated

Blu-ray format ; region A ; full screen, 1.33:1

English dialogue; English SDH subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Knowles, Bernard, 1900-1975.
Twist, Derek N., 1905-1979.
Levy, Louis, 1894-1957.
Reville, Alma.
Mannheim, Lucie, 1895-1976.
Tearle, Godfrey, 1884-1953.
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907-1991.
Donat, Robert, 1905-1958.
Carroll, Madeleine, 1906-1987.
Laurie, John, 1897-1980.
Buchan, John, 1875-1940.
Janus Films.
ITV Studios.
Gaumont British Picture Corp.
Criterion Collection (Firm)

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