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The 39 Steps (2012, original release: 1935)


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Published: [Irvington, New York] : Criterion Collection, [2012]
Series: Criterion collection.
Edition:  DVD special edition
Description:  1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. +e 1 booklet (16 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
ISBN/ISSN: 0715515096416, 9781604656046, 1604656042, 9786314680862, 6314680867 :,
Language:  English

Full screen (1.33:1)

Adapted from the novel by John Buchan

Originally released as a motion picture in 1935

Special features: Audio commentary by Alfred Hitchcock scholar Marian Keane; Hitchcock: the early years (2000), a British documentary; original footage from 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 Francois Truffaut's 1962 audio interview with Hitchcock; original production design drawings

Accompanying booklet includes essay by film critic David Cairns

Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle, Peggy Ashcroft, John Laurie, Helen Haye, Franck Cellier

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

DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital mono; high definition digital restoration

English dialogue with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)

Play the movie -- Chapters -- Commentary -- Supplements

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Additional Credits:
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980, film director
Balcon, Michael, 1896-1977, film producer
Montagu, Ivor Goldsmid Samuel, 1904-1984, film producer
Bennett, Charles, 1899-1995, screenwriter
Donat, Robert, 1905-1958, actor
Carroll, Madeleine, 1906-1987, actor
Mannheim, Lucie, 1895-1976, actor
Tearle, Godfrey, 1884-1953, actor
Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907-1991, actor
Laurie, John, 1897-1980, actor
Haye, Helen, 1874-1957, actor
Cellier, Frank, 1884-1948, actor
Watson, Wylie, actor
Knowles, Bernard, 1900-1975, director of photography
Twist, Derek N., 1905-1979, editor of moving image work
Levy, Louis, 1894-1957, musical director
Cairns, David, writer of accompanying material
Leff, Leonard J.
Buchan, John, 1875-1940.
Janus Films.
ITV Studios.
Gaumont British Picture Corp.,
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