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Uniform Title Rope (Motion picture)
Title Alfred Hitchcock's Rope [videorecording] / a Universal Picture ; Transatlantic Pictures production ; screenplay by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Universal, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    ROP    Available
Description 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Alfred Hitchcock collection
Alfred Hitchcock collection.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1948.
Special features: "Rope unleashed": an original documentary on the making of Rope, featuring interviews with cast member Farley Granger, collaborator Hume Cronyn, screenwriter Arthur Laurents and Pat Hitchcock O'Connell, daughter of Alfred Hitchcock ; production photographs: a poster and photograph gallery from the film ; production notes ; cast and filmmakers ; theatrical trailer.
Credits Directors of photography, Joseph Valentine, William V. Skall ; film editor, William H. Ziegler ; adapted by Hume Cronyn from the play by Patrick Hamilton ; screenplay by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
Cast James Stewart, John Dall, Farley Granger, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Constance Collier, Joan Chandler.
Summary Two friends strangle a classmate and invite his family and mutual friends to dinner--with the body stuffed inside the trunk they use for a buffet table.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned.
Subject Murder -- Drama.
Strangling -- Drama.
Deception -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Laurents, Arthur.
Stewart, James, 1908-1997.
Dall, John, 1918-1971.
Granger, Farley.
Hardwicke, Cedric, 1893-1964.
Collier, Constance, 1878-1955.
Chandler, Joan, 1923-1979.
Hamilton, Patrick, 1904 March 17-1962. Rope.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Transatlantic Pictures.
Added Title Rope
ISBN 0783254660
Music No. 20671 Universal

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