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Uniform Title Lady vanishes (Motion picture : 1938).
Title The lady vanishes [videorecording] / GB Pictures presents ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screen play, Sydney Gilliatt and Frank Launder ; a Gainsborough picture ; [producer, Edward Black].

Publication Info. [United States] : Criterion Collection, ©2007, ©1938.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 PAS San Rafael Branch DVD    LAD    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS San Rafael Branch DVD.
Edition Special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (19 pages ; 19 cm).
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Criterion collection ; 3
Criterion collection ; 3.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, Dame May Whitty, Cecil Parker, Linden Travers, Naunton Wayne, Basil Radford, Mary Clare, Emile Boreo, Googie Withers, Sally Stewart, Philip Leaver, Zelma Vas Dias, Catherine Lacy, Josephine Wilson, Charles Oliver, Kathleen Tremaine.
Credits Director of photography, Jack Cox; editor, R.E. Dearing; musical director, Louis Levy.
Note Based on the story: The wheel spins / by Ethel Lina White.
Originally released as motion picture in 1938.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Travelers on a trans-European train are put up in a hotel for the night due to bad weather. Shortly after the journey begins in the morning, people begin to disappear.
Note Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder; Crook's tour, a 1941 feature-length Charters and Caldicott adventure, available for the first time on home video, starring Basil Radford and Naunton Wayne reprising their beloved The lady vanishes roles; excerpts from François Truffaut's legendary 1962 audio interview with Alfred Hitchcock; Mystery train, a new video essay about Hitchcock and The lady vanishes by Hitchcock scholar Leonard Leff; stills gallery of behind-the-scenes photos and promotional art; plus: new essays by critic Geoffrey O'Brien and Hitchcock scholar Charles Barr.
Contents Disc one. The film -- disc two. The supplements.
Awards New York Film Critics Circle Awards, 1939: Best director (Alfred Hitchcock)
Subject Railroad travel -- Europe -- Drama.
Missing persons -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Spy films.
Suspense films.
Feature films.
Spy films.
Fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures).
Foreign films.
Added Author Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Director.
Gilliat, Sidney. Screenwriter.
Launder, Frank. Screenwriter.
Black, Edward. Producer.
Lockwood, Margaret. Actor.
Redgrave, Michael. Actor.
Lukas, Paul, 1894-1971. Actor.
Whitty, May, Dame, 1865-1948. Actor.
Parker, Cecil, 1897-1971. Actor.
Travers, Linden, 1913-2001. Actor.
Wayne, Naunton, 1901-1970. Actor.
Radford, Basil, 1897-1952. Actor.
Clare, Mary, 1894-1970. Actor.
Boreo, Emile, 1885-1951. Actor.
Withers, Googie. Actor.
Stewart, Sally, 1911-2002. Actor.
Leaver, Philip, 1904-1981. Actor.
Vas Dias, Zelma, 1911-1977. Actor.
Lacey, Catherine. Actor.
Wilson, Josephine, 1904-1990. Actor.
Oliver, Charles, 1907-1983. Actor.
Tremaine, Kathleen. Actor.
Cox, Jack, 1896-1960.
Dearing, R. E., 1893-1968.
White, Ethel Lina. Wheel spins.
Gaumont British Picture Corp.
Gainsborough Studios.
Criterion Collection (Firm).
ISBN 9781604650006
Standard No. 715515026727
Music No. CC1663D The Criterion Collection

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