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Uniform Title Topaz (Motion picture)
Title Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz [videorecording] / A Universal Picture ; screenplay by Samuel Taylor ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Universal, [2000]


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Description 1 videodisc (143 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Alfred Hitchcock collection
Alfred Hitchcock collection.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1969.
Based on the novel by Leon Uris.
Special features: "Topaz : an appreciation by film historian and critic Leonard Maltin": an original documentary with Leonard Maltin on the making of and importance of Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz ; alternate endings: three very different conclusions to the film's end ; storyboards, The Mendozas: the director's guide in production planning ; production photographs: a photo and poster gallery from the film ; production notes ; cast and filmmakers ; theatrical trailer.
Credits Music by Maurice Jarre.
Cast Frederick Stafford, Dany Robin, John Vernon, Karin Dor, Michel Piccoli, Philippe Noiret, Claude Jade, Michel Subor, John Forsythe.
Summary American CIA agent learns of Cuban missiles and a NATO spy by the code name of TOPAZ from a defecting Russian.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language English dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Spies -- Drama.
Cold War -- Drama.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Director.
Taylor, Samuel, 1912-2000. Screenwriter.
Stafford, Frederick, 1928-1979. Actor.
Robin, Dany. Actor.
Vernon, John, 1932-2005. Actor.
Dor, Karin. Actor.
Piccoli, Michel, 1925- Actor.
Noiret, Philippe. Actor.
Jade, Claude, 1948-2006. Actor.
Subor, Michel, 1935- Actor.
Forsythe, John, 1918-2010. Actor.
Uris, Leon, 1924-2003. Topaz.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Added Title Topaz
ISBN 0783254679
Music No. 20674 Universal

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