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Uniform Title Rebecca (Motion picture)
Title Rebecca [videorecording] / a Selznick International picture ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison ; adaptation by Philip MacDonald and Michael Hogan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Imprint Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2008]


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Description 1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Premiere collection
Premiere collection
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Based on the novel by Daphne Du Maurier.
Special features: Commentary with film critic Richard Schickel; isolated music and effects track; "The making of Rebecca" featurette; "The gothic world of Daphne Du Maurier" featurette; screen tests; 3 radio plays; Hitchcock interviews: audio interviews with Peter Bogdanovich and Fran├žois Truffaut; original theatrical trailer; still galleries.
Credits Cinematography, George Barnes ; music, Franz Waxman.
Cast Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson, Nigel Bruce, Reginald Denny, C. Aubrey Smith, Gladys Cooper.
Summary A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life donimated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
English dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Awards Academy Awards (1940): Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Black-and-White (Barnes)
Subject De Winter, Maximilian (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
De Winter, Mrs. (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Remarried people -- Drama.
Mujeres casadas -- Teatro.
Relaciones humanas -- Teatro.
Cornwall (England : County) -- Drama
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Selznick, David O., 1902-1965 Producer.
Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 Screenwriter.
Harrison, Joan, 1907-1994 Screenwriter.
MacDonald, Philip
Hogan, Michael, 1893-1977-
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980 Director.
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989 Actor.
Fontaine, Joan, 1917-2013- Actor.
Sanders, George, 1906-1972 Actor.
Anderson, Judith, 1897-1992 Actor.
Cooper, Gladys, 1888-1971. Actor.
Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989. Rebecca
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Note At head of title on container: David O. Selznick presents Alfred Hitchcock's
Standard No. 883904109891 80
Music No. 110989 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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