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Title Rope [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Transatlantic Pictures production ; screenplay, Arthur Laurents ; director, Alfred Hitchcock.
Publication Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2005]
Copyright date ©2005
Description 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo Dolby
video file region 1
Call # DVD
Series Alfred Hitchcock, the masterpiece collection
Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece.
System Req DVD; region 1; Dolby digital 2.0 mono.
Note In English, Spanish or French; English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Adapted by Hume Cronyn from the play by Patrick Hamilton.
Videodisc release of the 1948 motion picture.
Full screen presentation.
Special features included.
Cast James Stewart, Farley Granger, John Dall, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Constance Collier, Joan Chandler.
Credits Directors of photography, Joseph Valentine, William V. Skall ; editor, William H. Ziegler ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein.
Summary Two thrill-seeking friends strangle a classmate and then hold a party for their victim's family and friends, serving refreshments on a buffet table fashioned from a trunk containing the lifeless body. When dinner conversation revolves around talk of "the perfect murder," their former teacher becomes increasingly suspicious that his proteges have turned his intellectual theories into brutal reality.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Subject Murder -- Drama.
Strangling -- Drama.
Feature films.
Deception -- Drama.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Addl. Author Hamilton, Patrick, 1904 March 17-1962. Rope.
Laurents, Arthur.
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Stewart, James, 1908-1997.
Granger, Farley.
Dall, John, 1918-1971.
Hardwicke, Cedric, 1893-1964.
Collier, Constance, 1878-1955.
Chandler, Joan, 1923-1979.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Transatlantic Pictures.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Alt Title Alfred Hitchcock's Rope
ISBN 1417058900 :
9781417058907 :
1417059168 (set)
9781417059164 (set)
Standard # 025192831126

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