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The Resource Foreign correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Foreign correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)

Label
Foreign correspondent
Title
Foreign correspondent
Statement of responsibility
Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's Foreign correspondent
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Language
eng
Summary
A full-throttle espionage thriller, starring Joel McCrea as a green Yank reporter sent to Europe to get the scoop on the imminent war. It's wall-to-wall witty repartee, head-spinning plot twists, and brilliantly mounted suspense set pieces, including an ocean plane crash climax with astonishing special effects
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videorecording
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  • Dick Cavett show (Television program)
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Credits note
Music by Alfred Newman ; art direction, Alexander Golitzen ; director of photography, Rudolph Maté ; supervising editor, Otho Lovering ; film editor, Dorothy Spencer ; interior decoration, Julia Heron ; costumes, I. Magnin & Co
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Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders, Albert Basserman, Robert Benchley, Edmund Gwenn, Eduardo Ciannelli, Harry Davenport, Martin Kosleck
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  • 1894-1968
  • 1899-1995
  • 1907-1994
  • 1900-1954
  • 1889-1945
  • 1905-1990
  • 1920-2007
  • 1890-1966
  • 1906-1972
  • 1867-1952
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  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Wanger, Walter
  • Bennett, Charles
  • Harrison, Joan
  • Hilton, James
  • Benchley, Robert
  • McCrea, Joel
  • Day, Laraine
  • Marshall, Herbert
  • Sanders, George
  • Bassermann, Albert
  • Gwenn, Edmund
  • Cianelli, Eduardo
  • Davenport, Harry
  • Kosleck, Martin
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Golitzen, Alexander
  • Maté, Rudolph
  • Lovering, Otto
  • Spencer, Dorothy
  • Heron, Julia
  • Harris, Mark
  • Barron, Craig
  • Cavett, Dick
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • I. Magnin & Co
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
696
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  • Foreign correspondents
  • Spies
  • Man-woman relationships
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
Foreign correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
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Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Includes booklet (12 pages, illustrations) featuring an essay by film scholar James Naremore
  • Special features: DVD Disc 2 & Blu-ray: Hollywood propaganda and World War II (a new interview with writer Mark Harris); Visual effects in Foregin Correspondent (new piece on the film's special effects by visual effects expert Craig Barron); Dick Cavett interviews Hitchcock (interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from a 1972 episode of The Dick Cavett Show); Radio adaptation (of the film from 1946 starring Joseph Cotten); "Have you heard?" (the story of wartime rumors, a 1942 Life magazine "photo-drama" by Hitchcock); Trailer
Control code
ocn880586417
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
1940 motion picture release.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9781604658248
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2335BDDVD
System control number
(OCoLC)880586417
System details
DVD: region 1, NTSC, aspect ratio 1.37:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital monoaural
Label
Foreign correspondent, Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Includes booklet (12 pages, illustrations) featuring an essay by film scholar James Naremore
  • Special features: DVD Disc 2 & Blu-ray: Hollywood propaganda and World War II (a new interview with writer Mark Harris); Visual effects in Foregin Correspondent (new piece on the film's special effects by visual effects expert Craig Barron); Dick Cavett interviews Hitchcock (interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from a 1972 episode of The Dick Cavett Show); Radio adaptation (of the film from 1946 starring Joseph Cotten); "Have you heard?" (the story of wartime rumors, a 1942 Life magazine "photo-drama" by Hitchcock); Trailer
Control code
ocn880586417
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
1940 motion picture release.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Isbn
9781604658248
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2335BDDVD
System control number
(OCoLC)880586417
System details
DVD: region 1, NTSC, aspect ratio 1.37:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital monoaural

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