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Alfred Hitchcock's strangers on a train / [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoBurbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1997]
Description1 videodisc (204 min.) : sound, black and white, double sided ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorHitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Other author/creatorChandler, Raymond, 1888-1959.
Other author/creatorOrmonde, Czenzi, 1906-2004
Other author/creatorGranger, Farley.
Other author/creatorRoman, Ruth, 1922-1999.
Other author/creatorWalker, Robert, 1918-1951.
Other author/creatorCarroll, Leo G., 1886-1972.
Other author/creatorHitchcock, Patricia.
Other author/creatorElliott, Laura, 1957-
Other author/creatorHighsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995 Strangers on a train.
Other author/creatorWarner Bros. Pictures.
Other author/creatorWarner Home Video (Firm)
Portion of title Strangers on a train
Abstract A tennis star (Guy) is harassed on a train by a psychotic (Bruno)who wants to swap murders and who proceeds to carry out his part of the unconfirmed bargain. The British version amplifies Bruno's flamboyance, his homoerotic attraction to Guy, and his psychotic personality.
General noteContains the Hollywood version (101 min.) on side A and the British version (103 min.) on side B.
General noteBased on the novel by Patricia Highsmith.
General noteOriginally released as motion picture in 1951.
General noteSpecial features: scene access, cast, production notes, newsreel/trailer gallery, film flash.
CreditsDirector of photography, Robert Burks; film editor, William Ziegler; original music, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Performer Cast: Farley Granger, Ruth Roman, Robert Walker, Leo G. Carroll, Patricia Hitchcock, Laura Elliott.
Audience Hollywood version not rated; British version rated PG.
Technical detailsDVD; Dolby digital; formatted to fit TV screen.
LanguageIn English with optional French soundtrack; optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Publisher number15324 Warner Home Video

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner Compact DVDs PN 1997 .S77 1997 DVD ✔ Available Place Hold