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Blackmail

Author: Alfred HitchcockJohn MaxwellBenn W LevyAnny OndraJohn LongdenAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Delta Entertainment Corp. : LaserLight DVD, ©1999.
Series: DVD Video.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Special edView all editions and formats
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[Blackmail] A young woman kills an artist who attempts to rape her. Her Scotland Yard detective boyfriend soon learns the killer's identity, but so has someone else. First produced as a silent film, then in this version with dialog.
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Genre/Form: Foreign films
Detective and mystery films
Drama
Feature films
Film adaptations
Silent films
Named Person: Charles Bennett; Noel Coward; Charles Bennett; Noel Coward
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Hitchcock; John Maxwell; Benn W Levy; Anny Ondra; John Longden; C M Woolf; Michael Balcon; Eliot Stannard; Isabel Jeans; Franklin Dyall; Charles Bennett; Noel Coward; British International Pictures.; Wardour Films.; Gainsborough Studios.; Delta Entertainment Corporation.; Laserlight DVD (Firm)
OCLC Number: 42887733
Language Note: First feature in English; second is silent with English intertitles; both have optional subtitles in Spanish, Japanese and Chinese.
Notes: Blackmail originally produced as a motion picture in 1929. Easy virtue originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1927.
Blackmail based on the play by Charles Bennett; Easy virtue based on the play by Noel Coward.
Includes an introduction by Tony Curtis and original theatrical trailer from Rear window.
Credits: [Blackmail] Produced by John Maxwell ; dialogue by Benn Levy ; photographer, Jack Cox ; editor, Emile de Ruelle ; music, Campbell & Connelly. [Easy virtue] Scenario, Eliot Stannard ; photographer, Claude McDonnell ; editor, Ivor Montagu.
Cast: [Blackmail] Anny Ondra, Sara Allgood, Charles Paton, John Longden, Donald Calthrop, Cyril Richard.
[Easy virtue] Isabel Jeans, Robin Irvine, Franklin Dyall, Eric Bransby Williams.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 165 min.) : sound, si., black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Blackmail (85 min.) --
Easy virtue (80 min.).
Series Title: DVD Video.
Other Titles: Easy virtue.
Blackmail and Easy virtue
Responsibility: British International Pictures Ltd. presents ; directed and adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ; a British International picture distributed by Wardour Films. Easy virtue / C.M. Woolf and Michael Balcon present ; produced by Gainsborough Pictures ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Abstract:

[Blackmail] A young woman kills an artist who attempts to rape her. Her Scotland Yard detective boyfriend soon learns the killer's identity, but so has someone else. First produced as a silent film, then in this version with dialog.

[Easy virtue] "After divorcing an abusive husband, an innocent woman makes a valiant effort at beginning her life anew, but she cannot escape the incidents surrounding her past"--Container.

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