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Author: Alfred HitchcockWalter WangerCharles BennettJoan HarrisonJames HiltonAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2014] ©2014
Series: Criterion collection, 696.
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Blu-ray disc : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : English : Director-approved, dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special editionView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Romance films
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Hitchcock; Walter Wanger; Charles Bennett; Joan Harrison; James Hilton; Robert Benchley; Joel McCrea; Laraine Day; Herbert Marshall; George Sanders; Albert Bassermann; Edmund Gwenn; Eduardo Cianelli; Harry Davenport; Martin Kosleck; Alfred Newman; Alexander Golitzen; Rudolph Maté; Otto Lovering; Dorothy Spencer; Julia Heron; Mark Harris; Craig Barron; Dick Cavett; Joseph Cotten; I. Magnin & Co.,; Criterion Collection (Firm),
ISBN: 9781604658248 160465824X
OCLC Number: 871171654
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: 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.
Credits: 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.
Cast: Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders, Albert Basserman, Robert Benchley, Edmund Gwenn, Eduardo Ciannelli, Harry Davenport, Martin Kosleck.
Description: 1 Blu-ray Disc (120 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 videodiscs (120 min. : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.) +1 booklet (12 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
Details: DVD: region 1, NTSC, aspect ratio 1.37:1 widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital monoaural.; Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (16:9, 1.37:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio; requires Blu-ray player.
Contents: Disc one. The film [DVD] --
disc two. The supplements [DVD] --
[disc three]. Blu-ray.
Series Title: Criterion collection, 696.
Other Titles: Have you heard? The story of wartime rumors.
Foreign correspondent (Motion picture)
Alfred Hitchcock's Foreign correspondent
Dick Cavett show (Television program)
Responsibility: Walter Wanger presents ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; dialogue, James Hilton, Robert Benchley ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

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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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