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Title:
Alfred Hitchcock. Legends of Hollywood
Author:
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Newbury Park, CA : Distributed by BCI Eclipse, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
6 videodiscs (863 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Young & innocent: Robert is the estranged husband of a beautiful actress with a bad reputation. When he discovers her lifeless body on the beach, he is mistaken for the murderer and soon finds himself on the run, learning that the murder makes for very strange bedfellows.

Blackmail: Alice White is having dinner in a fancy restaurant with her fiancé when an artist sitting at the next table invites her to come see his paintings upstairs. Alice's trip to the studio becomes a memorable one to say the least.

Juno & the paycock: The wife of a poor Irish family in the 1920s struggles to hold her family together during the hard times. Meanwhile, her husband does nothing but bring them disrepute.

Rich & strange: Fred and Emily, a young married couple, decide to take a cruise around the world after they come into a sizable inheritance. While on the cruise both Emily and Fred become romantically involved with the wrong people, and end up broke. Forced to journey home on a cargo boat, the couple sadly realizes that the worst is yet to come.

The ring: A young married woman loses interest in her boxer husband and flees into the arms of his rival. It takes a near lethal punch to put things in perspective.

Lodger: Quiet and secretive Jonathan Drew has just rented a room in a London boarding house. Coincidentally, his arrival overlaps with the brutal murders orchestrated by Jack The Ripper.

Secret agent: An ever-winding tale of deception that revolves around British novelist Edgar Brodie and secret agent Elsa Carrington. Their search for a ruthless murderer takes them to Switzerland, through the Alps and a train to Greece. Will a surprise air attack bring an end to their search and their lives?

The lady vanishes: Poor Iris Henderson and kindly old Miss Froy are traveling together on a train to England. When Iris awakes from a nap, she discovers that Miss Froy has disappeared, and has been replaced by another lady wearing her friend's clothing.

The man who knew too much: This classic Hitchcock thriller brings together vacationing English couple Bob and Jill Lawrence and their new friend, Louis Bernard. Unfortunately, Bernard is murdered, but not before whispering something important in Bob's ear.

Sabotage: Karl Verlok leads a secret life as a paid terrorist which leads undercover agent Ted Spencer to move in next door to Verlok and his wife Sylvia. Feeling that something's up, Verlok sends Sylvia's younger brother to deliver something for him, only the young man doesn't know he's delivering a time-bomb.

Champagne: The millionaire father of an impetuous daughter decides to cut her off to put an end to her flippant behavior and to teach her a lesson. When his plan goes too far, she ends up learning more than any girl should know.

Murder!: An actress is sentenced to death after being convicted of murder, but an unconvinced juror sets out to find the real killer in time to save the innocent woman.
General Note:
Title from container.

Young & innocent originally released as a motion picture in 1937 ; Blackmail originally released as a motion picture in 1929 ; Juno & the paycock originally released as a motion picture in 1930 ; Rich & strange originally released as a motion picture in 1932 ; The ring originally released as a motion picture in 1927 ; Lodger originally released as a motion picture in 1926 ; Secret agent originally released as a motion picture in 1936 ; The lady vanishes originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; The man who knew too much originally released as a motion picture in 1934 ; Sabotage originally released as a motion picture in 1936 ; Champagne originally released as a motion picture in 1928 ; Murder! originally released as a motion picture in 1930.

Contains 12 classic Hitchcock films.
Language:
English
Contents:
Disc 1: Side A: Young & innocent ; Side B: Blackmail -- Disc 2: Side A: Juno & the paycock ; Side B: Rich & strange -- Disc 3: Side A: The ring ; Side B: Lodger -- Disc 4: Side A: Secret agent ; Side B: The lady vanishes -- Disc 5: Side A: The man who knew too much ; Side B: Sabotage -- Disc 6: Side A: Champagne ; Side B: Murder!
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Young & innocent.

Blackmail.

Juno & the paycock.

Rich & strange.

Ring.

Lodger.

Secret agent.

Lady vanishes.

Man who knew too much.

Sabotage.

Champagne.

Murder!
UPC:
787364788897
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DVD

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