Rebecca [DVD videorecording] United Artists ; produced by David O. Selznik ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
Contributor(s): Selznick, David O [pro] | Hitchcock, Alfred [drt] | Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet) [aus] | Harrison, Joan [aus] | Olivier, Laurence [act] | Fontaine, Joan [act] | Sanders, George [act] | Anderson, Judith, Dame [act] | Bruce, Nigel [act] | Denny, Reginald [act] | Smith, C. Aubrey, Sir [act] | Cooper, Gladys [act] | Bates, Florence [act] | Cooper, Melville [act] | Carroll, Leo G [act] | Carey, Leonard [act] | Hare, Lumsden [act] | Fielding, Edward [act] | Winter, Philip [act] | Harvey, Forrester [act] | Waxman, Franz [cmp] | Du Maurier, Daphne. Rebecca | Selznick International Pictures | United Artists Corporation | Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.Material type: FilmSeries: Alfred Hitchcock's premiere collection.Premiere collection: Publisher: [United States] : Beverly Hills, Calif. : Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Description: 1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.Other title: Alfred Hitchcock's Rebecca [Title on container:].Uniform titles: Rebecca (Motion picture) Subject(s): Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989 -- Film adaptations | De Winter, Maximilian (Fictitious character) -- Drama | De Winter, Mrs. (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Remarried people -- Drama | Cornwall (England : County) -- DramaGenre/Form: Detective and mystery films. | Thrillers (Motion pictures) | Film adaptations. | Fiction films. | Feature films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997 | .R4376 2008
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DVD; region 1, NTSC; full frame (1.33:1) presentation; mono.
In English with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson, Nigel Bruce, Reginald Denny, C. Aubrey Smith, Gladys Cooper, Florence Bates, Melville Cooper, Leo G. Carroll, Leonard Carey, Lumsden Hare, Edward Fielding, Philip Winter, Forrester Harvey.
Special effects by Jack Cosgrove ; music by Franz Waxman ; art direction by Lyle Wheeler ; supervising film editor, Hal C. Kern ; adaptation by Philip MacDonald and Michael Hogan ; photographed by George Barnes.
Based on the novel by Daphne Du Maurier.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1940.
Also issued in the Alfred Hitchcock premiere collection.
Academy Awards, 1941: Best cinematography, best picture.
A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave.
Special features: Commentary with film critic Richard Schickel; Isolated music and effects track; "The making of Rebecca" featurette; "The gothic world of Daphne Du Maurier" featurette; Screen tests; 3 radio plays; Audio Hitchcock interviews with Peter Bogdanovich and François Truffaut; Theatrical trailer; Still galleries.
Special features: Full frame presentation -- Commentary with film critic Richard Schickel -- Isolated music and effects track -- Making-of "Rebecca" featurette -- "The gothic world of Daphne Du Maurier" featurette -- Screen tests -- Three radio plays -- Hitchcock interviews: Audio interviews with Peter Bogdanovich and Francois Truffaut --Original theatrical trailer -- Still galleries -- Language: English mono -- Subtitles: English, Spanish, French.