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The Resource Rebecca, a Selznick International presents ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison ; adaptation by Philip MacDonald and Michael Hogan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Rebecca, a Selznick International presents ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison ; adaptation by Philip MacDonald and Michael Hogan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Label
Rebecca
Title
Rebecca
Statement of responsibility
a Selznick International presents ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison ; adaptation by Philip MacDonald and Michael Hogan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young woman who believes she has found her heart's desire when she marries the dashing aristocratic widower Maxim de Winter. But upon moving to Manderley, her groom's baroque ancestral mansion, she soon learns that his deceased wife's memory haunts not only the home but the temperamental, brooding Maxim as well
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award, 1941: Best cinematography, black-and-white; Best picture
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Rebecca (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, George Barnes; music by Franz Waxman; editor, Hal C. Kern; art direction by Lyle Wheeler
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1902-1965
  • 1896-1955
  • 1907-1994
  • 1893-1977
  • 1892-1953
  • 1906-1967
  • 1905-1990
  • 1907-1989
  • 1917-2013
  • 1906-1972
  • 1897-1992
  • 1895-1953
  • 1891-1967
  • 1863-1948
  • 1888-1971
  • 1888-1954
  • 1896-1973
  • 1886-1972
  • 1887-1977
  • 1875-1964
  • 1875-1945
  • 1884-1945
  • 1907-1989
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  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Selznick, David O.
  • Sherwood, Robert E.
  • Harrison, Joan
  • MacDonald, Philip
  • Hogan, Michael
  • Barnes, George
  • Waxman, Franz
  • Kern, Hal C.
  • Wheeler, Lyle
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Fontaine, Joan
  • Sanders, George
  • Anderson, Judith
  • Bruce, Nigel
  • Denny, Reginald
  • Smith, C. Aubrey
  • Cooper, Gladys
  • Bates, Florence
  • Cooper, Melville
  • Carroll, Leo G.
  • Carey, Leonard
  • Hare, Lumsden
  • Fielding, Edward
  • Winter, Philip
  • Harvey, Forrester
  • Du Maurier, Daphne
  • Selznick International Pictures
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
130
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
135
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  • De Winter, Maximilian (Fictitious character)
  • De Winter, Mrs. (Fictitious character)
  • Wives
  • Wives
  • Country homes
  • England
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Remarried people
  • Widowers
Technique
live action
Label
Rebecca, a Selznick International presents ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison ; adaptation by Philip MacDonald and Michael Hogan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Title from title frame
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Special features: disc one: Commentary from 1990 by film scholar Leonard J. Leff; new conversation between film critic and author Molly Haskell and scholar Patricia White; Making-of-documentary from 2007; Theatrical release trailer; isolated music and effects track -- disc two: new interview with film historian Craig Barron on Rebecca's visual effects; Daphne du Maurier: in the footsteps of Rebecca, a 2016 French television documentary; Footage of screen, hair, makeup, and costume tests for actors Joan Fontaine, Anne Baxter, Vivien Leigh, Margaret Sullivan, and Loretta Young; Casting gallery with notes by director Alfred Hitchcock and producer David O. Selznick; Hitchcock interviewed by Tom Snyder on a 1973 episode of NBC's Tomorrow; Tomorrow interview with Fontaine from 1980; Audio interviews from 1986 with actor Judith Anderson and Fontaine; Three radio versions of Rebecca, from 1938, 1944, and 1950, including Orson Welles's adaptation of the novel for the Mercury Theater; Theatrical release trailer. Container booklet includes an essay "Welcome to the Haunted House" by critic and Selznick biographer David Thompson and selected Selznick production correspondence, including with Hitchcock
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one. Feature film, bonus features -- disc two. Bonus materials
Control code
ocn994618290
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
  • Two-DVD special edition.
  • DVD edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Isbn
9781681433509
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515203418
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2800D
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)994618290
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rebecca, a Selznick International presents ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison ; adaptation by Philip MacDonald and Michael Hogan ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Title from title frame
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Special features: disc one: Commentary from 1990 by film scholar Leonard J. Leff; new conversation between film critic and author Molly Haskell and scholar Patricia White; Making-of-documentary from 2007; Theatrical release trailer; isolated music and effects track -- disc two: new interview with film historian Craig Barron on Rebecca's visual effects; Daphne du Maurier: in the footsteps of Rebecca, a 2016 French television documentary; Footage of screen, hair, makeup, and costume tests for actors Joan Fontaine, Anne Baxter, Vivien Leigh, Margaret Sullivan, and Loretta Young; Casting gallery with notes by director Alfred Hitchcock and producer David O. Selznick; Hitchcock interviewed by Tom Snyder on a 1973 episode of NBC's Tomorrow; Tomorrow interview with Fontaine from 1980; Audio interviews from 1986 with actor Judith Anderson and Fontaine; Three radio versions of Rebecca, from 1938, 1944, and 1950, including Orson Welles's adaptation of the novel for the Mercury Theater; Theatrical release trailer. Container booklet includes an essay "Welcome to the Haunted House" by critic and Selznick biographer David Thompson and selected Selznick production correspondence, including with Hitchcock
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one. Feature film, bonus features -- disc two. Bonus materials
Control code
ocn994618290
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
  • Two-DVD special edition.
  • DVD edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (130 min.)
Isbn
9781681433509
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515203418
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2800D
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)994618290
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
DVD

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