The Resource To catch a thief, Paramount ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes

To catch a thief, Paramount ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes

Label
To catch a thief
Title
To catch a thief
Statement of responsibility
Paramount ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes
Title variation
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Robie is suspected of a new rash of gem thefts in the luxury hotels of the French Riviera, and he must set out to clear himself. Meeting pampered heiress Frances, he sees a chance to bait the mysterious thief with her mother's fabulous jewels. His plan backfires, however, but Frances, who believes him guilty, proves her love by helping him escape. In a spine-tingling climax, the real criminal is exposed
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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To catch a thief (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; English, French, Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T6 2017
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis, Georgette Anys, John Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1980
  • 1919-2008
  • 1904-1986
  • 1929-1982
  • 1904-1972
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  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Hayes, John Michael
  • Grant, Cary
  • Grace
  • Landis, Jessie Royce
  • Anys, Georgette
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
106
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  • Jewelry theft
  • Heiresses
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Heiresses
  • Jewelry theft
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
To catch a thief, Paramount ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1955
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: Disc 1: commentary by Dr. Drew Casper. Disc 2. A night with the Hitchcocks, Unacceptalbe under the code: film censorship in Hollywood, Writing and casting To catch a thief, The making of To catch a thief, Behind the scenes: Cary Grant and Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock and To catch a thief: an appreciation, Edith Head: the Paramount years, original theatrical trailer, If you love To catch a thief, you'll love this interactive travelogue, galleries
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. To catch a thief. Special features -- Disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocn993939557
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429258359
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 59160081000
  • 2065080
  • 2065082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen 16 x 9 ; 2.0 Dolby digital, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
To catch a thief, Paramount ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1955
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: Disc 1: commentary by Dr. Drew Casper. Disc 2. A night with the Hitchcocks, Unacceptalbe under the code: film censorship in Hollywood, Writing and casting To catch a thief, The making of To catch a thief, Behind the scenes: Cary Grant and Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock and To catch a thief: an appreciation, Edith Head: the Paramount years, original theatrical trailer, If you love To catch a thief, you'll love this interactive travelogue, galleries
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. To catch a thief. Special features -- Disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocn993939557
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429258359
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 59160081000
  • 2065080
  • 2065082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen 16 x 9 ; 2.0 Dolby digital, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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