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Title North by Northwest [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / [presented by] M-G-M ; written by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Edition Fiftieth anniversary edition ; [Blu-ray version].
Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment and Warner Bros. Entertainment, 2009.
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 95th Street Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F NOR    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F NOR    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F NOR    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (136 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details Blu-ray disc, widescreen 1080p High Definition 16X9 ; Dolby digital 5.1 or 1.0
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVSD players.
Language English (5.1), French or Spanish (1.0); subtitles in French or Spanish, English SDH.
Cast Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Roger Thornhill is a New York advertising executive who is kidnapped by a gang of spies led by Philip Vandamm, who believes Thornhill is CIA agent George Kaplan. Thornhill escapes, but must find Kaplan in order to clear himself of a murder that Kaplan is accused of committing. Following Kaplan to Chicago as a fugitive from justice, Thornhill is helped by beautiful Eve Kendall. In Chicago, she delivers a message to Kaplan that almost costs Thornhill his life when he is chased across a cornfield by a crop-dusting plane.
Contents Special features: commentary by screenwriter Ernest Lehman; New 2009 documentary reveals "The master's touch: Hitchcock's signature style;" acclaimed feature-length career; profile Cary Grant: a class apart; explore in depth the movie's innovations and influences in the new North by Northwest: One for the ages; vintage 2000 documentary "Destination Hitchcock: the making of North by Northwest;" stills gallery; theatrical trailers & TV spots.
Subject Advertising executives -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Kidnapping victims -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Mistaken identity -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Malicious accusation -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Fugitives from justice -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Blu-ray discs.
Genre Blu-ray video discs.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films.
Romance films.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005.
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986.
Saint, Eva Marie, 1924-
Mason, James, 1909-1984.
Landis, Jessie Royce, 1904-1972.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note At head of title: Alfred Hitchcock's
Added Title North by northwest (Motion picture)
Standard No. 883929157563
Music No. 2000017791 Turner Entertainment
3000033455 Warner Home Videeo
2000017791 Warner Home Video (disc)
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