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Title Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief [videorecording] / a Paramount release ; screenplay by John Michael Hayes ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Imprint Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2007]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD To    ---  Available
Edition Special collector's ed.
Description 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the novel by David Dodge.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
Special features: Commentary by Peter Bogdanovich and Laurent Bouzereau; 4 featurettes: "Writing and casting To catch a thief," "The making of To catch a thief," "Alfred Hitchcock and To catch a thief: an appreciation," "Edith Head: the Paramount years;" theatrical trailer.
Cast Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis, John Williams.
Summary John Robie is a reformed jewel thief who was once known as "The Cat." 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.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., surround, Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Language English (Dolby 2.0, Dolby mono.) or French (Dolby mono) dialogue, English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1956: Oscar - Best Cinematography - Color (Robert Burks).
Subject Jewel thieves -- France -- Riviera -- Drama.
Hotels -- France -- Riviera -- Drama.
Rich people -- France -- Riviera -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- France -- Riviera -- Drama.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
Riviera (France) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Thriller -- Feature.
Feature films.
Suspense films.
Added Author Hayes, John Michael, 1919-2008.
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986.
Grace, Princess of Monaco, 1929-1982.
Landis, Jessie Royce, 1904-1972.
Williams, John, 1903-1983.
Dodge, David, 1910-1974. To catch a thief.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title To catch a thief
ISBN 1415727635
Standard No. 097361207346
Music No. 12073 Paramount Home Entertainment

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