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The Resource Blackmail, British International Pictures Ltd. presents ; directed and adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ; a British International picture distributed by Wardour Films. Easy virtue / C.M. Woolf and Michael Balcon present ; produced by Gainsborough Pictures ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Blackmail, British International Pictures Ltd. presents ; directed and adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ; a British International picture distributed by Wardour Films. Easy virtue / C.M. Woolf and Michael Balcon present ; produced by Gainsborough Pictures ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Label
Blackmail
Title
Blackmail
Statement of responsibility
British International Pictures Ltd. presents ; directed and adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ; a British International picture distributed by Wardour Films. Easy virtue / C.M. Woolf and Michael Balcon present ; produced by Gainsborough Pictures ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Title variation
Blackmail and Easy virtue
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • jpn
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • [Blackmail] A young woman kills an artist who attempts to rape her. Her Scotland Yard detective boyfriend soon learns the killers identity, but so has someone else. First produced as a silent film, then in this version with dialog
  • [Easy virtue] "After divorcing an abusive husband, an innocent woman makes a valiant effort at beginning her life anew, but she cannot escape the incidents surrounding her past"--Container
Related
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
[Blackmail] Produced by John Maxwell ; dialogue by Benn Levy ; photographer, Jack Cox ; editor, Emile de Ruelle ; music, Campbell & Connelly. [Easy virtue] Scenario, Eliot Stannard ; photographer, Claude McDonnell ; editor, Ivor Montagu
Language note
First feature in English; second is silent with English intertitles; both have optional subtitles in Spanish, Japanese and Chinese
PerformerNote
  • [Blackmail] Anny Ondra, Sara Allgood, Charles Paton, John Longden, Donald Calthrop, Cyril Richard
  • [Easy virtue] Isabel Jeans, Robin Irvine, Franklin Dyall, Eric Bransby Williams
Runtime
165
Technique
live action
Label
Blackmail, British International Pictures Ltd. presents ; directed and adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ; a British International picture distributed by Wardour Films. Easy virtue / C.M. Woolf and Michael Balcon present ; produced by Gainsborough Pictures ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Blackmail based on the play by Charles Bennett; Easy virtue based on the play by Noel Coward
  • Blackmail originally produced as a motion picture in 1929. Easy virtue originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1927
  • Includes an introduction by Tony Curtis and original theatrical trailer from Rear window
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blackmail (85 min.) -- Easy virtue (80 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 165 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 674
Other control number
018111997430
Other physical details
sd., si., b&w
Publisher number
82036
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370501381
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blackmail, British International Pictures Ltd. presents ; directed and adapted by Alfred Hitchcock ; a British International picture distributed by Wardour Films. Easy virtue / C.M. Woolf and Michael Balcon present ; produced by Gainsborough Pictures ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Publication
Note
  • Blackmail based on the play by Charles Bennett; Easy virtue based on the play by Noel Coward
  • Blackmail originally produced as a motion picture in 1929. Easy virtue originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1927
  • Includes an introduction by Tony Curtis and original theatrical trailer from Rear window
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blackmail (85 min.) -- Easy virtue (80 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 165 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 674
Other control number
018111997430
Other physical details
sd., si., b&w
Publisher number
82036
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370501381
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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