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Alfred Hitchcock presents. Season five / an Alfred Hitchcock production ; a Shamley production.

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Universal classic television.

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  • Physical Description: 5 videodiscs (983 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Videodisc release of televised episodes from the 1959-1960 season.
Release date: Jan. 3, 2012.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Arthur -- Crystal trench -- Appointment at eleven -- Coyote moon -- No Pain -- Anniversary gift -- Dry run -- Disc 2. Blessington method -- Dead weight -- Special delivery -- Road hog -- Specialty of the house -- An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge -- Graduating class -- Man from the south -- Disc 3. Ikon of Elijah -- Cure -- Backward, turn backward -- Not the running type -- Day of the bullet -- Hitch hike -- Across the threshold -- Craig's will -- Disc 4. Madame Mystery -- Little man who was there -- Mother, may I go out to swim? -- Cuckoo clock -- Forty detectives later -- Hero -- Insomnia -- I can take care of myself -- Disc 5. One grave too many -- Party line -- Cell 227 -- Schartz-Metterklume method -- Letter of credit -- Escape to Sonoita -- Hooked.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host, Alfred Hitchcock.
Burt Reynolds, Peter Lorre, Steve McQueen, Walter Matthau, Dick Van Dyke, William Shatner.
Summary, etc.:
Reunite with the 'Master of Suspense,' Alfred Hitchcock, for more of the mind-boggling twists and devious thrills synonymous with one of TV's greatest shows. In the fifth season, delve into 38 stories of greed, larceny, revenge, and murder where every character holds a guilty secret and a misleading 'MacGuffin' lurks in every corner. Featuring some of Hollywood's brightest guest stars.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono; full frame (1.33:1 aspect ratio).
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Interpersonal relations > United States > Drama.
Criminal behavior > United States > Drama.
Murder > United States > Drama.
Murder > Investigation > United States > Drama.
Genre: Thrillers (Television programs)
Detective and mystery television programs.
Anthology television programs.
Television crime shows.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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