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Director: Alfred Hitchcock     Starring: Julie Andrews Paul Newman
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Format: DVD
Sku: 202104591
UPC: 025192831522
UPC 14: 00025192831522
Category Keywords: Mystery  Spies  Theatrical Release  Thriller
Rating: Game Rating Code
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An american scientist publicly defects to east germany as part of a cloak and dagger mission to find the solution for a formula resin and then figuring out a plan to escape black to the west.
Editor's Note
TORN CURTAIN was Alfred Hitchcock's 50th film and signals a return to the espionage-romance theme the director showcased in such films as SECRET AGENT and THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH. Hitchcock created a distinct look for the film, subduing lighting and gauzing the lens to give a more natural, less studio-produced feel. Notably, it was the strength of studio influence that contributed another change in the look of the film relative to most Hitchcock pictures, casting leads that departed from traditional Hitchcock types. Paul Newman and Julie Andrews, both at the heights of their popularity when the film was released, anchor this cold war spy thriller. An American scientist (Newman) attends a convention in Copenhagen with his fiancée-assistant (Andrews). While there, she picks up a message meant for him and is drawn into a complex web of espionage behind the Iron Curtain that he had intended to face alone. Her presence throws all his plans into disarray, and the two lovers discover too late that it's easier to get in than to get out again. In one of the film's most memorable scenes, Hitchcock shows his audience just how difficult murder can be when opposed by the will for survival.
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Video Features DVD, Dolby, Digital Audio, Mono Audio, English, Spanish
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Release Information
Video Mfg Name Studio: Universal
Video Release Date Release Date: 2/7/2006
Video Play Time Running Time: 128 minutes
Video CategoryId Catalog ID: 28315
Video UPC UPC: 00025192831522
Video Number of Discs Number of Discs: 1

Audio & Video
Video Original Language Original Language: English
Video Audio Spec Available Audio Tracks: English [CC], English

Aspect Ratio
Video Aspect Ratio Anamorphic Widescreen  1.85:1
Cast & Crew
Video Cast Info David Opatoshu
Video Cast Info Julie Andrews
Video Cast Info Lila Kedrova
Video Cast Info Ludwig Donath
Video Cast Info Paul Newman
Video Cast Info Alfred Hitchcock - Director
Video Cast Info Alfred Hitchcock - Producer
Video Cast Info Brian Moore - Writer
Video Cast Info John Addison - Musical Score
Video Cast Info John F. Warren - Director of Photography
Plot Summary
When Sarah Sherman learns that her once-patriotic fiancé--a physicist--has defected to communist East Germany, she cannot believe it. And she's right: He's gone undercover in an attempt to obtain classified military information. Unfortunately, Sarah is determined to find answers to her questions, so she follows him behind the Iron Curtain, involving them in espionage and danger.
Product Attributes
Product attributeActor:   Newman,Paul
Product attributeLabel:   Mca Home Video
Product attributeMusic Format:   DVD
Product attributeVideo Format:   DVD
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