Gaslight
DVD
2011
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A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in her London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity.

Item Details
Series:
WB archive collection
Subjects:
Distress (Psychology) -- Drama.
England -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Gas light fixtures -- Drama.
Hiding places -- Drama.
Horror plays.
Husband and wife -- Drama.
Jewel thieves -- Drama.
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Murderers -- Drama.
Psychological abuse -- Drama.
Wife abuse -- Drama.
Genre:
Detective and mystery films.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Other Authors:
Balderston, John L. (John Lloyd), 1889-1954.
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982.
Boyer, Charles, 1899-1978.
Breon, Edmund, 1882-1951.
Cotten, Joseph, 1905-1994.
Cukor, George, 1899-1983.
Everest, Barbara, 1890-1968.
Hamilton, Patrick, 1904 March 17-1962. Angel Street.
Hobbes, Halliwell, 1877-1962.
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976.
Lansbury, Angela, 1925-
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Rameau, Emil, 1878-1957.
Reisch, Walter.
Stevenson, Tom, 1910-2004.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Van Druten, John, 1901-1957.
Warner Bros. Entertainment.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Whitty, May, Dame, 1865-1948.
Edition:
Full screen.
Description:
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
optical mono Dolby
videodisc
DVD
video file DVD
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: NR
Other Title:
Gas light
Also known as: Murder in Thornton Square
Also known as: Strange case of murder
Gaslight (Motion picture : 1944)
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1944 [American version]
Based on the play "Angel Street" by Patrick Hamilton
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container
Special features: theatrical trailer
Cinematographer, Joseph Ruttenberg ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; music, Bronislau Kaper ; costume designer, Irene ; special effects, Warren Newcombe
Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, Dame May Whitty, Angela Lansbury, Barbara Everest, Emil Rameau, Edmund Breon, Halliwell Hobbes, Tom Stevenson
DVD-R, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Academy Awards, 1945: Best Actress in a Leading Role (Ingrid Bergman); Best Art Direction-Interior Decoration, Black-and-White. Golden Globes, 1945: Best Motion Picture Actress (Ingrid Bergman)
Contents:
Side A. Gaslight 1944 [113 min.]
Side B. Gaslight 1940 [British version, 84 min.] and special features.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
10509147
Link to PAC
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