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The wrong man

Author: Alfred HitchcockMaxwell AndersonAngus MacPhailHerbert ColemanRobert BurksAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Film noir
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Hitchcock; Maxwell Anderson; Angus MacPhail; Herbert Coleman; Robert Burks; George Tomasini; Bernard Herrmann; Paul Sylbert; Earl Crain, Jr.; William Kuehl; Henry Fonda; Vera Miles; Anthony Quayle; Harold J Stone; Charles Cooper; John Heldabrand; Esther Minciotti; Doreen Lang; Laurinda Barrett; Norma Connolly; Nehemiah Persoff; Lola D'Annunzio; Kippy Campbell; Robert Essen; Richard Robbins; Dayton Lummis; Peggy Webber; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); First National Pictures, Inc.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790789884 9780790789880 1419817701 9781419817700
Language Note: In English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
OCLC Number: 56365716
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956.
Also issued as part of the box set: Henry Fonda the signature collection.
Special features: "Guilt trip: Hitchcock and The wrong man" making of documentary; Theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, George Tomasini ; music by Bernard Herrmann ; art director, Paul Sylbert ; sound by Earl Crain ; set decorator, William L. Kuehl.
Cast: Henry Fonda, Vera Miles, Anthony Quayle, Harold J. Stone, Charles Cooper, John Heldabrand, Esther Minciotti, Doreen Lang, Laurinda Barrett, Norma Connolly, Nehemiah Persoff, Lola D'Annunzio, Kippy Campbell, Robert Essen, Richard Robbins, Dayton Lummis, Peggy Webber.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby Digital mono; dual-layer format.
Contents: Special features: Widescreen version presented in a "matted" format --
New making-of documentary Guilt Trip: Hitchcock and the Wrong Man --
Theatrical trailer --
Language: English mono ; French mono --
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish.
Other Titles: Henry Fonda the signature collection.
Wrong man (Motion picture)
Alfred Hitchcock's the wrong man
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Warner Bros.-First Natonal picture ; screen play by Maxwell Anderson and Angus MacPhail ; story by Maxwell Anderson ; associate producer, Herbert Coleman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

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The true story of Manny Balestrero, a musician unjustly accused of armed robbery. Balestrero vehemently protests his innocence but acts thoroughly guilty, leading a host of policemen and witnesses to finger him as the thief. The trial goes badly for Manny, but life is worse for his wife, Rose, who falls apart under the strain of his ordeal.
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