'The Man Who Knew Too Much' Blu-ray Dated and Detailed

Posted Wed Oct 17, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT by

Another Alfred Hitchcock classic is bound for Blu-ray in January.

In an early announcement to retailers, the Criterion Collection will proudly present 'The Man Who Knew Too Much' on Blu-ray on January 15.

This fleet and gripping early thriller from the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, was the first film the director made after signing to the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation.

The Blu-ray will feature a new 1080p digital transfer, an uncompressed monaural soundtrack, and supplements include: New audio commentary featuring film historian Philip Kemp; New interview with filmmaker Guillermo del Toro; The Illustrated Hitchcock, an extensive interview with director Alfred Hitchcock from 1972, conducted by journalist Pia indstrom and film historian William Everson•Audio excerpts from filmmaker François Truffaut’s legendary 1962 interviews with Hitchcock; Restoration demonstration; and a booklet featuring an essay by critic Farran Smith Nehme.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Man Who Knew Too Much' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where It is indexed under January 15.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934) (Blu-ray)
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