Posted Tue Dec 20, 2011 at 06:00 AM PST by Tom Landy
Alfred Hitchcock's classic romantic thriller is getting the high-definition treatment in March!
In an early announcement to retailers, Paramount has revealed 'To Catch a Thief' for Blu-ray on March 6.
Starring Cary Grant as John Robie, a reformed cat burglar, and Grace Kelly as an heiress with whom he becomes romantically entangled, the film takes place on the opulent French Riviera as Robie tries to uncover the identity of a jewel thief and prove his own innocence.
A delightful classic filled with star power, witty dialogue, breathtaking scenery and plenty of plot twists, 'To Catch a Thief' garnered three Academy Award® nominations and won the Oscar® for Best Cinematography, Color.
The 'To Catch a Thief' Blu-ray features more than 90 minutes of bonus material including “A Night With The Hitchcocks”, in which Alfred Hitchcock’s daughter and granddaughter discuss the prolific director; a look at censorship during the time and its impact on the film; an exploration of the writing and casting; a “making-of”featurette; profiles of Cary Grant and Grace Kelly; a segment on Oscar®-winning costume designer Edith Head; an interactive travelogue; commentary by Hitchcock film historian Dr. Drew Casper; photo galleries; the original theatrical trailer and more.
The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, Dolby TrueHD 2.0 and mono soundtracks, and will have a suggested list price of $15.00.
You can find the latest specs for 'To Catch a Thief' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under March 6.
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