Early Alfred Hitchcock Box Set (R1) in February
Lionsgate Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Alfred Hitchcock (3-Disc Collector’s Edition) for 6th February 2007 priced at $39.98 SRP. This remastered set features five of legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock’s first features including the silent films The Ring and The Maxman, as well as Murder!, The Skin Game and the director’s personal favorite from the UK period, Rich and Strange. The box set also includes the new featurette, “Pure Cinema: The Birth of the Hitchcock Style” featuring interviews with Peter Bogdanovich and Pat Hitchcock as well as never before seen home movies from Hitchcock’s early days.
The Silent Films (The Ring and The Maxman) feature new Stereo soundtracks, while the other titles are presented in the original Mono with optional Spanish subtitles.