The 39 steps
- DVD MYSTERY/SUSPENSE
DVD special ed.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godrey Tearle, Peggy Achcroft, John Laurie, Heleny Haye, Franck Cellier, Wylie Watson.
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 
Adapted from the novel by John Buchan.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1935.
Special features: audio commentary by Alfred Hitchcock scholar Marian Keane ; Hitchcock: the early years (2000), a British documentary covering the director's prewar career ; original footage from British broadcaster Mike Scott's 1966 television interview with Hitchcock ; complete broadcast of the 1937 Lux Radio Theatre adaptation, starring Ida Lupino and Robert Montgomery ; visual essay by Hitchcock scholar Leonard Leff ; audio excerpts from Francois Truffaut's 1962 interviews with Hitchcock ; original production design drawings.
Richard Hannay stumbles upon a conspiracy that thrusts him into a hectic chase across the Scotish moors--a chase in which he is both the pursuer and the pursued--as well as into an unexpected romance with the cool Pamela.