Culver City, CA ; MGM/UA Home Video, 2001.
1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby digital.
English or French audio tracks. French or Spanish subtitles.
Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, John Williams, Una O'Connor.
Director of photography, Russell Harlan; editor, Daniel Mandell; music, Ernest Gold ; producer, Arthur Hornblow ; director, Billy Wilder ; screenplay, Billy Wilder and Harry Kurnitz ; adaptation by Larry Marcus.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957 by United Artists.
Based on the novel by Agatha Christie.
Special feature includes original theatrical trailer.
A gruff British lawyer returns from a long convalescense to take on a homicide case-- a man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's mysterious wife stuns the courtroom by giving damaging testimony against her husband. The web of intrigue is finally unwoven in a shocking, chilling conclusion.
MW, 4-02; 6-11(add)
1002744 MGM/UA Home Video