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Dial M for Murder (1954)

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If a woman answers ...hang on for dear life!
director Alfred Hitchcock
producer Alfred Hitchcock
writer Frederick Knott
starring Ray Milland
Grace Kelly
Robert Cummings
John Williams
original music Dimitri Tiomkin
cinematographer Robert Burks
editor Rudi Fehr
running time 105 minutes
colour colour (WarnerColor)
sound mix mono (RCA Sound System)
aspect ratio 1.85:1
studio Warner Brothers
distributor Warner Brothers
availability DVD & Blu-ray


Ex-tennis pro Tony Wendice decides to murder his wife for her money and because she had an affair the year before. He blackmails an old college associate to strangle her, but when things go wrong he sees a way to turn events to his advantage. (© IMDB)


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Blu-ray Releases

released in 2012

4910.gif Dial M for Murder (1954) - Warner Brothers (Blu-ray, UK, 2012)
Amazon (UK)
4908.gif Bei Anruf Mord (1954) - Warner Brothers (Blu-ray, Germany, 2012)
Amazon (Germany)
4909.gif Le Crime Était Presque Parfait (1954) - Warner Brothers (Blu-ray, France, 2012)
Amazon (France)
4907.gif Dial M for Murder (1954) - Warner Brothers (Blu-ray, USA, 2012)
Amazon (USA)

DVD Releases

released in 2005

4906.gif Le Crime Était Presque Parfait (1954) - Warner Brothers (France, 2005)
Amazon (France)
PAL 1.78:1 (anamorphic) [01:41:03]

released in 2004

4904.gif Bei Anruf Mord (1954) - Warner Brothers (Germany, 2004)
PAL 1.78:1
4905.gif Dial M for Murder (1954) - Warner Brothers (UK, 2004) as part of a box set
PAL 1.78:1 (anamorphic) [01:41:03]
4902.gif Dial M for Murder (1954) - Warner Brothers (USA, 2004)
NTSC 1.33:1 [01:45:16]

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