Alfred Hitchcock Classics 4K Release Announced

Universal has announced the release of The Alfred Hitchcock Classics Collection, a 4K Ultra HD set that’ll include classic horror films Psycho and The Birds.


This set also includes Rear Window and Vertigo.

This upcoming release will also include the original uncut version of Psycho, which was released on home video for the first time back in 2018 in Germany.

The uncut version of Hitchcock’s Psycho is home to minor bits of footage that were ultimately cut from the film.

Psycho is also getting its own special edition 4K/BluRay Release available separately.


Full release details include –

Rear Window

• Audio commentary by Hitchcock’s Rear Window: The Well-Made Film author John Fawell

• Rear Window Ethics – 2000 documentary

• Conversation with Screenwriter John Michael Hayes

• Pure Cinema: Through the Eyes of The Master

• Breaking Barriers: The Sound of Hitchcock

• Masters of Cinema

• Hitchcock/Truffaut – Audio recording from filmmaker François Truffaut’s in-depth interview with director Alfred Hitchcock about Rear Window

• Production photo gallery

• Theatrical trailer

• Re-release trailer narrated by James Stewart

Vertigo

• Audio commentary by filmmaker William Friedkin (The Exorcist)

• Obsessed with Vertigo: New Life for Hitchcock’s Masterpiece

• Partners In Crime: Hitchcock’s Collaborators

• Saul Bass: Title Champ

• Edith Head: Dressing the Master’s Movies

• Bernard Herrmann: Hitchcock’s Maestro

• Alma: The Master’s Muse

• Foreign censorship ending

• 100 Years of Universal: The Lew Wasserman Era

• Hitchcock/Truffaut – Audio recording from filmmaker François Truffaut’s in-depth interview with director Alfred Hitchcock about Vertigo

• Theatrical trailer

• Restoration theatrical trailer

Psycho

• Original uncut and standard re-releases version of the film

• The Making of Psycho

• The Making of Psycho audio commentary with Alfred Hitchcock and The Making of Psycho author Stephen Rebello

• Psycho Sound

• In The Master’s Shadow: Hitchcock’s Legacy

• Newsreel Footage: The Release of Psycho

• The Shower Scene: With and Without Music

• The Shower Sequence: Storyboards by Saul Bass

• The Psycho Archives

• Hitchcock/Truffaut – Audio recording from filmmaker François Truffaut’s in-depth interview with director Alfred Hitchcock about Psycho

• Posters and ad gallery

• Lobby card gallery

• Behind-the-scenes photo gallery

• Production photo gallery

• Psycho theatrical trailers

• Psycho re-release trailer

The Birds

• The Birds: Hitchcock’s Monster Movie

• All About The Birds

• Original ending

• Deleted scene

• Tippi Hedren’s screen test

• The Birds is coming (Universal International Newsreel)

• Suspense Story: National Press Club hears Hitchcock (Universal International Newsreel)

• 100 Years of Universal: Restoring the Classics

• 100 Years of Universal: The Lot

• Hitchcock/Truffaut – Audio recording from filmmaker François Truffaut’s in-depth interview with director Alfred Hitchcock about Vertigo

• Theatrical trailer


The release date for the set it 7th September 2020.

Pre order your copy of The Alfred Hitchcock Classics Collection on Amazon now.


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