Witness for the Prosecution (Blu-ray)

Directed by Billy Wilder

Release Year: 1957
Running Time: 116
UPC: 7 38329 13262 0
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Select a Format
$29.95 $17.97 (40% off) Buy Blu-ray
Only ships to US & Canada
Cast
Tyrone Power
Marlene Dietrich
Charles Laughton
Elsa Lanchester
Henry Daniell
Ian Wolfe
John Williams

Crew
Directed by Billy Wilder

Screen legends Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich and Charles Laughton star in this "brilliantly made courtroom drama" (Film Daily) that left audiences reeling from its surprise twists and shocking climax. Directed by Billy Wilder, scripted by Wilder and Harry Kurnitz, and based on Agatha Christie's hit London play, this splendid, one-of-a-kind classic "crackles with emotional electricity" (The New York Times) and continues to keep movie lovers riveted until the final, mesmerizing frame. When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married suitor, Leonard Vole (Power), is accused of the crime. Vole's only hope for acquittal is the testimony of his wife (Dietrich)... but his airtight alibi shatters when she reveals some shocking secrets of her own! Nominated for 6 Academy Awards® including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor (Laughton) and Supporting Actress (Elsa Lanchester).


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Billy Wilder discussing WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION with director Volker Schlondorff. In German and English with English Subtitles

Original Theatrical Trailer

 


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.

Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 8 2020 at 12:00pm
Time travel to the 1958' @NewportJazzFest' to watch unforgettable performances by Louis Armstrong, Dinah Washington,…' https://t.co/IsiYId0NCn'
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 3:20pm
RT' @JustTheDiscsPod': A couple new western Blu-rays from' @kinolorber'! And BACKLASH has a' @sammdeighan' commentary!' https://t.co/5tmMPL9E7P' ht…
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 2:25pm
RT' @adriancurry': Brand new poster by the inimitable' @SamsMyth' for Hubert Sauper’s new Cuban-centric documentary EPICENTRO. I art directed t…
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 2:25pm
RT' @DVDBeaver': Cecil B. DeMille's "The Sign of the Cross" Blu-ray - Claudette Colbert' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/V4pWh6Ntf0' CAN: https://…
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 2:24pm
RT' @firstshowing': First Trailer for Award-Winning Documentary 'Epicentro' About Cuba' https://t.co/e00IoXKtaZ' #docs #Cuba #Epicentro #Sundan…
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 10:37am
Thrilled to debut this gorgeous' @SamsMyth' poster for Sundance winner EPICENTRO from Oscar nominee Hubert Sauper (DA…' https://t.co/f4XZXuASdY'
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 10:26am
"What a refreshing thing it is to see how slow reporting worked in a documentary called You Never Had It – An Eveni…' https://t.co/wMdtydhxo3'
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 10:24am
RT' @nadjasayej':' @silviabizio' interviewed famed writer Charles Bukowski in 1981. Her questions were pressing, his answers were a goldmine. W…
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 7 2020 at 10:21am
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming October 13th! DEEPSTAR SIX (1989) • Audio Commentary by Sean S. Cunningham & VFX James Isaac • Featurette w/ G…
'@KinoLorber' on Aug. 6 2020 at 9:32pm
RT' @KennethTuran': Spent a completely engaging 70 minutes watching sparkling 4K' @KinoLorber' restoration of John Ford's impressive 1917 "Stra…
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com