John Buchan’s The 39 Steps On Masterpiece Classic

March 3, 2010

This past Sunday, (February 28th) PBS’s Masterpiece Theater aired a new version of The 39 Steps, made famous by Alfred Hitchcock’s 1935 movie and based on the book by John Buchan. Rupert Penry-Jones stars as secret agent Richard Hannay, who battles German spies on the eve of World War I. For a limited time, you can watch The 39 Steps in its entirety or select your favorite scenes online at the PBS website. You can also watch their version of Jane Austen’s Emma through March 9th.