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Alfred Hitchcock Films - Ranked

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People who added this item 2275  Average listal rating (1543 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.6 
1. Rear Window (1954)
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People who added this item 939  Average listal rating (624 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
2. Rope (1948)
A perfectly structured real time scenario, ahead of it's time. Features some of the best dialogue I've heard on any movie tackling issues on human moriarty and delving into humorous conversations.

Of course it wouldn't be complete without Hitchcock's trademark suspense, toppled with great performances including one of James Stewart's best monologues, and all this within only 80 minutes, but none of it feels forced.

One of most underrated films I've ever seen.

10/10.
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People who added this item 3452  Average listal rating (2199 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.6 
3. Psycho (1960)
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People who added this item 2450  Average listal rating (1557 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
4. The Birds (1963)
Hitchcock's closet to making a full on horror movie. Quite like a zombie survival movie, but with birds. One of Hitchcock's most suspenseful films and quite terrifying at times. Also features some excellent comedic dialogue.

A very underrated movie.

10/10.
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People who added this item 2370  Average listal rating (1444 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.4 
5. Vertigo (1958)
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People who added this item 1590  Average listal rating (1030 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.5 
6. North by Northwest (1959)
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People who added this item 483  Average listal rating (292 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
7. The Lady Vanishes (1938)
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People who added this item 1029  Average listal rating (658 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
8. Dial M for Murder (1954)
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People who added this item 176  Average listal rating (83 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 6.5 
9. Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1941)
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People who added this item 904  Average listal rating (554 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
10. Strangers on a Train (1951)
The results of being at the wrong place at the wrong time. Features a very "out there" plot, yet somehow doesn't come of as too ridiculous.

Also features one of my favourite Hitchcock climaxes.

9/10.
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People who added this item 602  Average listal rating (383 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.9 
11. The 39 Steps (1935)
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People who added this item 284  Average listal rating (179 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
12. Lifeboat (1944)
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People who added this item 332  Average listal rating (183 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.5 
13. The Wrong Man (1956)
Based on a true story, although the ending is a little anti climatic, the movie does a terrific jobs at putting you in the main character's sense of desperation.

8/10.
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People who added this item 556  Average listal rating (327 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.7 
14. Spellbound (1945)
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People who added this item 977  Average listal rating (572 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.3 
15. Rebecca (1940)
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People who added this item 648  Average listal rating (384 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
16. Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
A fantastic early Hitchcock, showing signs of what was later to come in his career.

9/10.
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People who added this item 905  Average listal rating (545 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
17. Notorious (1946)
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People who added this item 498  Average listal rating (314 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.5 
18. Frenzy (1972)
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People who added this item 308  Average listal rating (197 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.3 
19. Saboteur (1942)
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People who added this item 259  Average listal rating (169 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.7 
20. Torn Curtain (1966)
After the disappointment of Marine, Torn Curtain actually took me by surprise, especially considering I've heard many negative things about it.

From the bat, the films doesn't feel like Hitchcock, but rather James Bond, but the familiar Hitchcockisms do come through later on leading to some very memorable moments. Newman's acting tends to be stale at times, but Andrews shines throughout.

8/10.
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People who added this item 175  Average listal rating (87 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.4 
21. The Lodger (1927)
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People who added this item 241  Average listal rating (134 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.3 
22. I Confess (1953)
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People who added this item 687  Average listal rating (436 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.5 
23. To Catch a Thief (1955)
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People who added this item 393  Average listal rating (247 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.5 
24. Suspicion (1941)
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People who added this item 204  Average listal rating (110 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.1 
25. Stage Fright (1950)
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People who added this item 200  Average listal rating (126 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.6 
26. Foreign Correspondent (1940)
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People who added this item 230  Average listal rating (131 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.2 
27. Sabotage (1936)
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People who added this item 140  Average listal rating (78 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 7.1 
28. Young and Innocent (1937)
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People who added this item 512  Average listal rating (333 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.2 
29. Marnie (1964)
From the synopsis of the plot, this movie sounds like it has potential, but as the movie progresses the plot becomes too ludacris and unbelievable, even by Hitchcock's standards.

5/10.
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People who added this item 769  Average listal rating (470 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.5 
30. The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
A disappointing Hitchcock-Stewart collaboration. Some great perfromances and interesting premise, but the movie's pacing is incredibly uneven.

6/10.
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People who added this item 148  Average listal rating (84 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.5 
31. The Paradine Case (1947)
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People who added this item 232  Average listal rating (143 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 6.8 
32. Family Plot (1976)
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People who added this item 137  Average listal rating (79 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.3 
33. Jamaica Inn (1939)
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People who added this item 397  Average listal rating (246 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.2 
34. The Trouble with Harry (1955)
Oh oh, what happened here? Hitchcock's attempt at directing a full on comedy doesn't turn out for the best. Although it is a very nice film to look at, it's brought down by dull performances, poorly written script, and for being about as funny as Uwe Boll is talented.

4/10.
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People who added this item 185  Average listal rating (106 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.3 
35. Topaz (1969)
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People who added this item 97  Average listal rating (45 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.2 
36. Under Capricorn (1949)
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Posted: 1 year ago at Sep 3 6:36
great list :) have a nice time while watching the rest :)

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