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Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Foreign Correspondent
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7.6 IMDB rating
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Joel McCrea Joel McCrea
John Jones aka Huntley Haverstock
Laraine Day Laraine Day
Carol Fisher
Herbert Marshall Herbert Marshall
Stephen Fisher
George Sanders George Sanders
Scott ffolliott
Robert Benchley Robert Benchley
Edmund Gwenn Edmund Gwenn

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Charles Bennett Charles Bennett
Joan Harrison Joan Harrison


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6 years ago at May 4 13:15
Since I have always been a huge fan of Alfred Hitchock’s work, of course, I was really eager to check this flick . Eventually, it wasn’t one of his most famous movies and it was definitely not one of my favorite but it was still a pretty good picture. In fact, even though the plot was taking place in Great Britain, it was Hitchock’s 2nd Hollywood feature after ‘Rebecca’ and it was in fac... read more
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Hitchcock's classic thriller stars Joel McCrea as Johnny Jones, a naïve New York reporter sent on assignment to Europe on the eve of World War II. Amidst the volatile atmosphere of the impending war, Jones stumbles on a deadly conspiracy devised by Stephen Fisher (Herbert Marshall), whose spy ring masquerades as a peace organization. Fisher's daughter Carol (Laraine Day) lends a hand as Jones races to expose the story -- and tries to stay alive.
Release date: 16 August 1940
UPC: 085393186227
Tags: 1940s (9), War (8), Thriller (7), Mystery (6), Romance (5), WWII (5), Usa (4), Newspaper (4), 1940 (4), Interrogation (3), Awkwardness (3), Kidnapping (3), World War II (3), Spy (3), Espionage (2), Telegram (2), Love Note (2), Saving Someone's Life (2), Language Barrier (2), Bird (2)
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