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North by Northwest (1959)

North by Northwest
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Cary Grant Cary Grant
Roger O. Thornhill
Eva Marie Saint Eva Marie Saint
Eve Kendall
James Mason James Mason
Phillip Vandamm
Jessie Royce Landis Jessie Royce Landis
Clara Thornhill
Leo G. Carroll Leo G. Carroll
The Professor
Josephine Hutchinson Josephine Hutchinson
Mrs. Townsend
Philip Ober Philip Ober
Lester Townsend
Martin Landau Martin Landau
Leonard


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Ernest Lehman Ernest Lehman
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Alfred Hitchcock takes you.... North by Northwest!

7 years, 7 months ago at Dec 1 19:46
3 votes
''In the world of advertising, there's no such thing as a lie. There's only expedient exaggeration.''

A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.

Cary Grant: Roger O. Thornhill

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Smooth lines ahoy!

10 years ago at Jun 20 19:28
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This is definitely one of my favourite old school films. I think Roger O. Thornhill is one of the most suave and elegant characters ever portrayed on film. This film sparked my interest in the old classics and garnered a lot of respect from me for Cary Grant. That man can act. Seeing his transformation from arrogant yuppie to sophisticated 'fugitive' is great. The aeroplane scene and the final sce... read more

NORTH BY NORTHWEST

8 years, 11 months ago at Jul 20 9:41
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I have always been a big Alfred Hitchcock fan and "North by Northwest" was in my view his most entertaining and important film. It certainly rates a high position in my "Top Ten" films list!! This is a fast moving witty thriller that never lets up in its 130 minutes running time. The film is in beautiful Technicolor and Cary Grant gives the performance of a lifetime as Roger O. Thornhill being mis... read more
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A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.
Release date: 26 September 1959
UPC: 012569501621
Tags: Thriller (35), Mystery (26), 1950s (24), Adventure (22), 1959 (20), Spy (17), Drama (17), Action (16), Romance (14), Usa (14), Kidnapping (13), Mistaken Identity (13), Train (12), Mount Rushmore (12), Suspense (10), Classic (10), Espionage (9), Hitchcock (9), Cary Grant (4), (4)
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