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North by Northwest

North by Northwest(1959)

Also Known As: Breathless | In a North West Direction | In a Northwesterly Direction | The CIA Story | The Man on Lincoln's Nose |

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Brief Synopsis

An advertising man is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.

Cast & Crew

Cary Grant Roger Thornhill
Eva Marie Saint Eve Kendall
James Mason Phillip Vandamm
Jessie Royce Landis Clara Thornhill
Leo G. Carroll Professor
Josephine Hutchinson Vandamm's sister, also known as Mrs. Townsend
Philip Ober Lester Townsend
Adam Williams Valerian
Edward Platt Victor Larrabee
Les Tremayne Auctioneer
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Chicago: week of 9 Jul 1959
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  [VistaVision]
AFI Library; AFI; Personal
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  136 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  12,256    
Duration(reels):  16    

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  • North by Northwest

    Hannah 2019-04-23

    A movie! Cary Grant and James Mason at their best. Hitchcock at his best. The dialogue, pacing, sets, costumes, and talented supporting actors all great.... MORE>

  • That's Entertainment

    Jay 2019-02-02

    This movie is so damned entertaining, we might as well go ahead and call it "great". The clunkers in the dialog (Try Eva Marie Saint's... MORE>

  • North by Northwest

    GoodDogNigel 2018-12-26

    Not only my favorite Cary Grant movie but my favorite Alfred Hitchcock movie. That says it all. MORE>