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The Man Who Knew Too Much

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Original title
The Man Who Knew Too Much
Year
Running time
84 min.
Country
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Director
Screenwriter
Charles Bennett, D.B. Wyndham-Lewis, A.R. Rawlinson, Edwin Greenwood
Music
Arthur Benjamin
Cinematography
Curt Courant (B&W)
Cast
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Producer
Gaumont British
Genre
Mystery | Spy Film. Abduction / Disappearance
Synopsis / Plot
Hitchcocks first and arguably superior production of the same story he retold in 1956 with James Stewart and Doris Day, and critics continue to argue the films merits versus its successor. An English couple on holiday in Switzerland find themselves embroiled in an international plot to assassinate a foreign dignitary when the husband overhears the secret and their daughter is kidnapped. This taut, suspenseful thriller is aided by the directors wry wit and tight pacing.
Awards
1935: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Director
1935: National Board of Review (NBR): Top Foreign Films
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