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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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Additional Details

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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  • Good but not great!

    RedRain 2014-04-18

    I like this film, I really do, but there are so many improbable moments and such a lousy ending that it just doesn't live up to greatness. (For me,... MORE>

  • Cary is Good but Mason is Better

    Delia 2014-02-17

    Who doesn't like Cary Grant? I know--nobody. Especially me in just about all of his leading roles. But he finds two fellow thespians here--James... MORE>

  • it s the tops !

    roy 2013-09-08

    When was the last time anyone saw a movie like this in a theater today? Maybe 20 years ago plus some. From the all time master of suspense- a movie that... MORE>