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North by Northwest (1959)

It's a deadly game of “tag” and Cary Grant is “it”.

Genre : Mystery, Thriller

Runtime : 2H 16M

Director : Alfred Hitchcock
Writer : Ernest Lehman

Synopsis

Advertising man Roger Thornhill is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.

Actors

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
Vandamm's Sister aka Mrs. Townsend
Philip Ober
Philip Ober
Lester Townsend
Martin Landau
Martin Landau
Leonard
Adam Williams
Adam Williams
Valerian
Edward Platt
Edward Platt
Victor Larrabee
Robert Ellenstein
Robert Ellenstein
Licht
Les Tremayne
Les Tremayne
Auctioneer
Philip Coolidge
Philip Coolidge
Dr. Cross
Patrick McVey
Patrick McVey
Sergeant Flamm
Edward Binns
Edward Binns
Captain Junket
Ken Lynch
Ken Lynch
Charley - Chicago Policeman
Nora Marlowe
Nora Marlowe
Anna, the menacing housekeeper (uncredited)
Doreen Lang
Doreen Lang
Maggie - Thornhill's Secretary (uncredited)
John Beradino
John Beradino
Sergeant Emile Klinger (uncredited)
Ned Glass
Ned Glass
Ticket seller (uncredited)
Tol Avery
Tol Avery
State Police Detective (uncredited)
Malcolm Atterbury
Malcolm Atterbury
Man at Prairie Crossing (uncredited)
Maudie Prickett
Maudie Prickett
Hotel maid Elsie (uncredited)
Bess Flowers
Bess Flowers
Plaza Hotel lounge patron (uncredited)
Stanley Adams
Stanley Adams
Lieutenant Harding (uncredited)
Andy Albin
Andy Albin
Farmer (uncredited)
Ernest Anderson
Ernest Anderson
Porter on Twentieth Century Ltd. (uncredited)
Frank Wilcox
Frank Wilcox
Herman Weltner (uncredited)
Brandon Beach
Brandon Beach
Man at Auction (uncredited)
Steve Carruthers
Steve Carruthers
Man at Auction (uncredited)
Taggart Casey
Taggart Casey
Shaving Man (uncredited)
Bill Catching
Bill Catching
Auction Attendant (uncredited)
Walter Coy
Walter Coy
U.S. Intelligence Agency Official (uncredited)
Jimmy Cross
Jimmy Cross
Taxi Driver #1 (uncredited)
Patricia Cutts
Patricia Cutts
Hospital Patient (uncredited)
Jack Daly
Jack Daly
Train Steward (uncredited)
John Damler
John Damler
Police Lieutenant (uncredited)
Lawrence Dobkin
Lawrence Dobkin
U.S. Intelligence Agency Official (uncredited)
Tommy Farrell
Tommy Farrell
Eddie - Elevator Starter (uncredited)
Jesslyn Fax
Jesslyn Fax
Train Passenger (uncredited)
Adolph Faylauer
Adolph Faylauer
Bald Bidder (uncredited)
Sally Fraser
Sally Fraser
Second United Nations Receptionist (uncredited)
Paul Genge
Paul Genge
Lieutenant Hagerman (uncredited)
James Gonzalez
James Gonzalez
Man at Auction (uncredited)
Tom Greenway
Tom Greenway
Silent State Police Detective (uncredited)
Robert Haines
Robert Haines
Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)
Stuart Hall
Stuart Hall
Train Passenger (uncredited)
Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock
Man Who Misses Bus
Stuart Holmes
Stuart Holmes
Hotel Lounge Patron (uncredited)
Eugene Jackson
Eugene Jackson
Security Guard at Auction (uncredited)
Bobby Johnson
Bobby Johnson
Waiter (uncredited)
Kenner G. Kemp
Kenner G. Kemp
Man Leaving Office Building (uncredited)
Madge Kennedy
Madge Kennedy
Mrs. Finlay (uncredited)
Colin Kenny
Colin Kenny
Man at Auction (uncredited)
Carl M. Leviness
Carl M. Leviness
Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)
Alexander Lockwood
Alexander Lockwood
Judge Anson B. Flynn (uncredited)
Frank Marlowe
Frank Marlowe
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Baynes Barron
Baynes Barron
Taxi Driver #2 (uncredited)
Thomas Martin
Thomas Martin
Train Passenger (uncredited)
James McCallion
James McCallion
Plaza Valet (uncredited)
Maura McGiveney
Maura McGiveney
Attendant (uncredited)
Carl Milletaire
Carl Milletaire
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
Hans Moebus
Hans Moebus
Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)
Howard Negley
Howard Negley
Conductor on Twentieth Century, Ltd. (uncredited)
Monty O'Grady
Monty O'Grady
Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)
Ralph Reed
Ralph Reed
Bellhop (uncredited)
John Roy
John Roy
Train Passenger (uncredited)
Jeffrey Sayre
Jeffrey Sayre
Hotel Lounge Patron / Man at Mt. Rushmore Cafeteria (uncredited)
Scott Seaton
Scott Seaton
Man at Auction (uncredited)
Harry Seymour
Harry Seymour
Victor - Captain of Waiters (uncredited)
Robert Shayne
Robert Shayne
Larry Wade (uncredited)
Jeremy Slate
Jeremy Slate
Policeman at Grand Central Station (uncredited)
Olan Soule
Olan Soule
Assistant Auctioneer (uncredited)
Helen Spring
Helen Spring
Bidder (uncredited)
Harvey Stephens
Harvey Stephens
Stockbroker (uncredited)
Harry Strang
Harry Strang
Assistant Conductor (uncredited)
Arthur Tovey
Arthur Tovey
Man at Auction (uncredited)
Dale Van Sickel
Dale Van Sickel
Ranger (uncredited)
Lloyd Williams
Lloyd Williams
Minor Role (uncredited)
Robert B. Williams
Robert B. Williams
Patrolman Waggoner (uncredited)
Paula Winslowe
Paula Winslowe
Woman at Auction (uncredited)
Wilson Wood
Wilson Wood
Photographer at United Nations (uncredited)
Carleton Young
Carleton Young
Fanning Nelson (uncredited)
Dick Johnstone
Dick Johnstone
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Bert Stevens
Bert Stevens
Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)
Cosmo Sardo
Cosmo Sardo
Worker (uncredited)
Don Anderson
Don Anderson
Worker (uncredited)
Alphonso DuBois
Alphonso DuBois
Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)
Len Hendry
Len Hendry
Police Lieutenant (uncredited)

Crews

Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock
Director
Ernest Lehman
Ernest Lehman
Author
Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock
Producer
Bernard Herrmann
Bernard Herrmann
Original Music Composer
Robert Burks
Robert Burks
Director of Photography
George Tomasini
George Tomasini
Editor
Leonard Murphy
Leonard Murphy
Casting
Robert F. Boyle
Robert F. Boyle
Production Design
Van Allen James
Van Allen James
Sound Designer
Sol Gorss
Sol Gorss
Stunt Double
Bud McNeil
Bud McNeil
Best Boy Electric
Bill Shaw
Bill Shaw
Gaffer
Ernest Lehman
Ernest Lehman
Screenplay
William A. Horning
William A. Horning
Art Direction
Merrill Pye
Merrill Pye
Art Direction
Franklin Milton
Franklin Milton
Recording Supervision
A. Arnold Gillespie
A. Arnold Gillespie
Special Effects
Lee LeBlanc
Lee LeBlanc
Special Effects
Sydney Guilaroff
Sydney Guilaroff
Hairstylist
Henry Grace
Henry Grace
Set Decoration
Frank R. McKelvy
Frank R. McKelvy
Set Decoration
William Tuttle
William Tuttle
Makeup Artist
Ruby Rosenberg
Ruby Rosenberg
Unit Manager
Mickey McCardle
Mickey McCardle
Assistant Director
Mentor Huebner
Mentor Huebner
Other
Tom Overton
Tom Overton
Boom Operator
Doug Hubbard
Doug Hubbard
Special Effects
Cliff Shirpser
Cliff Shirpser
Camera Operator
Matthew Yuricich
Matthew Yuricich
Visual Effects
Paul Stader
Paul Stader
Stunt Coordinator
Charles K. Hagedon
Charles K. Hagedon
Color Timer
Edward K. Milkis
Edward K. Milkis
Assistant Editor
James V. King
James V. King
Camera Operator
Bobby Greene
Bobby Greene
Assistant Camera
Kenny Bell
Kenny Bell
Still Photographer
Sam Freed Jr.
Sam Freed Jr.
Musician
Saul Bass
Saul Bass
Title Designer
Robert Saunders
Robert Saunders
Assistant Director
Herbert Coleman
Herbert Coleman
Associate Producer

Trailers and other movies

North by Northwest | Full Movie Preview | Warner Bros. Entertainment
New trailer for North by Northwest - in cinemas from 20 October 2017 | BFI

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