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2 hr. 16 min.

Plot Summary
This classic suspense film finds New York City ad executive Roger O. Thornhill (Cary Grant) pursued by ruthless spy Phillip Vandamm (James Mason) after Thornhill is mistaken for a government agent. Hunted relentlessly by Vandamm's associates, the harried Thornhill ends up on a cross-country journey, meeting the beautiful and mysterious Eve Kendall (Eva Marie Saint) along the way. Soon Vandamm's henchmen close in on Thornhill, resulting in a number of iconic action sequences.

Cast: Cary Grant , Eva Marie Saint , James Mason , Leo G. Carroll , Martin Landau , Jessie Royce Landis , Philip Ober , Adam Williams

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

North by Northwest (1959)

Release Date: July 17th, 1959|2 hr. 16 min.

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  • May 16, 2010 drarthurwells
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    Great suspense thriller - Hitchcock at his best.

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