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PG| 2 hr. min.

Plot Summary
Dr. Ben McKenna (James Stewart) is on vacation with his wife (Doris Day) and son in Morocco when a chance encounter with a stranger sets their trip, and their lives, on a drastically different course. The stranger, killed in front of the family in the marketplace, reveals an assassination plot to the Americans. The couple's son is abducted in order to ensure the plot is kept secret, and suddenly the mother and father, with no help from the police, must figure out a way to get their child back.

Cast: James Stewart , Doris Day , Brenda De Banzie , Bernard Miles , Ralph Truman , Daniel Gélin , Mogens Wieth , Alan Mowbray

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Paramount Pictures, MCA/Universal Pictures [us]

The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)

Release Date: June 1st, 1956|2 hr. min.

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