Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest

Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest

DVD - 2010
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A Madison Avenue ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents, and goes on the run across the United States.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2010]
Edition: Widescreen version
ISBN: 9780780665859
0780665856
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (136 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: North by northwest

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rb3221
Jul 01, 2017

An old classic and still well worth watching.

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BeverlyDutcher
Jun 11, 2017

This is absolutely a classic! One of my favorite lines in the movie: "How does a girl like you get to be a girl like you". One of the best movies, ever!

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TheSandoz
May 18, 2017

A great film, and certainly one of the most entertaining movies ever made, directed by Alfred Hitchcock at his peak.

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akirakato
May 18, 2017

This is a 1959 American thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
With a memorable opening title sequence by graphic designer Saul Bass, this gripping, suspenseful and visually iconic film seems like Hitchcock's most stylish thriller and one of his best, if not one of the greatest films of all time.

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mammothhawk229e
May 17, 2017

Like it or not, it's the proto-James Bond movie.

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StLouisPhantom
Apr 05, 2017

One of Alfred Hitchcock's best movies. A must see!!!

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BritCrimeDramaFan
Dec 14, 2016

One of my favorite movies. In classic Hitchcock form it contains action, suspense, mistaken identity, humor, exquisite photography, great acting (+ just a beautiful Eva Marie Saint), and did I mention, suspense? Also gives you a tour of American landmarks, including a fantastic Frank Lloyd Wright designed Vandamm house where the final denouement takes place.

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KevinDuJan
Jul 01, 2016

I can't believe I never saw this movie until now. It was beautifully filmed and an interesting story. It's amazing how well everyone articulated in old movies: no mumbling, no not being able to hear the dialogue. The plot twists were interesting and challenging. Movies from before the 1970s were made for a totally different audience than today.

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StarGladiator
Jun 10, 2016

Another great Cary Grant movie directed by Hitchcock!

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fdb045
Dec 26, 2015

One of the classic movies of all time. Not to be missed.

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phyllis49
Mar 18, 2012

A chase thriller in which a businessman is mistaken for a spy. Includes the original theatrical trailer.
Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason.
Alfred Hitchcock

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Monolith
Feb 27, 2012

Cop: "Sit down." Thornhill: "I don't wanna sit down. (sits) Perfectly alright, see? We'll get 'em. We'll throw the book at 'em. Assault & kidnaping. Assault with a gun and bourbon and a sports car. We'll get 'em." Cop: "You'll be alright after a good night's sleep. We got a nice cell all made up for ya." Thornhill: "I don't want a cell. I want a policeman."

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