Rope

(1948)

Overview

Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime.

  1. Hume Cronyn

    Writer

  2. Patrick Hamilton

    Writer

  3. Arthur Laurents

    Screenplay

  4. Ben Hecht

    Writer

  5. Alfred Hitchcock

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. James Stewart

    James Stewart

    Rupert Cadell

  2. John Dall

    John Dall

    Brandon Shaw

  3. Farley Granger

    Farley Granger

    Phillip Morgan

  4. Constance Collier

    Constance Collier

    Mrs. Anita Atwater

  5. Douglas Dick

    Douglas Dick

    Kenneth Lawrence

Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 26, 1948
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 21m

Budget $1,500,000.00

Revenue $2,200,000.00

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