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Part of the: Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection

Status: Released

Runtime: 136

Budget: $4,000,000

Revenue: $13,275,000

Language: en

Webpage: -

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  •  NR

  • 1959-09-17

  • 1959-10-19

  • 1959-10-21

  • 1959-11-12

  • 1959-11-22

  • 1959-11-27

  • 1959-12-18

  • 1960-03-08

  • 1960-03-17

  • 1999-10-20

Plot Keywords

Alternative Titles

  • Der unsichtbare Dritte (1959)
Content Score: 100

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Alfred Hitchcock Director


Ernest Lehman Author
Ernest Lehman Screenplay


Alfred Hitchcock Producer
Herbert Coleman Producer
Leonard Murphy Casting


Bernard Herrmann Original Music Composer
Van Allen James Sound Designer
Franklin Milton Recording Supervision


Robert Burks Director of Photography


George Tomasini Editor


Robert F. Boyle Production Design
William A. Horning Art Direction
Merrill Pye Art Direction


Sol Gorss Stunt Double


Bud McNeil Best Boy Electric
Bill Shaw Gaffer


A. Arnold Gillespie Special Effects
Lee LeBlanc Special Effects


Cary Grant as Roger O. Thornhill
Eva Marie Saint as Eve Kendall
James Mason as Phillip Vandamm
Jessie Royce Landis as Clara Thornhill
Philip Coolidge as Dr. Cross
Doreen Lang as Maggie - Thornhill's Secretary
Josephine Hutchinson as Vandamm's Sister aka Mrs. Townsend
Leo G. Carroll as The Professor
Philip Ober as Lester Townsend
Adam Williams as Valerian
Edward Platt as Victor Larrabee
Robert Ellenstein as Licht
Martin Landau as Leonard
Les Tremayne as Auctioneer
Patrick McVey as Sergeant Flamm
Edward Binns as Captain Junket
Ken Lynch as Charley - Chicago Policeman
Nora Marlowe as Menacing housekeeper
Maudie Prickett as Hotel maid Elsie
Ned Glass as Ticket seller
Malcolm Atterbury as Man waiting for bus
Bess Flowers as Plaza Hotel lounge patron