An ex-tennis pro carries out a plot to have his wife murdered after discovering she is having an affair, and assumes she will soon leave him for the other man anyway. When things go wrong, he improvises a new plan - to frame her for murder instead.

  1. Frederick Knott


  2. Alfred Hitchcock


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ray Milland

    Ray Milland

    Tony Wendice

  2. Grace Kelly

    Grace Kelly

    Margot Mary Wendice

  3. Robert Cummings

    Robert Cummings

    Mark Halliday

  4. John Williams

    John Williams

    Chief Insp. Hubbard

  5. Anthony Dawson

    Anthony Dawson

    Charles Alexander Swann aka Captain Lesgate

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Dial M for Murder
Dial M for Murder


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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 29, 1954
    PG, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget $1,400,000.00

Revenue $3,000,000.00

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