Blackmail

(1929)
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Alice's boyfriend Frank is a Scotland Yard detective who seems more interested in police work than in her. When she agrees to go out with another man, he attacks her and she defends herself and kills him. When the body is discovered, Frank is assigned to the case. He quickly discovers that Alice is the killer, but so has someone else, and they are threatening blackmail.

  1. Alfred Hitchcock

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Benn W. Levy

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Anny Ondra

    Anny Ondra

    Alice White

  2. Sara Allgood

    Sara Allgood

    Mrs. White

  3. Charles Paton

    Charles Paton

    Mr. White

  4. John Longden

    John Longden

    Detective Frank Webber

  5. Donald Calthrop

    Donald Calthrop

    Tracy

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Blackmail
Blackmail

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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 6, 1929
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 25m

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