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Rated
PG
Runtime 80 min
Ratings
94% critics Rotten Tomatoes
90% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release 09/25/48
Actors Dick Hogan, John Dall, Farley Granger, Edith Evanson
Directors Alfred Hitchcock
Brandon and Philip are two young men who share a New York apartment. They consider themselves intellectually superior to their friend David Kentley and as a consequence decide to murder him. Together they strangle David with a rope and placing the body in an old chest, they proceed to hold a small party. The guests include David's father, his fiancée Janet and their old schoolteacher Rupert from whom they mistakenly took their ideas. As Brandon becomes increasingly more daring, Rupert begins to suspect.
Genre Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release 09/25/48
Actors Dick Hogan, John Dall, Farley Granger, Edith Evanson
Directors Alfred Hitchcock
Brandon and Philip are two young men who share a New York apartment. They consider themselves intellectually superior to their friend David Kentley and as a consequence decide to murder him. Together they strangle David with a rope and placing the body in an old chest, they proceed to hold a small party. The guests include David's father, his fiancée Janet and their old schoolteacher Rupert from whom they mistakenly took their ideas. As Brandon becomes increasingly more daring, Rupert begins to suspect.