Rear Window (1954)
- Wed, Oct 28
Director: Alfred Hitchcock Run Time: 112 min. Rating: PG Release Year: 1954
Starring: Grace Kelly, James Stewart, Raymond Burr, Thelma Ritter, Wendell Corey
About the film:
Academy Award-nominated for Best Director, Best Writing, Best Cinematography, and Best Sound.
Confined to his New York apartment, an injured photographer keeps himself occupied by observing his neighbors, and he begins to suspect that a man across the courtyard may have murdered his wife.
Screenplay by John Michael Hayes based on Cornell Woolrich’s short story “It Had to Be Murder.”
Called “a witty, sprightly, romantic, morbid, paranoid blend of all Hitchcock’s strongest suits” in Esquire’s new Best Of Hitchcock article. A fitting conclusion to this year’s Hitchcocktober series.Hitchcocktober 2020