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Can someone disappear off a moving train - watch and see

Advantages: Good thrillr storyline, well acted
Disadvantages: In black and white, you may know the story already

...Film only review The Product 1938 British thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock Written by Sidney Gilliat and Frank Launder Based on the 1936 novel The Wheel Spins by Ethel Lina White Filmed in the Gainsborough Studios at Islington, Lo ...

rolandrat123 06.08.2016 · Read full review
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The Lady Vanishes - Or Does She?

Advantages: An enjoyable Hitchcock thriller with a fair bit of comedy
Disadvantages: Some might find it dated

The Lady Vanishes is an Alfred Hitchcock thriller released in 1938. In a fictional Central European country just prior to World War II a handful of British people are delayed overnight due to an avalanche. As their home bound train not due to leave u ...

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"Cricket, sir! Cricket!"

Advantages: Clever banter, vintage Hitchcock, quietly charming
Disadvantages: Not for the action-loving, thrill-a-minute seeker

...Before Alfred Hitchcock went on to make American films like Psycho, he was obsessed with making movies in the comedy /thriller /mystery genre with a distinctive English touch to them. Even after the advent of colour TV, I can totally understand why this f ...

habitualdamnation 09.07.2005 · Read full review
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But I just saw her on this train! She must exist!

Advantages: Charming, clever lines, satisfying ending
Disadvantages: Not for the impatient action-lover

...Before Alfred Hitchcock went on to make American films like Psycho, he was obsessed with making movies in the comedy /thriller /mystery genre with a distinctive English touch to them. Even after the advent of colour TV, I can totally understand why this f ...

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The Boredom Vanishes (Lame title or what?).

Advantages: Easy-going on the head.
Disadvantages: A little 'twee' for nowadays, but still a good classic.

The Lady Vanishes. What can I say? It's a pretty good film for one of those sleepy rainy Sunday afternoons or cold miserable sick-days! The film is about a woman named Miss Froy, who evidently, goes missing, and someone she helped out of the goodness o ...

duderob1989 25.06.2006 · Read full review
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