One of Hitchcock’s finest, a masterpiece of suspense. When tennis pro Guy Haines idly makes conversation with a stranger about ‘swapping murders’ to get rid of the inconvenient people in their lives he thinks nothing of it. Until his wife turns up dead…
Given a good basis for a thriller in the Patricia Highsmith novel and a first-rate script, Hitchcock embroiders the plot into a gripping, palm-sweating piece of suspense.
- BBFC rating
- Running time
- 99 mins
- Other features
- Alfred Hitchcock
- Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman