Joan Fontaine won an Oscar for Best Actress for her work in this one. This was the only time that a performer won an Oscar in an Alfred Hitchcock film.
“If you had it all to do over again, would you still have married me?” – Carole Lombard as Ann Smith
The second film from the partnership of Alfred Hitchcock and Jimmy Stewart.
“Now you listen to me, I’m an advertising man, not a red herring. I’ve got a job, a secretary, a mother, two ex-wives and several bartenders that depend upon me, and I don’t intend to disappoint them all by getting myself slightly killed.” – Cary Grant as Roger Thornhill
“She knew everyone that mattered. Everyone loved her.” – Judith Anderson as Mrs. Danvers
Grace Kelly would lead the cast of 1954’s Hitchcock classic Dial M for Murder the story about a perfect murder.
This film would be the start of a Hollywood partnership that would make some of the best suspense films of its time. Stewart and Hitchcock would create films that would stand the test of time.