Dial M for Murder

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Director

Alfred Hitchcock

Cast

Ray Milland as Tony Wendice

Grace Kelly as Margot Mary Wendice

Robert Cummings as Mark Halliday

John Williams as Chief Inspector Hubbard

Anthony Dawson as Charles Alexander Swann

Writers

Frederick Knott (play and screen play)


Summary

An Ex-tennis pro wants to have his wealthy wife murdered so he can get his hands on her inheritance. He blackmails an old acquaintance into carrying out the murder, but the carefully-orchestrated set-up goes awry.
An Ex-tennis pro wants to have his wealthy wife murdered so he can get his hands on her inheritance. He blackmails an old acquaintance into carrying out the murder, but the carefully-orchestrated set-up goes awry.

Genre

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Released

May 29, 1954

Runtime

1hr 45min

MPAA

Rated PG

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