The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)

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Director

Alfred Hitchcock

Cast

James Stewart as Dr. Benjamin McKenna

Doris Day as Josephine Conway McKenna

Brenda de Banzie as Lucy Drayton

Bernard Miles as Edward Drayton

Ralph Truman as Inspector Buchanan

Daniel Gélin as Louis Bernard

Mogens Wieth as Ambassador

Alan Mowbray as Val Parnell

Christopher Olsen as Henry McKenna

Writers

John Michael Hayes (screenplay)

Charles Bennett (based on story)

D.B. Wyndham Lewis (based on story)


Summary

A Doctor is on vacation with his wife and son in Morocco when a chance encounter with a stranger sets their trip, and their lives, on a drastically different course. The stranger, killed in front of the family in the marketplace, reveals an assassination plot to the Americans.
A Doctor is on vacation with his wife and son in Morocco when a chance encounter with a stranger sets their trip, and their lives, on a drastically different course. The stranger, killed in front of the family in the marketplace, reveals an assassination plot to the Americans.

Genre

Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Released

April 29, 1956 (Cannes)

Runtime

2hrs 0min

MPAA

Rated PG

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