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The 39 Steps

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Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Cast: Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll

The original version of the classic comedy thriller, starring legendary British heart-throb, Robert Donat, was a highlight of Hitchcock’s career. While sitting in a London theatre watching a man perform dazzling memory tricks, Richard Hannay and the rest of the audience flee after hearing a gunshot. As he leaves, he encounters a young woman who asks if she can accompany him. Fascinated by her apparent terror, he agrees. During the night, however, she is murdered in his flat, and he must avoid the police long enough to find the real killers and clear his name.

Genre: Crime/Thriller

Year: 1935

Running time: 86 minutes

Territory: Worldwide

Format: DCP

Language options: Dialogue - EN

The original version of the classic comedy thriller, starring legendary British heart-throb, Robert Donat, was a highlight of Hitchcock’s career. While sitting in a London theatre watching a man perform dazzling memory tricks, Richard Hannay and the rest of the audience flee after hearing a gunshot. As he leaves, he encounters a young woman who asks if she can accompany him. Fascinated by her apparent terror, he agrees. During the night, however, she is murdered in his flat, and he must avoid the police long enough to find the real killers and clear his name.



Country

City/Town

Cinema

Date


Germany

Berlin

Neue Babylon Berlin GmbH

14 June - 10 July


Switzerland

Bern

Kino REX

23 July - 29 August



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