Day: October 19, 2019

Favorite Hitchcock Films

10.19.19 Evening all! Did you think that I would forget about what this month is? Of course not, but I do want to put together some things. Alfred Hitchcock is one of my favorite film directors, so it would be fitting to tell you what my favorite Hitchcock films are…   Dial M for Murder (1954) Ex-tennis pro Tony Wendice (Ray Milland) wants to have his wealthy wife, Margot (Grace Kelly), murdered so he can get his hands on her inheritance. When he discovers her affair with Mark Halliday (Robert Cummings), he comes up with the perfect plan to kill her. He blackmails an old acquaintance into carrying out the murder, but the carefully-orchestrated set-up goes awry, and Margot stays alive. Now Wendice must frantically scheme to outwit the police and avoid having his plot detected.         The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) Dr. Ben McKenna (James Stewart) is on vacation with his wife (Doris Day) and son in Morocco when a chance encounter with a stranger sets their trip, and their …