Hitchcock: Man Who Knew Too Much (The)
Celebrated for his suspense-packed thrillers, macabre plots and twist endings, Alfred Hitchcock is one of cinema’s greatest auteurs. he directed over 60 films throughout his career and The Man Who Knew Too Much is one of his most significant pre-war British films. Starring Leslie Banks and Peter Lorre, this set includes an exceptionally rare 1972 interview with hitchcock, alongside footage of him filming on location in London.
While holidaying in Switzerland with their daughter Betty, Jill Lawrence and her husband accidentally become involved in murder and intrigue when an undercover Secret Service agent, Louis, whispers the whereabouts of a vital message to Lawrence as he lies dying from a gunshot wound.
• Introduction to The Man Who Knew Too Much by Charles Barr
• Aquarius: Alfred the Great - Hitchcock is interviewed on the 1972 Arts programme
• Image Gallery