A pianist receives a mysterious letter from a woman who played a key role in his past. 303 more words
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Rebecca, 1940, United Artists. Starring Joan Fontaine, Laurence Olivier. Co-starring Judith Anderson, George Sanders. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. B&W, 130 minutes.
A naïve young woman of lowly means (Joan Fontaine), whose lack of confidence keeps her from so much as revealing her name, has met the dashing and wealthy Maxim de Winter (Laurence Olivier), owner of the renowned Manderley estate. 585 more words
A bookish young woman rashly marries a charming playboy but mounting circumstantial evidence of wrongdoing leads her to fear for her life.
In this early project by the master of suspense, Alfred Hitchcock takes the formula of the breezy screwball romance and turns it on its head. 153 more words