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The Trouble with Harry 1954 PG

99 mins USA Director. Alfred Hitchcock

A distinct change of pace for Hitchcock, coming in the midst of a run of thrillers, The Trouble with Harry is one of the great director’s few out-and-out comedies, although the plot retains a touch of the macabre – the discovery of a dead body which alarms the local residents of an autumnal Vermont village.

Shirley MacLaine delights in her debut film role, for which she won a Bafta, and Hitchcock proves himself adept at providing a comedy with equal charm and devilishly black humour.

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Directed by

Alfred Hitchcock

Featuring

Shirley MacLaine

John Forsythe

Edmund Gwenn

Genres

Comedy

Collection

Hitchcock Collection Best of BAFTA Based on the Book… Closed Captions

Certificate

PG Contains infrequent mild sex references

Released

1954

Country

USA

Language

English

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