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I Confess (1953) was a Crime - Film Noir Film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and produced by Alfred Hitchcock and Sidney Bernstein.

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Hitchcock at Warner Bros: I Confess

By Amanda Garrett on Feb 10, 2018 From Old Hollywood Films

I Confess (1953) is perhaps the most underrated movie in Alfred Hitchcock's impressive filmography. This thriller about a priest who must remain silent about a murder confession stars Anne Baxter and Montgomery Clift and was filmed on location in Quebec City, Quebec (photo above). This article is... Read full article

I Confess : Hitchcock in Quebec

By Virginie Pronovost on Aug 14, 2016 From The Wonderful World of Cinema

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I Confess (1953)

on May 18, 2016 From Journeys in Classic Film

To confess sins, whether in the cloistered confines of a confessional or the wide-open, if somewhat anonymous, world of the internet is to lay oneself bare. Alfred Hitchcock’s I Confess?presents confession as deceptive, dangerous, and deadly (the worst of the three “d’s”). Mo... Read full article

Warner Archive: Alfred Hitchcock's I Confess (1953) on Blu-ray

By KC on Mar 10, 2016 From Classic Movies

The swooning sadness of romantic yearning hangs over I Confess like a lonely specter. Not what I expected from an Alfred Hitchcock film, especially one featuring a priest and the Catholic church. This lesser known drama from the master of suspense is a departure for the director in many ways, though... Read full article

Blu-ray Review: I Confess

By Devon Powell on Feb 1, 2016 From Hitchcock Master

Distributor: Warner Bros. Release Date: February 16, 2016 Region: Region A Length: 01:34:27 Video: 1080P (MPEG-4, AVC) Main Audio: 2.0 English DTS-HD Master Audio Alternate Audio: 2.0 French Dolby Digital 2.0 Spanish (Castellano) Dolby Digital 2.0 Spanish (Latino) Dolby Digital 2.0 Polish Dolby Dig... Read full article

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In the original play, the priest was hanged. This scene had to be eliminated and replaced with another scene to avoid the wrath of the censor.
In his interview with François Truffaut, Alfred Hitchcock said he was so impressed with the performance of Anita Björk in Fröken Julie that he hired her for this movie. However, when she arrived in Hollywood, Bjork brought her lover, writer Stig Dagerman, and their baby daughter. Since they were not married, Warner Bros. insisted that Hitchcock find another actress for the role of Ruth Grandfort, in this case Anne Baxter.
The film is based on the 1902 play "Nos deux consciences" by Paul Anthelme, but little is known about any production of the play. Anthelme was a journalist who also wrote under the name Paul Bourde.
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