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Notorious (1946) was a Film Noir - Romance Film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and produced by Alfred Hitchcock.

The film was based on the serial (2-part story) The Song of the Dragon written by John Taintor Foote published in The Saturday Evening Post in Nov 1921.

Notorious was inducted into the National Film Registry in 2006.

Academy Awards 1946 --- Ceremony Number 19 (source: AMPAS)

AwardRecipientResult
Best Supporting ActorClaude RainsNominated
Best WritingBen HechtNominated
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Rancho Notorious (1952): Chug-a-Lug

By 4 Star Film Fan on Sep 1, 2019 From 4 Star Films

The legend goes that the ever-meddling megalomaniac of RKO Pictures, Howard Hughes, insisted the film’s title be changed to Rancho Notorious?because European audiences wouldn’t know what a “Chug-a-Lug” was. Director Fritz Lang, who was himself a European emigre, snidely repli... Read full article


Blu-ray Review: Notorious ? The Criterion Collection

By Devon Powell on Jan 25, 2019 From Hitchcock Master

Spine # 137 Distributor: Criterion Collection (USA) Release Date: January 15, 2019 Region: Region A Length: 01:41:37 Video: 1080P (MPEG-4, AVC) Main Audio: English Linear PCM Audio (48 kHz, 1152 kbps, 24-bit) Subtitles: English SDH Ratio: 1.37:1 Bitrate: 29.73 Mbps Notes: This title is also availab... Read full article


Review: Notorious (1946)

By 4 Star Film Fan on May 9, 2018 From 4 Star Films

I never put much stock in a Hitchcock title out of force of habit or lack thereof because he never seemed to. But thinking on Notorious I came to the rather unextraordinary epiphany that it refers to lovely Ingrid Bergman as much as any Nazi, at least from a certain perspective. In the film, she pla... Read full article


DOUBLE BILL #6: Gilda (1946) and Notorious (1946)

By Carol Martinheira on Sep 12, 2017 From The Old Hollywood Garden

DOUBLE BILL #6: Gilda (1946) and Notorious (1946) On September 12, 2017 By CarolIn Uncategorized I know what you?re thinking. These two films don?t have a lot in common, apart from the year they were released and arguably the genre they belong to. But something else th... Read full article


1001 Classic Movies: Notorious

By Amanda Garrett on Feb 13, 2017 From Old Hollywood Films

Notorious (1946), starring Ingrid Bergman and Cary Grant, is one of the 1001 classic movies you should see. Each Monday, I'm going to recommend a classic movie you should see (for the reasons behind the 1001 series and reviews of earlier films covered go here). February's theme is the leading lad... Read full article


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Quotes from

Alicia: Do you love me, Commodore?
Commodore: You're a very beautiful woman.
Alicia: I'll have another drink to appreciate that.


Devlin: A man doesn't tell a woman what to do. She tells herself.


Alicia: Don't ever leave me.
Devlin: You'll never get rid of me again.
Alicia: Never tried to.


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Facts about

Producer David O. Selznick originally wanted Vivien Leigh to play Alicia.
Lester Dorr was cast as a motorcycle policeman but was cut from the released print.
Alfred Hitchcock claimed that the FBI had him under surveillance for three months because the film dealt with uranium.
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