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The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) was a Adventure - Mystery Film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and produced by Alfred Hitchcock and Herbert Coleman.

Academy Awards 1956 --- Ceremony Number 29 (source: AMPAS)

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Best Music - SongMusic and Lyrics by Jay Livingston and Ray EvansWon
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The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)

By 4 Star Film Fan on Mar 28, 2018 From 4 Star Films

Although Hitchcock did many riffs off the same themes, he very rarely tried to do the same film twice over. The Man Who Knew Too Much might be the one exception and even then if you place these two thrillers from 1934 and 1956 up next to each other, they’re similarities are fairly nominal. The... Read full article


ClassicFlix (Teen Scene): The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)

By Virginie Pronovost on Jun 27, 2017 From The Wonderful World of Cinema

From March 2015 to April 2017, I was writing the monthly Teen Scene column for the website ClassicFlix. My objective was to promote classic films among teenagers and young adults. Due to the instauration of a new version of the website, it?s now more difficult to access to the old version and read t... Read full article


The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)

on Apr 24, 2017 From Journeys in Classic Film

Last year I reviewed the Alfred Hitchcock film The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) starring James Stewart and Doris Day. I wasn’t in love with it, but Day was solid and the sweeping cinematography captivated me. During the recent TCM Classic Film Festival I was able to watch the original installm... Read full article


The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)

on Jul 5, 2016 From Journeys in Classic Film

Following the painstakingly tense Shadow of a Doubt?(1943) with The Man Who Knew Too Much was always a gamble, especially since things?worked together so perfectly in the last film. But the stew Hitchcock crafts for The Man Who Knew Too Much, a remake of his?own 1934 drama, ends up being just that &... Read full article


The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)

By Beatrice on Apr 14, 2016 From Flickers in Time

The Man Who Knew Too Much Directed by Alfred Hitchcock Written by John Michael Hayes; story by Charles Bennett and D.B. Wyndham-Lewis 1956/USA Paramount Pictures/Filwite Productions Repeat viewing/Netflix rental #328 of 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die I like this middle-range Hitchcock m... Read full article


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Dr. Ben McKenna: Sorry we were gone so long, but we had to pick up Hank!


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Throughout the filming, Doris Day became increasingly concerned that Alfred Hitchcock paid more attention to camera setups, lighting and technical matters than he did to her performance. Convinced that he was displeased with her work, she finally confronted him. His reply was, "My dear Miss Day, if you weren't giving me what I wanted, *then* I would have to direct you!"
The aeroplane shown in this film (G-AMOF) was a Viscount 701 owned by BEA.
The plot calls for a man (Daniel Gélin in the role of Louis Bernard) to be discovered as "not Moroccan" because he was wearing black makeup. The makeup artists couldn't find a black substance that would come off easily, and so they painted the fingers of the other man (James Stewart) white, so that he would leave pale streaks on the other man's skin (according to Patricia Hitchcock, this idea was suggested by Daniel Gélin).
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