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Notorious

1946 Drama, Thriller, Romance

About

In order to help bring Nazis to justice, U.S. government agent T.R. Devlin recruits Alicia Huberman, the American daughter of a convicted German war criminal, as a spy. As they begin to fall for one another, Alicia is instructed to win the affections of Alexander Sebastian, a Nazi hiding out in Braz...

Directed by

Alfred Hitchcock

Written by

Alfred Hitchcock (Screenplay)
Ben Hecht (Screenplay)
Clifford Odets (Dialogue)
John Taintor Foote (Author)

Runtime

103 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Cary Grant
as T.R. Devlin
Ingrid Bergman
as Alicia Huberman
Claude Rains
as Alexander Sebastian
Louis Calhern
as Captain Paul Prescott
Leopoldine Konstantin
as Madame Anna Sebastian
Reinhold Schünzel
as Dr. Anderson
Ivan Triesault
as Eric Mathis
Alex Minotis
as Joseph, Sebastian's Butler

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Ben Hecht

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Claude Rains

Lists

#118 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#147 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#86 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI