About

When Dr. Anthony Edwardes arrives at a Vermont mental hospital to replace the outgoing hospital director, Dr. Constance Peterson, a psychoanalyst, discovers Edwardes is actually an impostor. The man confesses that the real Dr. Edwardes is dead and fears he may have killed him, but cannot recall anything. Dr. Peterson, however is convinced his impostor is innocent of the man's murder, and joins him...

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Directed by

Alfred Hitchcock

Written by

Ben Hecht (Screenplay)

Runtime

111 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The maddest love that ever possessed a woman.

Cast

Keywords

amnesia psychologist insane asylum

Photos

Lists

250 Quintessential Noir Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture Miklós Rózsa

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography, Black-and-White George Barnes

Oscar nomination for Best Effects, Special Effects Jack Cosgrove

Oscar nomination for Best Picture