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Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime.

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Directed by

Alfred Hitchcock

Written by

Ben Hecht (Writer)
Arthur Laurents (Screenplay)
Patrick Hamilton (Writer)
Hume Cronyn (Writer)

Runtime

81 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

It begins with a shriek… It ends with a shot!

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Keywords

murder planned murder based on play or musical long take strangle banquet footlocker rope

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