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Dial M for Murder

29 May 1954

1 hr 45 min

Crime, Thriller, Drama, Mystery

If a woman answers...hang on for dear life!
An ex-tennis pro carries out a plot to have his wife murdered after discovering she is having an affair, and assumes she will soon leave him for the other man anyway. When things go wrong, he improvises a new plan - to frame her for murder instead.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
Budget: $1M


Alfred Hitchcock (Producer)



Production Companies

Warner Bros. Pictures


Ray Milland (as Tony Wendice)
Grace Kelly (as Margot Mary Wendice)
Anthony Dawson (as Charles Alexander Swann aka Captain Lesgate)
Leo Britt (as Storyteller)
George Leigh (as Detective Williams)
Robin Hughes (as Police Sergeant O'Brien)
Guy Doleman (as Detective (uncredited))
Bess Flowers (as Woman Exiting Ship (uncredited))
Alfred Hitchcock (as Man at Tony's Table in Dinner Photograph (uncredited))
Harold Miller (as Men's Club Party Member (uncredited))
Martin Milner (as Policeman Outside Wendice Flat (uncredited))



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