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Lady Vanishes, The (1938) Movie Information

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Lady Vanishes, The (1938)
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Overall Rank:

759

Avg. Rating:

3.03/4

# of Ratings:

95

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller

Rating:

NR

Language:

English

Theater Date:

11/01/1938

Director:

Alfred Hitchcock

Actors:

Margaret Lockwood
Michael Redgrave
Paul Lukas
Dame May Whitty
Cecil Parker
Linden Travers

 

 

 

 

Plot Outline:

A night of bad weather strands a trans-European trains in a small country Inn. Socialite Iris Henderson strikes up a conversation with an old governess Miss Froy. When the journey resumes, Miss Froy has disappeared, and with the help of a musician, she vows to get to the bottom of the mystery.

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Snoogans 08/11/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
3/4 

Mysterious and comical. This is lighter in tone, for a Hitchcock film. Some good fun.

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mitchellyoung 08/17/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
3/4 

This is an underappreciated early gem from Hitchcock. It features the right blend of light comedy and mystery to remain interesting and thrilling until the unsuspecting conclusion.

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TheWolf 08/21/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
3/4 

While "The Lady Vanishes" may not have the trademark Hitchcock look of some of the Master's later films, it is still terrific. While it may seem dated, and this is Hitchcock's early work, the film still has all the trademarks of the Master of Thrillers.

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Chris Kavan 07/29/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
3/4 

What begins as a light romance takes a mysterious turn under the deft hand of Alfred Hitchcock. No one is who you think they are, and a missing woman is the catalyst for an international conspiracy.

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01/15/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

The Lady Vanishes review

A group of strangers bond in a hotel and train. Iris Henderson (Margaret Lockwood) meets an old lady named Froy (May Whitty). It is evident even in the early works of Hitchcock that he really chooses gorgeous actresses. One of the best quotes from the picture: Iris – “I have no regrets. I’ve done everything.” Froy - “Some people have so little consideration of others.” “I don’t think you can judge any country based on its politics.” One of the characters speaks so fast which is difficult to understand the film at times. It had few unbelievable scenes such as a stranger coming inside another girl’s room who she doesn’t know, which is not even locked. Pace of the film is slow even the first 30min. was not that interesting. However, the pace improves and its themes of regrets, apprec...

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3/4 

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